Navjot is a young enthusiastic budding tech entrepreneur, has worked with various startups in their initial stages namely bluegape.com, yopharma and trivitos also participated and won in various competitions Intel AppInnovation, blackberry hackathons, Imagine cup & national level science fair in school to name a few
Navjot has great interest in solving real world problems using present technology already made few very awesome hobby projects with real world applications and currently working on some, Worked with team Indus (GLXP competitor from India) as a research assistant. He likes to work in a challenging environment.
Sept'14 Won 3rd prize for developing a landmine detecting and reporting application in ERW (Explosive Remnants of War) Challenge, conducted by National Defense University, Washington D.C. (funded by DoD).
Sept '14 A small trip to mountain of Himalayas and one of my ancestral religious place. It was a adventurous and enlightening experience. I love travelling, it brings new creative ideas in my mind. This trip was on of the best, it helped me focus on my future goals and gave me confidence and many new ideas to work on.
Sept'13 - Aug'14 Worked as software engineer at MakeMytrip, in implementation of Oracle BPM in their existing framework. It was a good learning experience, Worked closely with BPM and Oracle A-Team, managed full stack development, from front end adf application development to SOA server configuration and management.
Aug'13 Officially Graduated, completed my Bachelors of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering from USIT.
Jun - Aug'13 Selected in 9 teams for MIT Global Startup Labs, a programme aimed at encouraging entrepreneurship in developing countries by MIT. It was a very good experience, I learned a lot about business side of things in launching a startup. Constant mentoring was provided by MIT mentors and prominent business figures.
Sept'12- Apr'13 Won in multiple port-a-thon events conducted by blackberry and one hackathon (here is a link to one of my pitches), selected for Blackberry internship for creating BFB certified app in summers.
fall'13 Won IntelAppinovation for 2012 and 2013 round 1 among top 40 select candidates, awarded Lenovo AIO 27" device and Lenovo Thinkpad tablet.
Fall'12 Awarded Guinness world record for successfully participating and certifying my app in largest hackathon (Appfest) under 18 hours, conducted by Microsoft in Bangalore,India.
Spring '12 National pre-finalist in Imagine Cup, Software Category.
Oct '10 Became Microsoft Student Representative(MSP) from my college, organized and conducted multiple tech sessions and events on upcoming technologies in my institute and various other colleges of Delhi,NCR.
2008 Graduated High School Got 1st rank State Level Science fair for project entitled “Biodiesel production and non conservative sources of energy”, selected for National level.Also, awarded Budding scientist award in the school.