Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur has laid out the framework for the 'common platform' to exchange the ideas and enhance the competitiveness among the students of various IITs which resulted in drafting comprehensive guidelines for Inter IIT Tech Meet - the biggest arena for testing each individual's and Institute's brightest minds in a war of intelligence, excellence and innovation. With the idea accepted, the 1st Inter IIT Tech Meet was hosted by IIT Kanpur in 2013, and was a great success, paving the way for the recurring annual event to be rotated amongst the different IITs from year to year wherein the second third and forth editions were held at IIT Bombay, IIT Kharagpur ,IIT Mandi respectively. IIT Bhubaneswar has set its mark in all the previous editions of InterIIT Techmeet and the performances being drastically enhanced every year.
RISC provides an interactive forum for students to pursue their passion and zeal for robotics. Students not only learn but also apply their technical skills to build bots of different kinds. Several workshops and events are conducted by RISC regularly. Through collaboration with organizations like IEEE and participation in various competitions held all across the country, students get fair exposure to the world of technology. RISC is also responsible for conducting all the robotic events (Yanthrix) in Wissenaire, the techno-management fest of IIT Bhubaneswar.
The recently established society aims at enhancing and sharing humanity's scientific understanding of the universe. Armed with its newly acquired state of the art telescopes, the members of this club study celestial objects and phenomena of the 14-billion-year-old vast universe independently. The club also publishes a newsletter regularly.
The Programming Society aims at educating students about computers, programming languages and software tools. Comprising of coding enthusiasts from all branches of engineering, this society in association with organizations like ‘CodeChef’, and companies like ‘Microsoft’ and ‘IBM’, organizes many competitions, workshops and guest lectures relating to android app development, cloud computing, hacking etc., to equip the students with programming skills and transform them into successful individuals complete with the skills needed to thrive in the modern world of technology.
The Website and Design Society of IIT Bhubaneswar has the credit of managing and designing all the websites of the institute and the fests. Though it majorly acts away from the limelight, it transforms its members into creative professionals by equipping them with the skill and art of creating websites and club designs. Members of the society actively conduct competitions for beginners and advanced web designers.