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ITC Infotech to hold hackathon on internet devices
June 20, 2015 10:44 AM
ITC Infotech on Friday announced that it will hold a two-day hackathon around Internet of Things (IoT) in Bengaluru on July 4-5. "The hackathon in our campus will be part of our annual technology conference platform 'iTech2015' to foster innovation," the IT services and solutions subsidiary of ITC Ltd. said in a statement in Bengaluru.The IoT is a network of devices embedded with electronics, software and sensors and inter-connected to provide greater value and services on the Internet."The mega event will give an opportunity to IoT start-ups, professionals, developers and students to participate, present solutions to business users and validate ideas through live simulations of real business scenario," Infotech Chief Executive Sushma Rajagopalan said. The hackathon will also hold a 30-hour prototype building contest at the venue using IoT kits provided by the company. Winners and runners-up will be awarded Rs.2 lakh and Rs.1 lakh in cash.

About ITC

ITC is one of the India's foremost private sector companies with a market capitalization of nearly US $ 15 billion and a turnover of over US $ 4.75 billion. ITC has a diversified presence in Cigarettes, Hotels, Paperboards & Specialty Papers, Packaging, Agri-Business, Packaged Foods & Confectionery, Information Technology, Branded Apparel, Greeting Cards, Safety Matches and other FMCG products.

Products and Services

ITC is the market leader in cigarettes in India. With its wide range of invaluable brands, it has a leadership position in every segment of the market.
ITC made its entry into the branded & packaged Foods business in August 2001 with the launch of the Kitchens of India brand. A more broad-based entry has been made since June 2002 with brand launches in the Confectionery, Staples and Snack Foods segments.

ITC's Lifestyle Retailing Business Division has established a nationwide retailing presence through its Wills Lifestyle chain of exclusive specialty stores.

ITC is blending its core capabilities to market a growing range of greeting, gifting & stationery consumer products.

As part of ITC 's business strategy of creating multiple drivers of growth in the FMCG sector, the Company has commenced marketing safety matches and agarbattis (incense sticks) sourced from small-scale and cottage units.

Latest Financial Figures(Figures in Rs. Crores)
ET 500 Rank(2014)37
IndustryDiversified
Turnover36288.03
Profit after Tax(PAT)8891.38
MCAP (Market Capitalization)278760.89
Assets27856.89

Hotels

ITC Welcome group brand has become synonymous with Indian hospitality. Today amongst India's finest and fastest growing hotel chains, it consists of over 70 hotels across different destinations in India. These include super deluxe and five star hotels, heritage palaces, havelis and resorts and full service budget hotels.

Paperboards & Packaging

ITC is one of the world's most modern and contemporary manufacturers of packaging and graphic series of boards. ITC 's Packaging & Printing Business is the country's largest converter of paperboard into packaging.

Agri-Business

ITC's International Business Division (IBD) is the country's second largest exporter of agri-products. ITC pioneered the cultivation and development of Cigarette Tobaccos in India.

Information Technology

ITC Infotech India Ltd., a global IT services company, has established itself as a key player in the offshoring arena, growing at a cumulative annual growth rate (CAGR) of around 85%.

Board of Directors

Y C Deveshwar, Chairman
Nakul Anand, Executive Director
P V Dhobale, Executive Director

ITC Office Address

Registered Office
ITC LIMITED, 37
J. L. Nehru Road, Kolkata - 700071,
India Ph: +91-33-22889371
Email- webmaster@itc.in
Website: http://www.itcportal.com/

Last Updated on June 8, 2015

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