Data Security Council of India (DSCI), in association with KPMG and NASSCOM Gaming Forum, organized a one week Virtual Hackathon, SEGAMATHON 2016 that brought together the concept of ‘Security + Gaming + Hackathon’ – thereby giving an opportunity to game developers across India to showcase their creative prowess and build games to educate people on how to create a Security-aware culture.

With the Cyber Security theme including Artificial Intelligence, Cyber-espionage and Identity theft, the initiative witnessed an encouraging response with more than 14 teams and 50+ participants. The theme-based BYOG (Bring Your Own Game) Game Jam has proven to be a fantastic way of developing new talent by tapping into youth potential towards the agenda of Cyber Security for future.


Hypnobot: Artificial Intelligence (AI) is taking over the world using its ability to hypnotize any living creature. They only way to stop them is to not look into their eyes. Fight against a hoard of AI bots while shooting backwards.

Hypnobot is a fast paced shooting survival game in which players have to shoot the enemy using bouncing bullets. Read More

  • Mr. Abhi Jariwala
  • Mr. Jitesh Jariwala

Jury Members

  • K. Lakshminarayanan, Information Security Group, Infosys Ltd.
  • Manish Basetia, Producer, Hashtash
  • Ramesh Kauta, CISO, GE India
  • Sharad Sadadekar, CISO and VP, HDFC Life
  • Subhash Subramaniam, CISO, ICICI Bank