The programme was targeted at students, teachers and professionals who are starting their career in embedded systems. It offered two tracks –
Track A – MSP430 Low Power Microcontroller from Texas Instruments
Track B – BeagleBone Black Single Board Computer from Texas Instruments
The registrations for the programme commenced during the last week of March, 2016. Over 150 entries from ungergraduate & post-graduate students as well as faculty, from numerous institutions across 17 states were received by the deadline of mid May. The interested applicants confirmed their participation by paying the requisite programme fees before the commencement of the programme on June 6, 2016.
There were 116 confirmed participants - students and faculty - from a multitude of disciplines. Illustrated below are some interesting statistics, highlighting the multiformity of the participants.
Geographic Distribution of Participants