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1st - 3rd Nov, 2018

Amaravati Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh

Venue: K L Deemed to be University

Telemedicon 2018: Inter-disciplinary Student Competition

“Telemedicon 2018”, 14th International conference of Telemedicine Society of India (TSI) is being organised by the A.P Chapter of TSI in association with the Government of A.P. This a major Techno-medical event of Telemedicine (T.M), also know as e Health/e Medicine/ Telehealth, in India.
As the name suggests, Telemedicon is the provision of medical consultation and health care services to patients’ at one end and doctors at the other end, using different communication and I.T technologies.  In short, T.M makes “Geography” a “History” and helps in reaching medical services available to connected patient, irrespective of distance and location.
The conference will show case the advances and developments in the field of Electronics/ Hardware/ Medical and Diagnostic devices/ Software/ Data Transmission, Reception, Storage and retrieval etc., along with their applications in the field of Telemedicine to provide medical services to the needy.
This year’s Conference “TELEMEDICON-2018” is planned to be organised at K.L.University, Amaravati, A.P. (20 km from Vijayawada) during Nov 2-3, 2018.
As a part of this a pre-conference work shop and student competitions are planned Nov 1, 2018.

This competition is open to

Multi disciplinary teams of (3-5 members) comprising Engineering and Medical students, preferably with a member from start up/ Venture capitalist.  All the current students/recent pass-outs of any AICTE recognised Engineering/Medical colleges in India are eligible to participate


Entries solicited for

Any new design and development of portable and low-cost Hardware/Software for conducting/ capturing the vital parameters/Diagnostics like glucose levels, B.P, ECG, MRI, Dermatology or Eye test etc., with a focus on rural/Low- population areas/ villages of India.
The invention/proposed model/ can be an application of even existing hardware/Software for an altogether new application in the medical field.  Other entries could be in the form of New and user friendly Apps for the purpose of patient monitoring and management by hospitals/Doctors or even for personal Health care management by the patients.


Selection Procedure

  1. All interested teams should submit online on or before 10th October 2018
  2. Selected entries will be announced on 15th October 2018, through e-mail
  3. Team Member / Lead of the selected entries should register for the conference (3 Days) or Student Competition (1 Day) on or before 20th October 2018
  4. Registered participants should display the Device / App on 1st November 2018 for evaluation by Selection Committee
  5. Competition Results will be announced by 5 PM on 1st November 2018
  6. Prize Distribution will be during the valedictory session on 3rd November 2018


HOSTEL ACCOMMODATION at K L Deemed to be University

  • We are happy to inform that Accommodation is available for the Students and interested Delegates registering for TELEMEDICON 2018, on sharing basis @ Rs. 100/- per night.
  • This will be in the same campus of the venue, KL Deemed to be University.
  • Limited rooms are available, hence the bookings will be taken on ‘first come first served’ basis and the payment can be made on your arrival, at the hostel.
  • It is mandatory to pre-block this accommodation.