An international conference on 'Communication and Computer Vision' was held at RVS Technical Campus. Masahiro Jujita, Professor, University of Tokyo, Japan, was the chief guest. More than 220 research papers were received and over 1,500 students, faculty and research scholars from India and abroad participated.

A team from IIIT -Hyderabad won the first prize in the Asia Pacific leg of ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest held at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. The team from IIT-Bombay and IIT-Indore won the second and third places respectively, at the contest held simultaneously at Amritapuri, Coimbatore and Bangalore. The top teams will participate at the world finals championship to be held at Ural Federal University, Russia in June 2014. The teams received prizes from S. Krishnamoortby, Registrar, M.P. Chandrasekbaran, Dean-Engineering, of Amrita, and Roy Arnold of Infosys.