Science 20 School Engagement Programme at Shiv Nadar School Faridabad
Shiv Nadar School hosted the Science20 Students Outreach Programme as part of the G20 initiative. The event brought together 643 students from 36 schools across Delhi NCR, creating an environment of exploration, learning, and innovation.
The students' enthusiasm and curiosity as they interacted with the most luminous minds of the Indian Science spectrum were remarkable. It was inspiring to see future innovators in action.
The day-long programme, focused on the theme of "Disruptive Science for Sustainable Development," aimed to provide students with a platform to comprehend the impact of policies on sustainable development and empower them to become catalysts for change. Through a meticulously designed series of interactive activities and workshops, the participating students were encouraged to think critically, collaborate, and develop innovative solutions to real-world challenges.
The event witnessed the presence of eminent personalities, including Shri Amitabh Kant, Sherpa G20 and former CEO of NITI Aayog, Prof. Narinder Kumar Mehra, former Dean of AIIMS & Vice President of the Indian National Science Academy, Prof. Ambuj Sagar, Deputy Director of IIT Delhi & Policy Chair of Science 20, and Prof. Ashutosh Sharma, former Science Secretary of India and President of INSA. Their participation enriched the program, providing valuable insights and inspiring the students to align their innovative ideas with the goals of sustainability.
The event showcased the significance of an integrated approach to science and technology, instilling in students a profound sense of responsibility towards our planet and its inhabitants. It exemplified the school's dedication to fostering a culture of scientific exploration and sustainable development.