IIT KGP Team Alive Home at the Finals of RICE B Plan Competition

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A student team from IIT Kharagpur has qualified to the finals of RICE B Plan Competition 2k17 as the only  team from any Indian university. It is also the only team from South Asia having made it to the final with 42 teams, among the likes of Harvard, MIT, Stanford, Imperial etc., competing for more than $1.5 million in cash and prizes. 

Team Alive Home has specialized in Smart Switch Modules which are smart and easy to install with three easily detachable components will replace the regular and mundane switchboards. The switchboard and the app are connected to each other through our secure cloud servers, round the clock. The user can access all the automated appliances using the Alive Home smartphone app or web application and control all the appliances. The system will not only bring homeappliances at fingertips but will also make accessible real time data of energy used by appliances and notify when an appliance that should supposedly be off is still on. The u