2017 marks another year of success for Parkar’s journey with Tech Gig Code Gladiators, India’s national hackathon.
In 2015, 1 finalist from Parkar entered the top 150 coders, today in our third consecutive year of participation; 8 finalists entered the Grand Finale as India’s top 200 coders! Kudos to Amit Gandhi, Omkar Khatavkar, Amit Ukirade, Navin Theruvingal, Jinal Gohel, Girish Vispute, Bharat Devre, Swagata Gupta for representing Parkar in the grand finale held in Bangalore, and making it a big win for us!
“It feels great to be a part of such a successful event that even made it to the Guinness World Record! It was exhilarating to make it to the grand finale and represent Parker; and competing with 200 challengers was a euphoric experience for all of us! 6 hours to solve 2 complex problems- intense yet challenging with all the positive energy all around!” Jinal Gohel recollects upon her return from Bangalore.
“It was a wonderful experience to qualify in an inordinate event! Your efforts and hours of dedication pay you off in the finals, we’ve practiced as a team to perform at our best in the Grand Finale! In all, a great platform to meet people from different organizations and learn new things. Participating in such type of competitions is imperative to growth!” says Omkar Khatavkar.
TechGig has proven that India is at the Top of the Global IT Industry, having won the Guinness World Record for the Country beating the likes of China and USA to create the Biggest Programming Event in the history of the world weʼre proud to be a part of it!