A 4 day workshop on Mediation and Principles of Domestic & International Arbitration is being conducted by ILS Centre for Arbitration (ILSCA) in association with Peacekeeping and Conflict Resolution Team (PACT). This workshop is conducted to provide participants with core mediation skills and hands-on experience through different simulations.

The first 2 days of the workshop will dwell in training in Arbitration and its core skills while the next 2 days will be for Mediation training sessions. Read the Schedule of the workshop.

Date & Venue – 20th-23rd January 2018 at ILS Law College, Pune.


  • ILS students.
  • Non-ILS students of Law.
  • Law professionals.


The participants will get 3 certificates (Attendance is compulsory for all the sessions) –

  • Peacekeeping and Conflict Resolution Trust (PACT).
  • Catherine Davidson Mediation Services (CDMS) for the Mediation Workshop.
  • Certificate of participation for the 2-day training in Domestic and International commercial arbitration by the ADR Cell of ILSCA.

Application procedure:

  • Register Here with correct details.
  • Once registration is finished, you will receive a confirmation email through the official email-id of the workshop ([email protected]) from the Organizing Committee (OC) for a link to ensure payment.
  • The registration fee includes certificates, reading material, lunch and tea for the entire workshop except for accommodation. [ILS students – Rs. 2500 + GST (18%); Non-ILS students – Rs. 3500 + GST (18%); Professionals – Rs. 5000 + GST (18%)].
  • Make your payment within 5 days from the day the participant receives the link from the OC.
  • Submit the hardcopy of your payment receipt at the time of the workshop.
  • Visit the Webpage

The last date of registration is 10th January 2018. The seats are restricted to only 80 (on first come, first serve basis).

To accomplish the dream of turning into a ‘Power-surplus’ India, Navachar, an innovation challenge by Bajaj Electricals Ltd aims at discovering answers. As the name itself depicts, it respects the brightest of minds to create innovative solutions to the urging problems faced by India’s electricity sector. The most innovative solutions can win cash prizes of up to Rs. 600,000. Bajaj Electricals Ltd is providing this opportunity to execute your solution at scale.

Take on the following challenges that you would like to tackle –

  1. Design a revolutionary Monopole Transmission Tower (Cutting-Edge transmission tower will be a game changer). See #Challenge 1
  2. Create a futuristic Mechanism to power electrical devices that will keep basic electrical appliances running even during power cuts. See #Challenge 2
  3. Design a ‘Made-For-India’ multi-utility light. Design a swiss army knife equivalent of a portable light that will fulfill the needs of a billion Indians. See #Challenge 3


  • Students.
  • Startups.
  • Working Professionals.
  • Remember, you have to be the owner and creator of the ideas or solutions that you submit to be eligible.


  • 1st Prize – Rs. 300,000 + Goodies.
  • 2nd Prize  – Rs. 200,000 + Goodies.
  • 3rd Prize – Rs. 100,000 + Goodies.
  • Bajaj Electrical may offer a Royalty deal to winning entries.
  • Mentorship + interact with distinguished leaders like the JMD of Bajaj Electricals.
  • Create real impacts on billion Indians transform their lives.
  • Funds will be allocated to you so that you can create a prototype or proof of concept.

Application procedure:

  • Click Here to register first.
  • Then fill the application form with proper details after logging in.
  • Top 10 shortlisted solutions will be announced on 15th Jan 2018 who will proceed to the next round.
  • Visit the Website

The last date to register and submit your ideas is 30th December 2017.

The Science Research Contest 2017 aims at bringing young researchers from the states of Maharashtra & Goa, Gujarat & Karnataka to exhibit their research projects, ideas and to promote interest among them.

A research project from any subject related to the field of science and technology can be taken up as a group activity with more than 1 participant but not exceeding 3. The same participant can be associated with more than 1 project. See the list of earlier Winning projects. Bear in mind the objective of your project, clarity about the concept, innovative ideas involved, methodology, quality and interpretation of results, applicability or usability of the project, presentation etc.


  • The contestant should be a college student (S.S.C. passed), pursuing an undergraduate degree in any discipline.
  • In case of integrated PG course, students who are studying in first 3 years can only participate in this contest.
  • The contestant must be from any college in Vadodara district (Gujarat), Belagavi/Nippani districts (Karnataka) and in the states of Maharashtra & Goa.
  • A contestant should not hold any degree till 31/12/2017.
  • Age of contestant should not exceed 25 years on 31/12/2017.


