Your erudition is incomplete if you don’t have a chance to share it among your inquisitive fraternity. The paper presentation session is especially meant for that purpose. In order to provide an avenue for young minds and to inspire them for higher achievements this paper presentation is only for students. We would only be more than eager to welcome you and your brilliant ideas.
The participant students must be currently pursuing education ( Undergraduate,postgraduate or PhD) in a recognized institute. The participants may be asked to furnish the supporting documents as to prove the forementioned criteria.
  1. The competition will be organized in two phases. The first stage will be online submission while the second will be at IIT Kharagpur during GREAT STEP.
  2. The PRELIMINARY round will aim to float initial challenge to all the participants. The participants have to submit an abstract of their work online before deadline.
  3. Teams will be short listed on the basis of the merit of their submission. Short listed participants will be eligible to appear for Paper Presentation at IIT Kharagpur during GREAT STEP.
  4. Second Round will be a presentation cum debate cum questionnaire round whereby the participants will have to present their work done on the topic before other teams and judges.
  5. The final winners will be declared on the basis of the scores achieved by the participants in the second round.
  1. Only teams who have registered online would be able to participate.
  2. Each team can contain a maximum of Four (4) participants. Students from different colleges can form a single team.
  3. The submission has to be as a word document which should be mailed to mineindite@greatstep.in before deadline.
  4. The document should not be longer than 6 pages including the abstract.Teams should mention their college name and the names of their members on the first page of the word file.
  5. The teams are not allowed to submit any copyright material or any research paper of any Professor etc. If someone is found using any such material team will be disqualified from the event.
  6. Papers that have already been accepted in standard national conferences or published in journals shall get a direct entry to the second round. However, Authors must make sure their participation in GREAT STEP does not lead to violation of Copyright laws of conferences/seminars they have previously attended.
  7. Papers presented in GREAT STEP can be presented at other events also.
  8. Teams qualified for second round are required to bring 3 printed copies of their presentation which need to be submitted before the event starts.
  9. Teams qualified for second round will get 10 minutes time to present.
  10. The decision of the judges would be final and binding.
  11. Only Top three teams will get certificate of merit. However other teams would get a certificate of participation.
    Abstract submission deadline : 10-10-2017
Prize Money worth 20000 INR or $300
1st Prize: 10000 INR or $150
2nd Prize: 6000 INR or $100
3rd Prize: 4000 INR or $50
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