LIVE COMPETITION WINNERS

Fancy Dress (Grades 1-3)

GOLD

Nafisa Maimoon


MSB Education Institute

SILVER

Lakshya Chanani

Don Bosco School, Park Circus


BRONZE

Aryan Chowdhury

Pramila Memorial Institute

Fancy Dress (Grades 4-5)

GOLD

Laqsh Das

Pramila Memorial Institute


SILVER

Shreemoyee Chatterjee

Pramila Memorial Institute


BRONZE

Adhiraj Choudhury

Pramila Memorial Institute

Fancy Dress (Grades 6-12)

GOLD

Shireen Tasira

MSB Educational Institute

3D Doodling (Grades 1-5)

GOLD

Kanishk Anand 

Calcutta International School


SILVER

Pranay Muraka

The Heritage Shool


BRONZE

Megha Ghosal

Griffins International School

Off Road Robotics (Grades 1-5)

GOLD

Aarav Tater & Rajveer Khetry 

from La Martiniere For Boys


SILVER

Manvik Jalan & Sidharth Mundra

from La Martiniere For Boys


BRONZE

Archisman Khutia & Sajal Mondal

from Griffins International

Game Design (Grades 6-12)

GOLD

Harsheil Tiwary

Delhi Public School, NewTown


SILVER

Arav Budhiraja

La Martiniere For Boys


BRONZE

Aditya Ukil

Delhi Public School, NewTown

Graphic Design (Grades 6-12)

GOLD

Suhina Roy

La Martiniere For Girls


SILVER

Rwitwabina Gupta Bhaya

The NewTown School


BRONZE

Arryan Sarkar

Techno India, Garia

Trash Troubles (Grades 6-12)

GOLD

Somu Datta, Tanish Kabra & Vedant Goenka

The NewTown School


SILVER

Abhinav Samal, Rohan Kar & Suprobho Karak Delhi Public School, NewTown


BRONZE

Rahul Ghosh, Vedanth Ladia & Pratham Jain

The NewTown School

LIVE competitions

These are live competitions that will happen at the venue, you do not have to submit any project. La

Live competitions are meant to be friendly games to develop a spirit of healthy sportsmanship amongst children.  It engage and motivate school students to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) subjects. Students get a chance to make projects which require practical application of Science, Maths and Computer Skills. 


They get a chance to learn from others and meet like-minded students who share their passion. These competitions are for students between classes 1-12. There are 6 different categories: Game Making, Graphic Designing, Robo Trash Troubles, 3D Doodling, Fancy Dress & Off-road robotics. Register online, come on the day of event to compete with other enthusiasts and win attractive prizes.


Register online by filling up a form. Click here to register


Please note: Students from class 1-12 can take part in these LIVE competitions, irrespective of whether their school is participating in Tinker Fest.  Limited seats available. We reserve the rights to reject or deny any registration on the basis of availability of seats.

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Competition categories

GAME MAKING

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Make a game where your main character is a child who is being  chased by a devil throwing garbage towards him/her. The child has to consumer a super-drink which will make him/her  strong to destroy the garbage demon and then clean up the garbage of the city to earn points . 

Details

  • For class 6-12
  • Date & Time: Saturday, November 16, 2019

GRAPHIC DESIGNING

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Make an invitation card inviting your friends to your superhero birthday party

Details

  • For class 6-12
  • Date: Saturday, November 16, 2019
  • Students should preferably bring their own laptop with design software. School computers would only have basic Microsoft software like Paint, Word etc. 

FANCY DRESS

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Come dressed as your favourite superhero and  tell us about your superpowers. Best superheroes will win prizes!

Details

  • For class 6-12, the competition will be on Saturday  November 16, 2019
  • For class 1-5, the competition will be on Sunday  November 17, 2019

3D DOODLING

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Make a 3D doodle of a superhero character or make superhero  accessories. 

Details

  • For class 1-5
  • Date & Time: Sunday, November 17, 2019
  • Participants need to carry their own 3D Pens, chargers, filaments and stencils.
  • Crushed newspaper can be used as infill 

SR. ROBOTICS: TRASH TROUBLES

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Design an autonomous robot that can pick dry/wet garbage and drop it in the respective dry/wet garbage area.  

Details

  • For class 6-12
  • Date: Saturday, November 16, 2019
  • Students need to bring their own robotic kits and assemble the robot on site. Programming can be done before hand.

