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Hyundai Motor India Foundation Announces Winner Of H-Social Creator 2020

Bhagwati Prasad was declared as the winner of HSC 2020.

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Hyundai Motor India Foundation (HMIF) the CSR arm of Hyundai Motor India has announced the winner of the second edition of the globally renowned H-Social Creator. The ‘H-Social Creator’ is a social innovation program instituted to felicitate young minds who can deliver innovative solutions in areas of Road Safety, Environment, Clean India, and Health.

Winning Idea - Bhagwati Prasad won the H-Social Creator of the Year 2020 Award for his idea – ‘Accident Alert System for Blind Turns’. His idea involves capturing data at blind turns and transmitting it on a real-time basis to the drivers to avoid accidents. In addition, the display boards will give an indication to the drivers about the incoming vehicles.

Speaking at the Grand Finale of H Social Creator 2020, S.S. Kim, MD & CEO, HMIL said, “Embracing the vision ‘Progress for Humanity’, we are working towards creating an amicable ecosystem to realise the dreams of mankind. With the 2nd edition of the H-Social Creator program, Hyundai Motor India Foundation aims to engage the youth of India and future leaders to ideate, develop, and implement practical solutions to fathom social change.”

Kim further added: “We congratulate the winner, Mr. Bhagwati Prasad, and all finalists of H Social Creator 2020 for giving ideas to bring social change. The steadfast spirit of all participants and the zeal to unleash their full potential to develop ground-breaking ideas will further craft a better world.”

HMIF created the ‘H-Social Creator’ as a platform to encourage the youth to find solutions to problems and drive social transformation. The second edition of H-Social Creator received over 520 registrations virtually from 200 educational and technical institutions.

Out of the 401 entries received, 135 were from the road safety domain, 116 were related to the environment, 101 were for the Health category, and the remaining 49 ideas were for a Cleaner India. Furthermore, a dedicated call center supported all the participants to address their queries.

The eminent Jury members and Mentors, handpicked for H Social Creator 2020, have years of experience and expertise in Road Safety, Healthcare, Environment, Technology, and Sustainability. 

The shortlisting and screening were done on the basis of complexity and application of the ideas. The subject matter experts selected the eleven finalists based on the criteria of innovation, sustainability, and more importantly the social impact. All the finalists were mentored by industry experts to refine and hone their final pitches. To culminate and choose the best social idea out of eleven big ideas, an independent panel of the distinguished jury selected the final winner. 

S.no

Name

College Name

CATEGORY

Idea

1

Sounak Bhowmik

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

Environment

No Horn - EM based

 

Ritabrata Roy

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

Environment

No Horn - EM based

2

Rithika Kaparthi Raghuprasad

CHRIST DEEMED TO BE UNIVERSITY, BANGLORE

Environment

Refill Station for Skin Care Products

 

Sakshi Amit Fagnia

CHRIST DEEMED TO BE UNIVERSITY, BANGLORE

Environment

Refill Station for Skin Care Products

3

Vaishnavi Vijaykumar Ruikar

College of Engneering Pune

Clean india

Flowers to Fuel

 

Shrikala Milind Purohit

College of Engneering Pune

Clean india

Flowers to Fuel

 

Ashutosh Vishnu Mhasagar

College of Engneering Pune

Clean india

Flowers to Fuel

 

Shantanu Ravindra Parode

College of Engneering Pune

Clean india

Flowers to Fuel

4

Sheeja Nair

Mukesh Patel College of Engineering (NMIMS) Mumbai

Health

Integrated Health Monitoring System

5

Ayush Raj

IIT BHU, Varanasi

Health

App for ambulance and patient monitoring

 

Gajanan Govindrao Ingle

IIT BHU, Varanasi

Health

App for ambulance and patient monitoring

6

Soumyadip Chattopadhyay

Bangabasi College, Kolkata

Road safety

Pathole Detection Camera

7

Sanidhya Suryakant Patel

Government Engineering College, Gandhinagar, Gujarat

Road safety

Driver Drowsiness

8

Bhagwati Prasad

Graphic Era Hill, Dehradun

Road safety

Accident Alert System for Blind Turns

9

Suryansham Tiwari

National Institute Of Technology, Agartala

Road safety

Modern Speed Breaker

10

Mainak Samanta

IIT BHU, Varanasi

Health

Winnovation

 

Aman Mishra

IIT BHU, Varanasi

Health

Winnovation

11

Hitesh Thakrani

Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur

Environment

Eco Friendly Shampoo

 

Palak Taurani

Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur

Environment

Eco Friendly Shampoo

 


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