APITA is conducting series of Blockchain themed Hackathons and workshops across the state in association with Fintech Valley, Vizag and Hackmania Technology Pvt.Ltd. The program is intended for the technological skill development and tech hiring of the students in the state. Students who participate in Hackathon during the workshop will be provided an opportunity to participate in the Global Hackathon Workshop which will be conducted by APITA in the month of December, 2017.

In this context, a Workshop and Hackathon on Blockchain Technologies has been conducted on 20th and 21st Sept, 2017 at MVGR College of Engineering. Mr. Opinder Preet Singh, Indian Subcontinent Head, ETHLend and Mentor, Hackmania Technology Pvt. Ltd has conducted a session on Blockchain Technology and Ideation. He also addressed regarding the Hackathon on Blockchain Technology. 150 students from 3rd and 4th year B.Tech of CSE, IT and ECE have attended the workshop and also participated in the in the Hackathon. Total 39 projects were uploaded in the Hackathon.