Advancing in its way to create a rostrum for the youth to compete beyond technicality , FootPrints has always won credence of many. Due to its unfailing efforts and concerns, FootPrints has received patronage from MAKE IN INDIA and SKILL INDIA.
With a wide spectrum of ideas and consistent efforts, FootPrints succeeded in bringing the young enthusiastic minds together to create a better society. For the first time in the history of FootPrints, it has been awarded the patronage of South Asia Youth Environment Network (SAYEN) and Centre for Environment Education (CEE).
FootPrints was awarded with “The Young Contributor 2018” certificate at Sayaji Startup Summit for its never ending efforts for the betterment of the society and community.
We have received an appreciation letter from Honorable Chief Minister of Gujarat, Shri Vijay Rupani praising FootPrints for remarkable contribution towards society.
We have received the Limca Book of records certificate which states “Students of The Maharaja Sayajirao University’s Faculty of Technology and Engineering,Vadodara,Gujarat conducted a “Say NO to Plastic” campaign by making the largest paper bag at their annual festival FootPrints 2014 on Jan 12,2014. The bag was 18.55 m deep, 11.33 m wide and 2.94 m breadth. The work started at 7:30 am with 95 students actively participating and was completed by 4:30 pm.”
For the first time in the history of The Maharaja Sayajirao University, Guinness World Record was awarded for the largest shopping bag made from paper which is 18.55 m (60 ft 10.3 in) long, 11.33 m (37 ft 2 in) wide and 2.94 m (9 ft 7.7 in) deep and which was achieved by FootPrintsX4 and Pastiwala.com and measured at the Faculty of Technology and Engineering, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Gujarat, India, on 12th January, 2014.
By steadfastness and rational endeavor, FootPrints, which started with a paper presentation event in 2001, inaugurated by Shri. Narayan Murthy has now become the largest technical fiesta of Gujarat. FootPrintsX9 gave a platform to young minds from all over India to unveil their high-tech skills. RoboWar, car race, structure development events, coding events, weaving competitions and events based on complex chemical composition were the technical hallmarks of FootPrintsX9. The Guest Lecture series comprised of “Raghava Rao” – CFO, Amazon India, “Dr. David H. Grinspoon” – an astrobiologist and an advisor at NASA and “Peter C Schultz”- co-inventor of Fiber Optics. Advance Image Sensing Robotics (Anvira Education), Web Extension (Mozilla) and Machine Learning (Google Developer’s Group) were the workshops conducted in FootPrintsX9.