National Students Space Challenge 2017, IIT Kharagpur, Technical Festival, Kharagpur, West Bengal, 1st - 3rd September 2017

Category :
Technical Festival
Event Type:
Start Date :
1st September 2017
End Date :
3rd September 2017
Location :
Kharagpur, West Bengal
Organizer :
IIT Kharagpur

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National Students Space Challenge 2017

About Event

In the wake of tremendous success in the field of space science and technology, the world has witnessed the birth of a new era. As the world realized the importance of space technology, spAts IIT Kharagpur took the initiative of starting National Students’ Space Challenge, which is a unique blend of space science and technology. Every year, many budding space enthusiasts showcase their talents in this fest which also happens to be India’s first and largest Space Technology fest.
The commencement of September 2017 brings with it the 7th edition of the National Students’ Space Challenge presented by IIT Kharagpur and Sha-Shib Group in association with The New India Assurance, Co sponsored by ARDC and powered by IASPL. During the fest, participants from all across the country compete in amazing set of space themed robotic and non-robotic events. Participants also get to witness amazing exhibitions, guest lectures, webinars and workshops. This fest includes many online pre-fest events which happen to be rage in the world of internet. The main motto of this fun packed space themed fest is to raise the standards of space technology and encourage young minds.
The fest comprises of the following events:
• Colonizer
• Magneteer
• Firoceous
• Hoverpod
• Lift off
• Astro photography
• Paper presentation
• Case Study
Online pre-fest events:
· Quiz
· T-Shirt design
Space Technology Students’ Society (spAts) is the organizing team of NSSC. Officially, spAts is the student body of Kalpana Chawala Space Technology Cell (KCSTC), the contact point of Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), at IIT Kharagpur. With the aim of spreading the awareness of the importance of space technology, the team ensures an extravaganza this September.”
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Lift off
Astro photography
Braitenberg Challenge

PPT Topics

Large Hadronon Collider (LHC), CERN

Event Guests

Sandip Chakrabarti
A. S. Kiran Kumar
Daniel Eisenstein
Suchitra Sebastian

Pro Nites


Event Caption

Build, Innovate and Achieve

Event Theme

Space Technology


CSE ECE IT EEE Instrumentation Mechanical Physics Mechanics Aerospace Material Design


Participants will stay at IIT Kharagpur itself!

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