CBSE Science Exhibition 2016
CBSE Regional Level Science Exhibition 2016-17
The Central Board of Secondary Education organised the Regional Level Annual Science Exhibition 2016-17 at Delhi Public School, Vasant Kunj from the 19th of December to the 22nd of December. 91 schools from Delhi and NCR participated in this mega event. A total number of 148 models and exhibits based on a variety of themes were displayed.
The panel of judges included Dr. T.N. Upadhyay, Senior Scientist (Retd), DRDO; Dr. K.K. Gupta, Associate Professor, Ramjas College; Mr Kapil Tripathi, Scientist, Vigyan Prasar; Dr. Y.S. Sharma, Associate Professor, Rajdhani College; Dr. Venkat Ramanan, Assistant Professor, IGNOU, and Dr. Hukum Singh, Professor (Retd),N.C.E.R.T. The criterion of judgment included involvement of the children’s own creativity and imagination, originality/innovation in the exhibit, scientific thought/approach, technical skills/craftsmanship, utility for society/educational value, economic/portability/scope of its applicability in the future and presentation. 36 models out of a total of 148 were selected for the Second Round of Judgement. Following which 20 exhibits were shortlisted for participation in the National CBSE Science Exhibition.
On the last day of the exhibition, students of DPS Vasant Kunj and many other schools visited the exhibits and interacted with the participating teams.
The Valedictory Ceremony saw Prof. B.P. Khandelwal, the Chief Guest motivate and inspire the budding scientists with his words of wisdom.