Team Vertech from PES University Crack national IoT Challenge
In IoT Challenge 2018, held at IIT Bombay, the innovative solution that revolutionizes farming in cities devised by Team Vertech won the top honours. Competing against over forty qualifying teams from colleges across India the remote control mechanism powered by Android application designed to monitor soil moisture, temperature, humidity and lighting won Rs 10,000/- as cash prize and other Prizes worth Rs 35,000/-. Vertical farming using organic techniques is enabled by the IoT platform in a manner that dramatically increases yield with minimal management. The Vertech team comprised of Saurabh Kuruvila, Rupith Baburaj, Adithya and Aashish Tammana. The IoT challenge is an initiative of i3indya Technologies.
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