Nature Hack for Clean Air-Hackathon World Environment Day 2020

The “Nature Hack for Clean Air” organized by Clean Air Asia India on this World Environment Day 2020 with the theme of “Time for Nature”. The hackathon was virtually organized to encourage youths of India to brainstorm and come up with good innovative nature-based solutions for clean air.

It was a two-phase online hackathon with its final phase on World Environment Day.
Participants were expected to come up with innovative solutions that can benefit the environment and improve air quality for all.

The hackathon was split into two phases:

Registration and Idea Submission Phase: 22 nd May 2020
to 31 st May 2020.
Presentation Phase: 5 th June 2020.

The hackathon had the following themes for participants to build
solutions around:

 Nature Based Solution:
o Research Solution
o Technical Solution
 Hotspot Case Study (Solutions specific to hotspots in
Delhi as specified by Clean Air Asia)

 

Winners

First Prize: Airmap

Rajhrita Dutta

Second Prize: Air-Map

Shivam Bachhety

Encouragement Award

Smart Traffic Management at Busy Traffic light Junctions across India using Internet of things and Artificial Intelligence

Shivam Bachhety

Ujjwal Dwivedi

Exhaust monitoring in industries using IOTs

Nelly Neha Reddy