Carpediem is a biennial Techno-cultural fest that is presented by Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology, in association with its alumni body Chaitanya Smruti The first ever edition was held in 2002. 7 editions have been hosted since, with Carpediem VI recording the highest footfall, a staggering 17,000. Since then the average footfall has remained at around 10,000. Why Carpediem? - Average Footfall of about 10,000 - Attendance from various colleges in Hyderabad and India - Technical and cultural fest, catering to both audience - Some of the events that feature include Battle of Bands - A competition to find the best band in India Car Rally - The Biggest of it's kind in Hyderabad. Very popular event during Carpediem, close to 500 cars are expected to participate this year. Pro Shows - DJ Night(Nucleya), Artist Night(Ankit Tiwari), Stand Up comedy(Kenny Sebastian), Other Pro-Shows Tech Expo - Direct interaction between Industry experts, Start Ups, Tech Giants, and students of various colleges. - The student strength at CBIT alone is approximately 4,500, a large proportion of which are highly aware, skilled students, to whom the right pitch will attract maximum brand recall, and in most cases, a conversion from potential customers to loyal customers.