On 27th December 2018, National Children’s Science Congress (NCSC) was inaugurated by the Chief Minister of Odisha, Shri Naveen Patnaik at Sikhya O Anusandhan (SOA) University,Bhubaneswar, Odisha. The theme for this year NCSC is “Science, Technology and Innovations for a clean, Green and Healthy Nation.” The event will conclude on 31st December 2018.
Key Points
i. In 2017, NCSC was held in Gandhinagar, Gujarat from 27th December to 31st December.
ii. National Children’s science Congress (NCSC) provides a platform to the children to showcase their creativity and ability to innovate.
iii. The National Council for Science and Technology Communication (NCSTC), Government of India supported the NCSC 2018 in which Children in the age group of 10-17 years including school students including differently abled children will participate.
iv. Children from 10 member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and five Gulf countries will also participate in the event.