  • 3 awards each of Rs. 12,000 are awarded. They are Parashuram Bajee Agashe Vidnyan Sanshodhan Puraskar, Leela Parashuram Agashe Vidnyan Sanshodhan Puraskar and Sharad Naik Vidnyan Sanshodhan Puraskar.
  • If the winning project has been executed under the direction of an expert, the latter will be congratulated with a special honour of Rs. 2000.
  • Marathi Vidnyan Parishad shall bear travel expenses of the outstation students for the final presentation.

Application procedure:

  • No entry fee! Fill the Application form online.
  • Language of your project can be in Marathi/English/Hindi. While filling the application form, upload a PDF copy of research work of your project report. Fulfill the onscreen instructions while filling the online form.
  • The total number of pages in the report must be restricted to 3 with a file size of less than 3 MB. For the format of your project, read More
  • The final presentation is going to held in Mumbai at the end of January 2018. The maximum duration given for each presentation is 15 minutes followed by queries from examiners.
  • Awards will be distributed on annual day festival of Marathi Vidnyan Parishad held in the last week of April 2018.
  • For queries while filling the application form, send an email to [email protected]
  • Visit Marathi Vidnyan Parishad

The last date for submission of projects is 20th December 2017.

The 5th ILS Alternate Judgment Writing Competition 2017-18 is organized by the Centre for Public Law, ILS Law College, Pune. The judgment for this competition is Karan Dileep Nevatia vs. Union of India 2010(112)BomLR127, 2010(1)BomCR588”. This alternate judgement enables the participants to rethink the earlier judgments of Supreme Court & High Court, sharpen the research & writing skills while reimagining the reasonings underlying the case. The competition has 2 segments which includes submission of written drafts and oral submissions.

First Round – the alternate judgment should be drafted while entertaining Special Leave Petition under Article 136 by the Supreme Court under 3500 words and a cover page bearing your name and your institution’s. Examiners will shortlist 5 entries for oral presentation.

Second Round – At ILS Law College, Pune, shortlisted students will make oral presentations of their drafts within the allotted 20 minutes and 10 mins shall be reserved for Q&A on 5th February, 2018.


  • Students from any Law College or Law University can send in entries.
  • Co-authorship is not allowed.
  • There is no restriction on the number of entries from any college or university.
  • The student authors of the alternate judgment shall be pursuing the 5 year or 3 year law course.


The winners will get cash prizes and books

  • First place – Rs 10,000.
  • Second place – Rs 8000.
  • Third place – Rs 5000.

Application procedure:

  • Prepare and print your alternate judgment.
  • Pay registration fees of Rs 510 + GST 18% Rs 92 = Rs 602 by NEFT (Principal, ILS Law College, Pune 411004, Account Number: 490076558, Indian Bank, 759/ 62, Prabhat Road, Deccan Gymkhana, Pune 411004. IFSC: IDIB000D007).
  • Prepare a detailed cover page.
  • Send the printed judgments to Centre for Public Law, ILS Law College, Chiplunkar Road (Law College Road), Pune 411004.
  • Send a soft copy of your payment receipt and your alternate judgment to [email protected] with “Fifth Alternate Judgment Writing 2017” as the subject.
  • Visit the Webpage

The Printed and Soft Copy of the Alternate judgment draft and the Registration fee must reach ILS on or before 20th December, 2017.

India Leadership Forum (ILF) is NASSCOM’s flagship platform for ideas, innovation, strategy, business and the future. The 26th edition of ILF  will host the WCIT 2018, creating an unparalleled experience for the delegates in 3 days of talks, showcase, networking that combines business, technology and leadership.

World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) has become an international ICT forum bringing together visionaries, captains of industry, government leaders and academics from various countries. The 22nd edition of WCIT will be staged in Hyderabad, India for the first time.

Digitization has pervaded the heart of businesses though the level of penetration is varied across industries. This event, Amplify Digital will focus on its many facets, including opportunities, challenges and pave the onward journey. The eminent speakers for this edition are Ed Monser, Kenneth Cukier, Andrew Ng and many more. This event will focus on the key themes like – Bracing for Impact, Digitise the Core, Firm of the Future (FoF), Emerging Imperatives and Collaborate to Disrupt.

