Bikaner, known for its lipsmacking snacks and awe-inspiring heritage structures, is playing host to one of the biggest tech-focused gatherings in the country, the fifth edition of the Rajasthan DigiFest. As with previous editions held in Jaipur, Kota and Udaipur, the DigiFest has lined up a range of events that focus on giving startups, students, entrepreneurs, innovators and tech enthusiasts a platform to explore potential partnerships, business connects, expert guidance, investments, and more.

Speakers at the event include influencers and business leaders such as Mohandas Pai, Chairman of Manipal Global Education & Aarin Capital and Padmaja Ruparel of the Indian Angel Network. Other expert speakers on technology and startups include Sauvik Banerjjee, VP – TATA Industries and CTO of TATA CliQ, and Shradha Sharma, YourStory Founder & CEO.

What’s in store at the Bikaner Digifest In addition to the main stage where tech tycoons, startup founders and business leaders will share their expertise, there are several other workshops and talks organized in parallel tracks. The three-day event also features some cool events that showcase technology in an unusual manner.

The International Balloon Challenge The challenge received hundreds of entries from around the country and 10 winners will see their payload flown ‘near space’ from the beautiful desert around Bikaner, free of cost, on July 25. They will also receive an acknowledgement from the Government of Rajasthan for successfully completing their mission on July 27.

There’s nothing like a great run to relieve stress and make you feel like you’re on top of the world. The Bikaner Digifest kicks off with the TecRush marathon, open to everyone, on the evening of July 25. Read more from yourstory.com…

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