At the Deloitte TechnoUtsav, machine learning and sentiment analysis win TI students laurels. Students were first runners-up in the Hackathon. Their prototype help detect twitter users with depression. Final year students Devanshu Narula, Chirag Garg and Aneesh Jain developed a system classifying users as depressed or not depressed, using machine learning and sentiment analysis with Twitter data.
The students went through several rounds in the Hackathon, including an MCQ test, idea submission, basic prototype building, and final prototype submission with presentation. It was held in Deloitte University, Hyderabad and were awarded a sizeable cash prize.