2001 -Year Of inception
With the vision of Professor Narayan Murthy and vigor of students FootPrints was initiated. Then, it was paper presentation which witnessed around 30 participants.
FootPrints witnessed evident growth and soon became the most awaited fiesta. The participation graph showed a striking increase, crossing the 5000 mark in 2009.
2011: THE YEAR OF FURTHER IMPETUS
Raising the bar each year, FootPrints'11 gave a thrust to the innovative visions of the enthusiastic participants. The overwhelming response of the participants resulted in a recording footfall of 12000.
2012: UPPING THE ANTE
FootPrintsX2 witnessed a staggering participation of 15000 breaking all records and reaffirming its prominence of being Gujarat's largest technical festival. All departments witnessed tremendous enhancements with inclusion of avantgarde events.
2013: UNVEILING THE UNEXPECTED
Witnessing international participation this year, FootPrintsX3 set up a benchmark the first ever event to launch its mobile network and Android application. Technical events got a boost and FootPrintsX3 reached new heights with ever increasing participation from students.
2014: THE YEAR OF EXPANSION
FootPrintsX4 gave a thrust to entertainment and fun element with Live BMX Show, Camp Fire, Jamming Sessions and the Technical section was boosted with workshops for Quadoopter and persistence of vision attracting tech-enthusiasts from various fields.
2015: INTERNATIONAL IDENTITY
This year made FootPrints touch new horisons by its unfathomable success. It witnessed Guest Lectures by 4 renowed international personalities and jaw dropping techzibitions. Encouraging 23,000 participants, this year set new benchmarks to cross.
FootPrintsX8 expedited its horizon by introducing new technical events such as Gizmo, Imprints and Technokick in Macheanema, Lycra and Sanganikee respectively. Hosting a participation of 30000+, it reached a new pinnacle.
FootPrintsX9 crossed the horizon of national identity by receiving a patronage from UNESCO, Make In India, Skill India, SAYEN and CEE. FootPrintsX9 gave a new perspective to the event by providing the tech community with paramount exposure.