SILICO BATTLES 2020v 16.1 - Where Technology Amplifies Creativity
The Silico Battles 2020 v 16.1, was organized by the Souvenier Club of Ahlcon Public School from October 29,2020 to November 6,2020 under the able guidance of the Principal, Dr. Deepak Raj Singh Bisht. Silico Battles, the most sought after Inter -school technology fest is a mélange of computer-based activities providing a dynamic opportunity to the learners to showcase their scientific, technological and logistic skills.
The online programme was inaugurated by invoking the blessings of Lord Ganesha, followed by the welcome address by Mr. Jagdish Prasad, Club Convener and Sagar Pant, the President of Souvenier Club. The Principal welcomed the dignitaries and recounted the journey of Silico Battle that started from East Delhi and has now reached to a global level, with over 65 reputed schools participating in the event from across the world. He highlighted the pivotal role of such a platform that fosters a spirit to collaborate, create and also equips the young learners with the 21st century skills. The 16th online version of Silico Battles is a great step towards a more advanced and tech-savvy India where the youth is ready to confront and adapt to the challenges of a dynamic global society.
Well established alumni joined the event as distinguished panel of jury from various parts of the world. Their association with the Silico battles have been a stepping stone that impacted their career journey as it instilled not only a technical temperament and ignited curiosity but also provided an opportunity to enhance organizational skills inclusive of problem-solving abilities and communication.
Ms. Tazeen Siddiqui, Lead Telangana for international NASA Space challenge app 2020 and a renowned Educational Consultant graced the occasion as the Chief Guest and inspired the students to contribute to the global welfare. She also applauded the Ahlconites’ participation in NASA Space challenge where they bagged the Judges’ Choice Award for their innovative project.
Silico Battles not only encourages students to participate in learning-based competition but also cultivates an atmosphere where students can contribute to the technical advancements. The various categories included innovative competitions Dexterity, Design, Scrapforge, Cyquest, Logo and Senior Programming, Robotics, Cartoon Making and Respawn which were held on virtual platforms and adjudged by a distinguished panel of jury from across the globe. After the spectacular competitions, Mother’s International School, Noida won the most coveted Champion’s Trophy.
The events facilitated an in depth understanding of the fundamentals of technology and its operations and provided the young participants an opportunity to explore and experience the current emerging technologies. The Computer Department and Souvenier Club were highly appreciated for their tireless commitment in making the Silico Battles 2020 v16.1 a success.
The events facilitated an in depth understanding of the fundamentals of technology and its operations and provided the young participants an opportunity to explore and experience the current emerging technologies. The Computer Department and Souvenier Club were highly appreciated for their tireless commitment in making the Silico Battles2020 v16.1 a success.
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Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change. - Stephen Hawking