Ms. Devika Krishnadas, a 4th Semester BTech student from the department of Computer Science and Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Amritapuri campus, has been selected to attend Google I/O, an annual developer conference held by Google in San Francisco, California.
Ms. Devika secured the position of rank 159th across the globe and 20th in India. Only 150 participants across the globe are invited to attend Google I/O event where the new products and services to be released by Google are show-cased. She is also the only female student in the B.Tech. Honors stream batting for the ICPC World Finals.
Google I/O is a three day technical event that includes Hackathons, tutorial sessions, talks and other technical sessions. Code Jam to I/O for Women is a single online round of algorithmic problem solving where the top 150 participants receive a ticket to Google I/O in Mountain View, California, on May 17 – 19, 2017, and a $500 USD travel stipend.