Venue & Date – Hyderabad International Convention Centre, Hyderabad. 19th-21st February 2018.


  • Open to all interested delegates.
  • Entrepreneurs, academics and industrial leaders are welcome.


  • 50+ content rich sessions delivered by 200+ global thought leaders.
  • Explore new technologies, start-up demos and something new lined-up everyday.
  • Experience an entirely seamless digital conference for 3 days.
  • Engage in conversations that go beyond just the conference with 1000+ minutes of networking time.
  • Entertainment with an unparalleled experience at the social evenings and awards nights.

Application procedure:

  • Click Here to register and pay.
    1. Early bird fee (register before 15th December 2017)
    2. Regular fee (register before 13th February 2018)
  • Write to [email protected]

  • For more information, visit the Website

Register before 15th December 2017 for early bird fee.

MIDAS Pitch Fest is the place where supreme thoughts would be recognized, rewarded and funded by Pune’s own investor panel of industry experts and investors. This is high time to display startups and provide the edge through expert monitoring and valuable resources.

Venue & Date: MIDAS Campus Mundhwa, Pune. The final Pitch to Investor Panel at MIDAS Pitch Fest will be held on 16th December 2017.


  • Startups and audience who aspires to be an entrepreneur.

Rules for Startups:

  • Each Startup would get 12 mins to pitch their business idea, followed by 5 mins Q&A by the panel.
  • Each team is permitted to have utmost 3 members. If an additional member is possessed by a team then he/she would have to be a part of audience and register for the same


  • Winners of the pitch contest will get 3 months complimentary access to MIDAS Incubation Centre and 6 hours of business mentoring.
  • First runner up and Second runner up gets 3 months and 1 month complimentary access to MIDAS Incubation Centre repectively.
  • Funding for selected startups post the pitch evaluation and further meetings with investor panels.

The top 3 startups will receive the following complimentary package from Knowlarity Communications:

  • Super Conference – An audio conferencing tool that serves up to 10 participants.
  • Voice Based OTP Verification (worth 5000 minutes per month FREE) – Replace SMS based OTP verifications with a more reliable voice based solution.
  • Super Receptionist Basic Plan (first 3 months FREE) – Knowlarity’s flagship communication suite.

Application procedure:

  • Click Here to fill the application form.
  • Write your Name, Email-id, Contact no, Startup name and a brief about your startup correctly.
  • For more information, call +91 8698347333 or visit the Website

The last date of registration for startups is 7th December 2017.

The last date of registration for the audience is 12th December 2017.

World Cloud Summit (WCS) 2017 is an exclusive virtual event in which the inspiring leaders from the Cloud, IoT and AI industry would readily exchange ideas for capitalizing on the fast-growing cloud industry. Candidates can interact with the leaders from the Hosting/Clouding industry.


  • Anyone who is ready to move to the cloud industry and wants to know how one could recognize and transform his/her requirements into opportunities.
  • For Cloud, AI and IT industry professionals.


  • Candidates can learn new strategies to supply the desired needs of the clients.
  • Candidates will have answers from experts about the latest trends of Cloud and IT industry and how to turn profitable amidst endless changing industry scenarios, emerging trends and future predictions.
  • Candidates should discover new methodologies to optimize service delivery and enhance customer retention.
  • Candidates would explore the solutions to drive his/her business to new heights and build a road map to his/her enterprise cloud strategy.
  • Candidates would grow to become a leading solutions provider from an emerging or a mid-level CSP.
  • Candidates would know and understand how leading solution providers diversify their services portfolio with cloud and other solutions.

Application procedure:

  • Day 1 session is dedicated for CSPs, MSPs, Telcos and Data centers. Day 2 session is for CIOs and CTOs.
  • For Day 1 session registration, click Here
  • For Day 2 session registration, click Here
  • Note: Candidates must register with relevant email id and phone number.
  • See Featured sessions and timings.
  • For more information, visit the Website

Robosapiens Technologies in association with Springfest 2018 IIT Kharagpur is organizing a Technical workshop named RoboNext 2018. Robosapiens Technologies Pvt. Ltd. is a company providing intense technical state-of-the-art education in the field of Robotics. This workshop featuring several events will be held on 6th and 7th January during Springfest 2018.

This year RoboNext 2018 is also being organized as an International Level Robotics Championship in association with Robotics partner Robosapiens Technologies.

