Table 4

Overview of the surgathon model conducted in India and Rwanda between 2016 and 2019

Category Total
Local faculty attendees153
Local student attendees1598
One-day workshops3
One-day workshop attendees908
Surgathons 6
Surgathon participants690
Teams formed54
Problem statements presented52
Winning solutions 25
Digital10
Hardware6
Digital and hardware combined6
Process innovation3
Solution developed post-surgathon 9
Patent pending3
Patented1