JR. ROBOTICS: OFF-ROAD

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Make a robot pass through all the hurdles on the given arena. The robot has to collect maximum points in two rounds.

Details

  • For class 1-5
  • Date: Sunday, November 17, 2019
  • Participants need to bring their own robots which can be manual or autonomous.

Competition rules

General rules

  1. Individual competitions are live competitions that will happen at the venue, you do not have to submit any project.
  2. The competitions shall take place on November 16 & 17, 2019 (Saturday & Sunday). All the participants shall get 2.5 hours for the competition except for Fancy Dress. Categories and  tentative schedule for the competition is as follows:
    Competitions for classes 6-12 ONLY on Saturday, November 16 -
    •  Game Making
    •  Graphic Designing
    •  Sr Robotics: Trash Troubles
    •  Fancy Dress
    Competitions on Sunday for classes 1-5 ONLY on November 17
    •  3D Doodling
    •  Fancy Dress
    •  Jr Robotics: Off-road Challenge
  3. To participate in Tinker Fest competition, students must register online here.
  4. All the participants who have registered need to report at the registration desk on the day of the competition at 9:00 am with a valid school ID card  to collect their badges.
  5. A Certificate of Participation and a badge will be provided to the participants only after they present valid school ID card  at the registration desk before the competition starts
  6. Cellphones, food and beverage are not allowed in the competition area.
  7. Only  participants are allowed in the competition area and they are not allowed to communicate with parents/guardians while in the competition area.
  8. The winners shall be announced on the day of the competition. The judge’s decision shall be full and final and no appeal against it shall be entertained.
  9. The winner needs to be present at the award ceremony to collect the prize. Prizes shall only be given to the winner or their parents/guardians, holding the school ID card of the participant and Tinker Fest badge.

Game Making competition rules

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Please Note: This is a live competition that will happen at the venue, you do not have to submit any project.

Details & Eligibility

  • For students of class 6-12
  • Date & Time: Saturday, November 16, 2019 at  9:30 am
  • All the participants need to bring their own laptop and charger with necessary Game Making software, if  you wish to use any other software other than Scratch or MS Powerpoint

Task

Make a game where your main character is a child who is being  chased by a devil throwing garbage towards him/her. The child has to consumer a super-drink which will make him/her  strong to destroy the garbage demon and then clean up the garbage of the city to earn points . 

Rules

  1. Participants shall get 2.5 hours time for the competition.
  2. Only one game submission is allowed per student.
  3. Participants shall submit their Project in the form of a playable prototype made using Scratch, Powerpoint , Unity, MIT App, Game Maker etc.
  4. Any games containing graphic violence, obscenities, or vulgarity will not be accepted.
  5. The winners shall be announced on the same day
  6. Participants are responsible for their valuables like laptop and venue property. Participants will not be provided with replacement laptops if their laptop starts malfunctioning.  They will be judged on the basis of the work they completed till that time. The organizers reserves rights to claim for damage caused to venue property by any participant.

Judging Criteria

1. The games will be judged based on the following aspects:

  • Concept, execution and presentation of the submitted projects, on the basis of age group: classes 6-8 and classes 9-12
  • Fun: Is the game fun to play and able to keep a player interested? Are the objectives of the game easy to understand?
  • Feel: Is the art style of the game consistent with the gameplay? Do the controls for the game feel right? Does the game run well?

2. Additional points will be awarded for

  • Adding a proper introductory and ending animation.
  • For adding levels to increase difficulty and challenges.

Graphic Designing competition rules

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Please Note: This is a live competition that will happen at the venue, you do not have to submit any project. 

Details & Eligibility

  • For students of class 6-12
  • Date & Time: Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 9:30 am
  • Bring your own laptop with Graphic Designing software, if you wish to use any software other than MS Powerpoint & MS Paint

Task

Make an invitation card inviting your friends to your superhero birthday party

Rules

  1. Participants need to show the final clipart image. They also need to submit the JPEG/GIF/PNG file (not exceeding 10 mb) of the clipart for judging.
  2. The winners shall be announced on the same day
  3. The participant needs to make their design from scratch. Using pre-made designs is strictly prohibited.
  4. Internet access is strictly prohibited during the competition.
  5. Participants are responsible for their valuables like laptop and venue property. They shall not be provided with replacement laptops if their laptop starts malfunctioning. The judgement shall be done on the basis of the work they completed till that time. The organizers reserves rights to claim for damage caused to venue property by any participant. 

