IIT Gandhinagar
Annual Tech
Amalthea '19 | 19-20 October
Amalthea organises an extensive lineup of events, ranging from technical to general knowledge fields. Each event is unique and presents a different set of challenges. Students from all over the country compete to win these.

Do YOU think you have the mettle to code the most efficient algorithms? D’code is back this year to give you some more challenging problems, where your code is the key to win exciting cash prizes.

D’code is a three-hour competitive programming contest held on Codechef. Light up your coding spirits and seek the accepted (AC) verdict on your submissions!

The Contest starts on 1 November, 21:00 hrs IST.

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"Technical skill is mastery of complexity, Art is mastery of simplicity."

An artist is the one who makes a perfect balance between both. TechArts is an event which aims at challenging the brain with unconventional problems which intrigue the artist within to come up with a rather logical solution. It includes brain teasers, puzzles and challenges based on technical topics like Mathematics and implementation of algorithms. This one day enthralling event demands you to delve into an enigmatic space and pave a way out, fighting against the time. Check the website for updates.

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"There is only one thing stronger than all the armies of the world: and that is an idea whose time has come."
— Victor Hugo

ICon (Innovative Conference) is an event which aims to bring hidden and unknown ideas/innovations in front of the world. By bringing these innovative ideas together, we create a unique platform for participants to learn, exchange ideas and collaborate with experts. Stay hooked to the website for updates.

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After last year’s huge success, Cryptix is coming back this year in its third iteration. With more challenging and enthralling tasks, CryptixCTF will touch many aspects of information security.

CryptixCTF is jeopardy-style Capture The Flag(CTF) event with categories like web exploitation, reverse engineering and cryptography. It will be a really good start for beginners interested in the field of cyber security. Remember, “Don’t be a Script kiddie”!.

Hosting platform links will be announced later. Stay glued to the website for updates. For any further queries or communication during ctf, join the discord server, https://discord.gg/rk2zg3P

Registrations Closed

"Design is a plan for arranging elements in such a way as best to accomplish a particular purpose."
— Charles Eames

Amalthea'19 is coming!

Do you love making robots? Are you a dreamer, dreaming about making India clean and healthy?

If yes, then the coming edition of roboquest is the perfect place for you to showcase your skills. Roboquest has been a part of Amalthea for the past 10 years. Over the years, it has changed identities, some time drastically and sometimes subtly. But one thing is for sure- the event has grown in scale and difficulty so prepare yourself cleverly. Build your robots to compete with your opponents and overcome challenges. The tasks will check every aspect of a robot- speed, precision, strength and logic. Be a part of Roboquest! Check the website for more updates.

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IDRL and Amalthea are back with the fourth edition of DRA. So, gear up for an unparalleled aerial racing competition as the best pilots assemble to battle it out to decide who takes the glory. A thrilling do-or-die tournament where professionals from all over India showcase their drone racing skills in an exquisitely constructed arena.

Be a part of India's first National Drone Racing Event, as Amalthea promises to give you an experience like never before.

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“Logical thinking is the major aspect of developing your brain, once you put your logic to good use, your increased analytical skills will help you analyze the world better”
— D.Bhutada

Do you think you’re smart? Are you proud of being the “logical guy” in your friend circle? Get a chance to put your logical skills to good use and win exciting prizes. Participate in the new and exciting Logix as a set of logical puzzles await you. Register for the event and put your mind to the ultimate test. Stay hooked to the website for further updates.

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"The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team."

With this in the mind, Amalthea comes back this year with a brand new iteration of "BRAINWIZ", an event specifically for students of class 8th to 12th to encourage them to look beyond their textual knowledge and give them a break from their traditional classroom learning.

It is an event aimed at testing the participants' logical aptitude and applicative knowledge of science and maths. The event consists of three rounds - logical aptitude tests, chosen genre and buzzer round each with a surprise sub round.

While being challenging to play against the best, it will also be a great fun. So gear up, don't question your strength, find a group of people who challenge and inspire you and get ready for the title of ‘BRAINWIZ’ and win exciting prizes. Stay glued to the website for updates.

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"If you are curious, you'll find the puzzles around you. If you are determined, you will solve them."
— Enro Rubik

These are the famous words of the creator of the Rubik's cube. His curiosity gave us the cube, do you have the determination to solve them?

Amalthea is proud to bring to you "Amalthea Open 2019", an official WCA event. Cubing is not only about solving a 27 piece 3*3 cube, its much more than that. With dozens of cubes out in the market, cubing has become even more engaging and competitive. It tests your speed and your skills. So gear up and get ready to set your best times!

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Do you love F1 racing? Always want to experience the noise of the acceleration of IC engines? Want to show your handling skills? So this is the place for you. Build your own beast to compete against theopponents and win huge prize money.

Amalthea’19 gives you a chance to come and show your skills. We invite all the enthused champs out there. Be a part of one of the most exciting races. Be a part of DRIFT!

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'Knowledge is Power' -Sir Francis Bacon

The congregation of intellects is back this year to raise the bar of quizzing yet again. Bigger and better, this year's edition will have heart-pumping rounds with brain-racking questions.

Come and battle it out with great college minds in a series of differently demanding rounds of general awareness questions with a slight hint of sci-tech due to the nature of Amalthea.

Get rewarded for knowledge, or get rewarded by knowledge. Either way, you win.

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“One man’s “magic” is another man’s engineering. “Supernatural” is a null word.”
— Robert A. Heinlein

Curiosity sparks Innovation, which cradles today's science and technology with not just brains but ingenuity as well and thus, We at Amalthea 2019, bring to you, ELECTRONICA. An event which will test your fundamentals in the field of Electronics. It will leave you puzzled but at the same time will help you enhance your technical prowess as you solve real-life problems. It will test your ability to design circuits to suit your needs; hence provoking a sense of fidelity to the field of Science and Technology. So, to all the misfits and the rebels out there, to the tech-savvy freaks, We invite you to be a part of this engrossing event. Register here to win loads of prizes! Stay tuned for more updates

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A car that runs on Chemicals, unique right? Just like this new event at Amalthea.

Do you think you can make your own super-fast “Chem-e-car”? Then this is the right place for you. Build your own CMW (Chemical Made Wagon), win the race and get a chance to win exclusive prizes! Build with chemicals, win with speed!!

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