The hackathon aimed at coming up with solutions for the healthcare sector that strengthen coordination across health care institutions leading to robust ecosystem, enable forecasting of communicable diseases and identification of hotspots utilizing various vector indices, provide health related information through eHealth portal using AI based chat system, make aware-help-act to handle mental health issues, realize off the shelf distribution for medicines, relieve stress and fight deep procrastination. Dr. Surya Prasad J, Vice Chancellor, Dr. Sridhar K. S, Registrar and Dr. Krishna V, Dean Student Affairs inaugurated the event. Prof. Sathya Prasad and Vijendra Kumar judged the top three teams based on innovativeness, feasibility, creativity and future scope.
First prize was won by team HackMeIfYouCan of Sahana Parasuram, Adeeba Saher, Bhuvan Vijay Kumar and Saransh Mehta. The second prize was won by Team.sol of Rohan Goud, Anusha Naik, Rohan Kumar, Sarvesh Sudhan and third prize went to team PotatoPower by Swapnil Nair, Shashank Varma, Shreyas Kaundinya and Gagan P. Thirty four teams from RR and EC campuses participated in the 24-hour Health Hackathon organized by Club Weal of PESU in association with Devfolio on September 16-17, 2022 at RR campus.