Technalytics, the Analytics and IT club of IIM Udaipur, provides the student community of IIMU a common platform to discuss and gain knowledge about the trends in information technology and data analytics. It equips the students with the technological know-how of the industry and the implementation of analytical skills through weekly newsletters, workshops, events, and summits.
The team is responsible for sending frequent informative e-mailers to the entire community, which is intended to keep the community up-to-date with various technological trends and happenings in the field of Analytics. The topics are chosen in such a manner that they are relevant to the students and are presented in a simple, mostly graphical manner so that it is easy to visualise and understand.
A case-based workshop on the SPSS statistical tool was organised to help the students get a hands-on of the application of the tool, which would be helpful to them during summer internships.
In this workshop, students can get hands-on experience of the R software, where they could learn to create predictive models using data. This can be helpful to students during their summer internships, where they might have to apply analytics concepts using R.
The flagship event of Technalytics, Analitica, serves as a platform for corporate leaders to share their opinions and views on the selected theme through diverse and engaging speeches. The objective of the summit is to get unique insights and latest technological trends from the leaders. The theme for Analitica’19 was ‘Learning through Experience,’ and it was graced by the presence of eminent speakers like Mr. Amit Anand (Ujjivan Bank), Mr. Saurav Gandhi (PayU), Mr. Paritosh Anand (Reliance), Dr. Shourya Roy (American Express) and Mr. Saurabh Khanna (Bank of America).
The summit was aimed to enable students with a perspective of business challenges on account of data and technologies influencing management decisions and business processes and the skills that management students must equip themselves with. The esteemed panel for the discussion was Mr. Ganesan Ramachandran(Accenture), Mr. Harishankar(Unilever), Mr. Kamesh Mullapudi(Deloitte), Mr. Pranay Chulet(Quikr), Mr. Hitesh Oberoi(InfoEdge), Mr. Sreejit Roy(IBM).
Mind-Wizz was an analytics-based national event that challenged the participants on the basis of their logical problem-solving and analytical skills to provide business insights. It was held across three rounds, where 290 students from various undergraduate and post-graduate institutes participated. The first round consisted of interactive crossword puzzles, whereas the second one was a case study problem. In the final round, the finalists were invited to the campus to present the findings of their case analysis and approach taken by them to arrive on the same.
Quiz-A-Thon was an analytics-based quiz series event that tested participants on the basis of their analytical concepts. It was held across 6 rounds, where both the PGP-1 and PGP-2 students from IIM Udaipur participated. The series consisted of 6 quizzes based on various analytics concepts for which study material was shared on the respective previous evening. Each quiz had 10 questions that tested the analytics concepts of the participants.
Techanalytics, in collaboration with Marclan, the Marketing Club of IIM Udaipur, conducted the first edition of "War of Clans" in March.
It was a memorable event where all students get to wear their section colours and bat for their team one last time across three rounds. The final battle was held at the auditorium, where 15 participants from each section took part in the event — all the rounds involved questions from the marketing and analytics domain.
After the thrilling competition, Section A emerged as the winners.