Fest Name: Cognizance 2015 Organising College Name: IIT ROORKEE Fest Type: Technical Festival Fest Start Date: 27th march 2015 Fest End Date: 29th march 2015 Fest Info: With legacy of IIT Roorkee being a fountainhead of science and technology, Cognizance has evolved way past its years and now, is ardently recognized as one of the top-notch technical fests in the mainland. Initiated in 2003, we have provided a podium for engineering innovations and raw ideas to echo, throughout our 12 years of unmatched glorious past.Last year was a benchmark in terms of quality and reach. A plethora of different events were introduced this time and thanks to the success of the previous version of the festival that these events experienced an overwhelming participation of 50,000 from all over the world .The official website turned into one of the most sought after site, recording around 10 lakh hits over a period of 2 peak months.
Now,in our 13th domain.Society today has a tendency to suppress independent thought and action. in the process though, what we are becoming aren’t unique intelligent beings but robots desperately trying to fit inside the box. It is only when we empower the individual that we can become together become a force of change to reckon with.
Life and light go hand in hand; one does not exist without the other. It focuses on invigorating and instigating every Individual to put his best for the society and for country. It is only when we empower the individual that we can together become a force of change to reckon with. With the backdrop of United Nation’s observance of International Year of Light & Light based Technologies in 2015, the theme “PHOTONIZING I” basically speaks of Individual Empowerment. Cognizance 2015 provides a platform where each and every person can carve out their own niche, and yet work in synergy to create a better tomorrow.
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Roorkee, a quiet town of moderate size in the district of Haridwar (Uttarakhand), is located on the banks of the upper Ganga Canal, which starts at Haridwar, 30km away. Roorkee is well connected to Delhi by rail and road. It is situated on National Highway (N.H.) 58 (Delhi-Haridwar) as-well-as on N.H. 73 (Haridwar-Panchkula) and is on Amristar-Howrah main rail route. Roorkee is approximately 175 km from New Delhi and it takes 4� hours by road. New Delhi-Dehra Dun-New Delhi Shatabdi Express and Jan Shatabdi Express stop at Roorkee. This makes it convenient to travel between Delhi and Roorkee. The nearest airport is located at Jolly Grant, Dehra Dun. However, Delhi is the preferred airport.