India, May 23, 2014 - Capgemini, one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services today announced the third season of the Capgemini Super Techies Show. This year participants, from a number of countries including India, UK, the Netherlands, Sweden and France, are invited to battle it out and solve real business challenges faced by some of the largest enterprises across the globe.
- India’s 1st technology based reality TV show for IT professionals now invites participation from university students and professionals
- Entries open on May 22nd 2014 for graduates and young professionals from multiple countries across the world
- Grand prize of USD 25,000
- Show on-air at the end of October
In addition to Indian IT professionals, the Capgemini Super Techies Show has this year extended its format by including university students with technology backgrounds from all participating countries. The candidates will get an opportunity to understand technology trends prevalent in today’s business environment by interacting with Capgemini experts and global technocrats across a variety of industries. The winning team will be awarded with a cash prize of USD 25,000.
“In today’s dynamic business environment, companies across the globe understand the need to identify the right talent, who can leverage technology to support businesses on their digital transformation journey. The Capgemini Super Techies Show has always strived to be one such platform where young IT professionals have the opportunity to showcase their innovative skills in solving real-life business challenges put forth by global business leaders,” said Aruna Jayanthi, Chief Executive Officer, Capgemini India and member of Capgemini Group Executive Committee.
“The tremendous response we received last year from Indian and North American IT professionals and the enthusiasm and pride that it generated within the Group, encouraged us to extend this platform to participants from other countries. The show had a social media reach of over seven million people. This year’s show will also be the first time where university students can participate and leverage the capabilities of digital tools to solve business challenges,” she added.
About Capgemini IndiaCapgemini in India is over 50,000 people strong across 9 cities (Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, Kolkata and Chennai - Trichy and Salem). A pioneer in the IT industry, Capgemini has over 45 years of global expertise collaborating with leading corporations and now brings the Consulting, Technology and Outsourcing experience to India. With dedicated teams to service the local markets, Capgemini has strong domain experience to assist clients across the Government and Public Sector, Energy and Utilities, Manufacturing, Telecom and Financial Services sectors and help them advance in their respective industries.
About CapgeminiWith more than 130,000 people in over 40 countries, Capgemini is one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. The Group reported 2013 global revenues of EUR 10.1 billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business and technology solutions that fit their needs and drive the results they want. A deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws on Rightshore®, its worldwide delivery model.
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