Judging Criteria

  1. Judging shall be done under the following age group category: classes 6-8 and classes 9-12.
  2. The submitted projects shall be done on the basis of following parameters: Layout, colour theme, proportion and balance of the design elements, completeness, originality of the idea, overall aesthetics and image resolution.

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SR. ROBOTICS: TRASH TROUBLES rules

Event structure & description

  • There are  2  different areas A and B for dry garbage and wet garbage disposal. But in dry area there is wet garbage and in wet area there is dry garbage. The task is to dispose the garbage in the respective areas.
  • Robots of 2 teams will participate at once, one representing area A and the other representing area B. The robots will have to collect the garbage from the wrong area and carry it to the correct area
  • The garbage will be made from a stack of  6 match boxes placed on top of the other. 
  • Area A and area B are divided into 2 parts, one disposal area and the other populated area


Robot specifications

  1. The robot should fit into a box of 35CMx35CMx35CM (maximum).
  2. Maximum weight of the robot should not exceed  3 kg
  3. The robot should be an autonomous robot capable of doing the task  by itself without any form of manual control (wired or wireless)
  4. Wheels, motors, etc that are available in the market may be used
  5. The robot can be made from plywood, cardboard or any ready-made kit, Lego can also be used. You can also use Arduino and other educational kits
  6. The wires should be properly insulated.
  7. It is necessary for all that teams that the robot must be electrically or electronically powered if any team uses any type of mechanical powered system like IC ENGINE or other then it will be disqualified.


Batteries & Power

  1. Batteries must be sealed, immobilized electrolyte types (gel cells, lithium, NiCad, or dry cells).
  2. The electric voltage anywhere in the machine should not be more than 24V DC at any point of time. On board power supply will be provided.
  3. The teams can also use their own power supply.


Scoring

  1. Each bot will go to the opposite area and will bring the garbage to its own area (A or B). If the garbage dropped is completely inside the disposal area then 20 points for each garbage particle (each matchbox is one particle. Particle size = 4cm X 4cm X 4cm).
  2. If bots place particles in the populated area then 10 points for that particle. 15 points will be awarded if the garbage is touching both the disposal and populated area
  3. If the two bots collide with each other, it might be liable for a penalty of -10 points. (If any bot is seen doing this intentionally, they will get a penalty. )
  4. The bot which gets more points will win.
  5. There will be a surprise rule which will be announced on the day of competition


Details & Eligibility

*  For students of class 6-12

*  Date & Time: Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 9:30 am 

*  A team of upto 3 members can be formed

*  Students from different schools and class may form a team.


Please Note: This is a live competition that will happen at the venue, you do not have to submit any project. 

3D Doodling competition rules

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Please Note: This is a live competition that will happen at the venue, you do not have to submit any project. 

Details & Eligibility

  • For students of class 1-5
  • Date & Time: Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 9:30 am 
  • All the participants need to carry their own 3D Pens, filaments and printed stencils (if required). Here are the examples of stencils for 3D doodling: https://learn.the3doodler.com/stencils/

Task

Make a 3D doodle of a superhero character or make superhero  accessories.

Rules

  1. Participants need to show the 3D Doodle model they have doodled to the judges for judging. Organizers and/or judges may take pictures of the model for judging purpose.
  2. The winners shall be announced on the same day
  3. Participants shall be allowed to take away their 3D doodles.
  4. Participant needs to doodle the models from scratch. Using pre-made doodles is strictly prohibited.
  5. Participants are responsible for their valuables like 3D Pens and venue property. They shall not be provided with replacement 3D Pens if their 3D Pens starts malfunctioning.  The judgement shall be done on the basis of the work they completed till that time. The organizers reserves rights to claim for damage caused to venue property by any participant. 

Judging criteria

  1. Judging shall be done under the following age group category: classes 1-2 and 3-5
  2. The submitted projects shall be done on the basis of following parameters: structure, colour theme, stability & sturdiness, completeness, overall aesthetics and neatness of the model.

FANCY DRESS competition rules

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Please Note: This is a live competition that will happen at the venue, you do not have to submit any project. 

Details & Eligibility

  • For students of classes 6-12, Saturday November 16, 2019  
  • For students of classes 1-5, Sunday November 17, 2019
  • All the participants need to carry SCHOOL ID CARD 
  • The student and parents can come in superhero themed fancy dress.

