With legacy of IIT Roorkee being a fountainhead of science and technology, Cognizance has evolved way past its years and now, is ardently recognized as one of the top-notch technical fests in the mainland. Initiated in 2003, we have provided a podium for engineering innovations and raw ideas to echo, throughout our 12 years of unmatched glorious past.Last year was a benchmark in terms of quality and reach. A plethora of different events were introduced this time and thanks to the success of the previous version of the festival that these events experienced an overwhelming participation of 50,000 from all over the world .The official website turned into one of the most sought after site, recording around 10 lakh hits over a period of 2 peak months.
Now,in our 13th domain.Society today has a tendency to suppress independent thought and action. in the process though, what we are becoming aren't unique intelligent beings but robots desperately trying to fit inside the box. It is only when we empower the individual that we can become together become a force of change to reckon with.
Life and light go hand in hand; one does not exist without the other. It focuses on invigorating and instigating every Individual to put his best for the society and for country. It is only when we empower the individual that we can together become a force of change to reckon with. With the backdrop of United Nation's observance of International Year of Light & Light based Technologies in 2015, the theme "PHOTONIZING I" basically speaks of Individual Empowerment. Cognizance 2015 provides a platform where each and every person can carve out their own niche, and yet work in synergy to create a better tomorrow.
STUDENT PARTNER PROGRAM
“Coming together is the beginning, keeping together is process, and working together is Success.” The Cognizance Student Partner Programme is an initiative geared towards creating awareness across spreading awareness of this grand extravaganza across the nation and abroad. It will thus facilitate the efforts of propagating the essence of Cognizance to various other colleges, channelled through enterprising students. The Student Partner will be expected to devise novel promotional strategies for increasing the outreach of Cognizance in their respective college and neighbourhood. This year, in an one of its kind unique token of appreciation, the work of the SPPs will be considered an internship and they will be awarded Certificates of recognition from Cognizance, IIT Roorkee in association with Internshala, the famous web venture providing internship resources and career services to students and employers, for contributing towards Cognizance 2015. Apart from the certificate, website presence and a chance to win the�Best Student Partner Award, Goodies from Internshala and Cognizance are also at stake this time.