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'Innovation & talent' held at Tech Fest-Advitiya-2020

Ropar, Feb 10 (UNI) Advitiya 2020, IIT Ropar’s tech-fest concluded with a bang with a guest lecture by Dr. K Radhakrishnan, the former chairman of ISRO. He comprehensively spoke about the success story of ISRO and all the advancements from the recent space missions, mainly about Chandrayaan and Mangalyaan. Dr. K. Radhakrishnan’s presentation about ISRO was quite enlightening about the challenges faced by the scientists back at ISRO. The audience threw several questions related to the ongoing research and the entire lecture has been successful in sparking off an interest for the young impressionable minds to consider a career at ISRO.
IIT Ropar’s Director, Prof. S. K Das and Dr. K. Radhakrishnan participated in an interaction session with the audience gathered for the lecture and took questions covering a wide range. The tech fest this year underwent exponential growth in all areas and saw some really good new initiatives being taken up this year.
The Techno School program conducted for the first time this year saw participation from more than 3000 school students from all over India. The IIT Ropar open olympiad was conducted as part of the program in two rounds, the first one in school centers and the final round on campus in IIT Ropar.
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