Task

Come dressed as your favourite superhero and  tell us about your superpowers. Best superheroes will win prizes! Every child will get 30-60 seconds to perform as a superhero and will show their speciality.

It’s their choice to get on stage and perform or not but we will look around and take a quick observation for the best superhero.

Rules

  1. All Tinker Fest guests will be considered Participants to this competition. 
  2. Organizers and/or judges may take pictures of the children for judging purposes.
  3. The winners will be announced on the same day
  4. Judging shall be done under the following age group category: classes 1-2, classes 3-5, classes 6-8 and classes 9-12.

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JR. Off-road robotics rules

Game Description

TASK: 

Participants have to build robot that will be controlled by wire or wireless or it may be autonomous. The Robot has to start from a given starting area and go through different terrains like sand, pebbles, bridge and plateau. The Team has to collect maximum points in two rounds passing through all the hurdles on the arena.

  1. Round 1: The robot has to complete the track with maximum points in 5 minutes
  2. Round 2: The robot has to complete the track with maximum points in 3 minutes  
  3. Addition of points from both the rounds will determine the winners 
  4. Practice time will be allotted before the competition starts. 
  5. One or two operators will operate the robot in the event.
  6. The wires should remain slack during the match. 
  7. Teams should take care of their robot, they will be responsible for any damage to their robots.
  8. In case of technical problem the team can have maximum of 2 timeouts of 2 mins each.  
  9. Damaging the arena/people will disqualify the team.  
  10. Decision of the judges will be final.


Arena specification

  1. The Robot will START from START area and STOP on FINISH area passing through all the hurdles.
  2. The width of the Track is 28cm with a tolerance of +- 3 cms.
  3. There are blocks as obstacle which has dimension of 5cm x 5 cm x 10 cm with a tolerance of +-3 cms
  4. There are bonus points if the robot is capable of taking a block from area to a specified drop zone (points and additional details will be provided soon).


Robot specification

  1. Length 20 cm, width 18 cm, height: within 30 cms
  2. The team should NOT bring pre-assembled robot, time time will be given for assembling of robot.Teams should carry the individual components with them
  3. The external device used to control the machine or any external device (such as batteries, remotes) is not included in the size constraint.
  4. The weight of the robot should not exceed 5 Kg
  5. The robot can be made from any robotics DIY kit. (including LEGO)
  6. Only one robot is allowed per team. 
  7. Robot can be wired or wireless. 
  8. If the robot is wired then the wire should remain slack under all circumstances during the competition. All the wires coming out of the robot should be stacked as single unit. 
  9. The wires should be properly insulated.
  10. If robot causes any harm to the arena/people the team will be disqualified.

NOTE: FOR LEGO BOT PLEASE COVER YOUR ELECTRICAL PARTS SO THAT IT DOES NOT GET DAMAGED. 


Batteries & Power

  1. Each team should bring their own power supply. 
  2. Batteries must be sealed, immobilised electrolyte types (gel cells, lithium, NiCad, or dry cells).
  3. The electric voltage anywhere in the Bot should not be more than 24V DC at any point of time.
  4. On board power supply will be provided. 
  5. The teams can also use their own power supply.


Scoring

  1. Each section (like marble section, grass section etc) consists of 10 points on successful crossing.
  2. For crossing the brick section and the bridge section successfully 20 points will be awarded
  3. If the bot goes outside the track area then there is a penalty of  -5 points 
  4. In the brick section if the bot touches the bricks then penalty of -3 points and if the brick is moved from its position then  penalty -5 points
  5. There is a bonus point of 30 if the robot is capable of taking the block completely into the finish area. 10 points would be awarded if the block is partially inside the finish block.
  6. A team can have a maximum of three hand touch. After each hand touch, the bot will be placed in the previously crossed checkpoint. Each hand touch has a penalty of -10 points
  7. A team is allowed 2 technical timeouts of 1 minute each, penalty for which is -20 points
  8. A team can have one restart. The penalty for a restart is -50 points
  9. The total points for Off-Road Robotics is : 130. There is no negative total. The minimum total a team can score is zero. 

Details & Eligibility

  • For students of class 1-5
  • Date & Time: Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 9:30 am 
  • A team of upto 3 members can be formed
  • Students from different schools and class may form a team.


Please Note: This is a live competition that will happen at the venue, you do not have to submit any project.