Students’ Technical Activities Body (STAB): Manifesto Review

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Freshmen Activities

Promote technical visits to give enthusiasts an insight into the industrial world
Incorporate more informal events in schedule of clubs like piano stairs, contraption events
Solve the component procurement problem faced by freshmen during freshmen technical competitions and seniors during their projects through the tech shop

General Championships

Ensure fair execution of technical GCs and incentives for winners and participants
Special attention is given to hostel-level events in coordination with hostel technical councils
Keep meetings with tech councils twice a semester to ensure their active involvement with STAB

Put up a monthly calendar in every hostel

Advanced Workshops

Organize workshops on cutting edge technology by professionals from the pertinent industry in order to involve the seniors

PG participation

Collaborate with PG AA council to ensure that technical events specific to PG students are held
Appoint a PG Nominee and a PG coordinator under each club to ensure greater PG participation
PG orientation will be conducted separately and PG tech weekend will be conducted


Mini projects to be introduced of duration of a maximum of 2 weeks with a planned backup of converting the structure to a 24 hour hardware hackathon
Develop innovative applications using existing technology such as projects on Kinect

Technical Projects and Exhibition

Institute Technical Summer Project (ITSP)

Revamp the ITSP structure to make it more effective and efficient
Try to ensure the availability of the STAB room for storage of ITSP projects during the vacations
Train and ensure proper mentorship program and incentivize the same with appropriate recognition
Organize IDC lab visits to inspire students to professionalize their work
Industrial visit during ITSP for the participants as an excursion
Try to organize a day-long hackathon in order to promote culture of teamwork


Will ensure that various department undertakings such as EE health tech projects, CS greenhouse project, the biogas plant project and the solar vehicle project are brought to the notice of interested students and are made accessible to them
Provide senior students with opportunities to apply their academic expertise in solving real time industrial technical problems

Institute Technical Exhibition

Merge the technical exhibition with academic council’s UG research symposium
Ensure representation of students’ technical activities in the Techfest exhibitions


Tinkerers’ Lab

Promote active faculty/alumni involvement to mentor and float projects in the Tinkerers’ Lab
Create an executive committee headed by the Technovation manager and 5 core committee members so as to facilitate day-to-day administrative and maintenance issues
Create a proper and fair usage policy and ensure its implementation

Technical Teams(on the lines of Edgerton Center – MIT)

Represent IIT Bombay in various international competitions and then collaboratively work with them in reshaping their projects into real life implementable products
Will work towards bridging the gap between professors and students by involving students in technical projects and activities guided by professors
Hold monthly discussions and review sessions in order to improve the technical scenario in the institute


Will ensure successful expansion of Tum-Tum Tracker & Electronics Notice Board across institute
Collaborate with SINE and E-Cell to provide mentoring and pathway for technical projects to develop them into a commercial product
Float and promote societal projects from NGOs and/or CTARA to solve real-life problems using technology for the benefit of the common man
Formalize the review committee and will try to develop a better organizational structure
Aim towards motivating students and generating more enthusiasm vis-a-vis technical activities via organizing tech talks in collaboration with the Institute Academic Council


Bring in the necessary equipment for astrophotography and other clubs’ infrastructure to facilitate proper execution of hands on sessions and competitions

Will try to build the student planetarium in the institute for astronomy enthusiasts

Online presence

Ensure a proper launch of Tech ID, synchronized with google calendar and event scheduler, thus minimizing the need for online forms
Create a tech forum linked with the Tech ID, which will act as a common platform for technical discussions among the students
Link the roboshop interface and the project portal through Tech ID for better user experience
Ensure that the STAB wiki page is well updated in time with content of the sessions and relevant information regarding projects
Expand the outreach of STAB to various regional and national colleges through the Ehive community in collaboration with CDEEP to inculcate technical awareness


Increase the visibility of technical activities in the institute and ensure recognition of students

Ensure a timely release of institute technical newsletter for publicizing the technical activities