Workshop Programs:

  1. Android Apps Development
  2. Arduino
  3. Autocad
  4. Automobile Engine Mechanics & IC Engine
  5. Autonomous Robotics
  6. Bluetooth Robotics
  7. Cloud Computing & BigDATA HADOOP
  8. Ethical Hacking
  9. Internet of Things
  10. MATLAB & Image Processing
  11. Mobile Robotics
  13. QuadCopter UAV (Find them Here)


  • In Campus Ambassador Program, all aspirants should have to bring at least 10 students so as to attend these workshops.
  • Students from Schools (class VI and above)/B.Tech/BCA/MCA/M.Tech/Diploma can attend these workshops.
  • Students are required to know basics of computer programming and/or basics of Electronics and/or Electronics Engineering (if applicable).
  • Students can prefer any workshop out of the choice provided on the Website
  • Note: Candidates who have paid their registration fee for the workshop or who had received a valid confirmation mail to join the workshop are only allowed to attend.


  • Participation Certificate and one Campus ambassador certificate issued directly to the respective candidates right after completion of the workshop.
  • Campus ambassador will be allowed to attend 1 workshop out of the several workshops of RoboNext IIT Kharagpur 2018 free of cost and 1 complementary kit along with a memento/shield and a free trip to IIT Kharagpur both ways of sleeper class as a campus ambassador in RoboNext 2018.
  • Duration of the workshops is 9 Hours (divided into 3 sessions of 3 hours each).

Application Process:

For assistance, call

  • Divya +91-8744000666
  • Roshni +91-8700692252
  • Team RoboNext +91-9990203445

How would you react when you are told that you can gain all the skills of an MBA postgraduate in just a few hours? Well, it is possible in this course. This course covers all the important topics you will learn from getting an MBA at a top school plus some real life practical business concepts. Over 125,000 students from 196 countries have joined this course. This is the #1 best selling business course on Udemy.

Course Instructor – Chris Haroun (One of the highest rated professors on Udemy, has taught business students at Berkeley and Stanford and has been awarded for his mentoring work at McGill University. Author of “101 Crucial Lessons They Don’t Teach You in Business School” which Forbes called “1 of 6 books that all entrepreneurs need to read right now.”)


  • Anyone interested in learning about business (only practical concepts that you can use and no boring theory).
  • Students who want to enjoy learning everything about business, from starting a company to taking it public while learning the most important topics taught at the top MBA schools.


  • Includes 83 short, power-packed lectures that run for 49 hours. You can attend individual lessons as and when you want.
  • You can comfortably access the course and acquire a certificate on completion of the course.
  • The course teaches everything you need to know about from how to start a business, make it profitable to launch an IPO.
  • You can participate in class anytime through your tablet, desktop computer or mobile phone. The course also comes with a free 384 page e-book which you can read offline.
  • Full lifetime access.

Application procedure:

  • Visit the Website to buy this business course.
  • Enroll at a whopping 92% discount for a price of Rs. 960 (offers a 30-day-money-back guarantee).
 Hurry up and add this course to your cart before 8th December 2017 for the discounted price.

The Foundation for International Taxation (FIT)  is inviting applications for Uma Sathnur FIT Scholarship from the students who are planning to get admitted to the Institute for Austrian & International Tax Law in Vienna, Austria for a course of 10 months (September to June 2018).

This scholarship is open to all Indians without any discrimination and based purely on merit and the ability to handle successfully the high standards and intensive pressure of 1 year Masters program in Vienna.


The applicants applying must have:

  • A high class University degree in India or abroad with preferably a professional qualification.
  • At least 3 years experience in International Taxation or 5 or more years professional experience.
  • The applicant should provide sufficient (in brief) details covering academic qualifications and professional experience.
  • One page write-up giving personal reasons as to why they must be selected by the FIT.


The Foundation will select an Indian national every year as a “FIT Scholar” and pay the annual tuition fees of the Institute for 1 year (approximately EUR 14,000 or INR 11,00,000) as a scholarship.

Application Process:

  • Send your application request with the subject “Uma Sathnur – FIT Scholarship 2018” to Ms. Anjali Advani (Co-ordinator), Foundation for International Taxation, Mumbai 400 021.
  • Email to [email protected]
  • For more information, visit the Website

The last date to apply is 30th November 2017.