STAFF REPORT ISB: The Intel Pakistan has announced the winners of Punjab Science Fair 2015 who represent Pakistan at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) 2016 to be held in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
“More than 160 students and 51 teachers from Punjab were registered in the fair with a total of 70 projects,” says a press release issued by the company.
Intel Pakistan has just concluded the second of two Punjab Science Fairs in the run-up to the Intel ISEF, one of the worlds largest pre-college science competitions.
During the Punjab Science Fairs, students from across the province presented research-based projects in the categories of Biology, Chemistry, Computer Sciences, Mathematics and Physics.
LUMS Vice Chancellor Dr. Sohail Naqvi was the chief guest.
“Intel has sponsored the International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) for almost 2 decades now, and each year we have witnessed tremendous talent flowing from all over the world. ISEF is a great platform for youth as they interact with each other and share insights and experiences which help them gain confidence,” said Country Manager, Intel Pakistan, NaveedSiraj.
“I hope that the students gain more this year in terms of personal growth through healthy, constructive competition and make our country proud,” he added.
It may be mentioned that Intel Pakistan is investing among youth of Pakistan and providing opportunities to youth to express and show their work and ideas.