Mangaluru: “Made in Mangaluru” will be the the largest search ever for Mangaluru’s greatest invention – Celebrating Mangaluru and its creative and awe inspiring innovations are the prime focus of this event. The event would serve as a platform that contributes to providing recognition to Mangaluru’s very own innovators. Like any other talent search, “Made in Mangaluru” will crown the best invention from a large group of Inventors. This will be fulfilled through the process of registration. On registering only a selected few inventions will make it to the Top 10″.
“The Top 10 inventors will get to showcase their inventions on a large platform in front of a large audience. These top 10 inventions will be judged by an experienced panel of judges giving the audiences their final three inventors from where the winner of “Made in Mangaluru” would be crowned. All the participants will be felicitated on the day of the event for their participation and contribution towards Made in Mangaluru. Auditions are open to both individuals and teams and to enter contestants need to explain the concept along with their product”-this was revealed during the press meet held at Mangalore Press Club, by Radio Jockeys of a local FM station.
The invention must be something that is unique and made exclusively in Mangaluru and its surroundings.While auditions are open to anyone of any age with a great idea, all people under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Participants can register inventions that would fall under the sectors of Technology, Art & Design and other sectors. Under technology the sub sectors would be mechanical, electronics, software & application, gadgets and automobile. Under Art & Design the sub sectors would be paintings, sculptures, mosaics, fashion designing, jewellery designing and miniature crafts. Other sectors would mean any invention that has helped make everyday living easier.
The Criteria for Selection would be Eligibility, Uniqueness, Creativity and Adaptability. I.e. the invention should fall within the sectors mentioned; the concept of the invention should be unique, creative and adaptable in reality. Sectors that are not applicable are food & beverage, media & entertainment, agriculture goods, architecture & construction, tourism & hospitality, pharmaceuticals and service.
This registration process for the event shall be open for the Participants from August 1st to August 12th 2015. During this Period, the Participants shall be required to submit the registration entries for participating in the event. Participants below 18 years of age should register with the prior consent of their parents/legal guardians. For more info and registration call 0824 – 4250983.