Mumbai, May 11, 2012 - France-headquartered, IT consulting and outsourcing services leader, Capgemini, is to sponsor a first-of- its-kind reality television show for Indian Information Technology (IT) professionals.
Capgemini Super Techies Show which will air from July 2012 on the ET Now channel, gives contestants an opportunity to battle it out with India's brightest minds and solve real business challenges faced by some of India's largest enterprises. The winning team will win a grand prize of Rs. 1 million.
Technology-business challenges of companies will be addressed by 21 teams of two young IT professionals each, through their proposed technology solutions. These 21 teams will be arrived at through a stringent selection procedure based on the applicant's technological skill sets and business-problem solving abilities.
Says Aruna Jayanthi, CEO, Capgemini India:"In an industry that is constantly evolving, innovation is critical to a company to serve its customers better and to stay relevant in the competitive landscape. India has a rich technology community which is constantly ideating, innovating and delivering technology solutions thus bringing in business benefits. Capgemini's Super Techies Show is a platform to bring together these ideas and stimulate innovations in response to business demands and recognize the contribution of this community which has helped India, become a global IT superpower."
Any Indian national who is 21 years & above and has experience of working on technologies in a business environment is eligible to apply online at www.capgeminisupertechiesshow.com