Unisys Opens Registration for 14th Annual Unisys Innovation Program
Formerly known as Cloud 20/20™, the annual event of India serves as a platform for Unisys students, faculty, and mentors to collaborate and conceptualize innovative solutions
BENGALERU, India and BLUE BELL, Pa., September 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced that registration is open for the 14th Annual Unisys Innovation Program (UIP), the company’s flagship annual technical project competition for engineering students across India. The 2023 event is scheduled to take place in April.
Using theoretical knowledge of the latest technologies to solve real-world problems, the program enables participants – research, pre-final, final year and postgraduate students – to hone their technical and soft skills for career success. . The program aims to attract participants from computing, information technology and other related fields to bring technology players together to share rich experiential learning.
The program is segmented into two main tracks:
- The Student Innovation Program encourages students to use emerging technologies to solve defined problems in creative and original ways.
- The Targeted Innovation Program provides students with the opportunity to solve specific real-world business problems of Unisys, its customers, and its partners.
These pathways allow students to collaborate with Unisys peers, professors, and mentors, all of whom provide guidance and expertise in the run-up to the competition’s grand finale. Topics will range from cloud computing to quantum computing, IoT, multimodal biometrics, AI/ML, blockchain and more.
“Unisys’ innovation program aims to leverage india strong pipeline of talent and create a touchstone to bring innovation to life,” said Sumed Marwaha, Unisys general manager in India. “It’s our responsibility to empower young minds and equip them with the mentorship and skills to succeed in technology-driven innovation while solving the challenges facing our customers.”
Since the program’s launch in 2009, more than 62,000 students have enrolled in the program, making it one of the most anticipated technical competitions in the country. Last year, Unisys conducted the program virtually, with more than 6,000 participating students from nearly 200 participating colleges.
About the Unisys Innovation Program (UIP)
Established in 2009 and formerly known as Cloud 20/20™, the Unisys Innovation Program is Unisys’ annual flagship technical project competition for engineering students across India. The program enables research, pre-final, final year and postgraduate students to develop career-ready technical and soft skills by applying theoretical knowledge of the latest technologies to solve real-world problems. The program brings industry perspectives through interactive sessions and provides learning and networking opportunities for attendees.
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