To the moon & beyond: A Cosmic Adventure of Learning
August 23 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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We are getting ready to take off for a cosmic adventure in learning!
India’s Chandrayaan-3 mission, aiming for a historic lunar soft landing, captivated global attention. If successful, India will join the moon-landing club, following the US, Soviet Union, and China. As Chandrayaan-3 gears up for its lunar touchdown on August 23, 2023, Rishihood University brings a unique opportunity for high school students to wonder, deliberate, discover, question, and witness the historic landing.
This exclusive event aims to inform students about moon exploration; provide them a platform to question and wonder about the world beyond Earth, inform them about the space industry and where is it headed, what kind of career opportunities it brings, and encourage design thinking.
SPECIAL GUEST :*
Lieutenant General Anil Kumar Bhatt, Director of the Indian Space Association (iSpA)
Galactic Co-Pilots :
Wing Cmdr Satyam Kushwaha (Director, Indian Space Association)
Ravinder Pal Singh (Engineer | Aviator | Investor | Professor)
This event is for all explorers! It is specially curated for students of classes 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th. However, it caters to all space enthusiasts who are eager to learn about the space industry.
Why should the students join?
Engage in live Q&A sessions: Your chance to ask the experts!
Get a glimpse of India’s space program & world’s tryst with space
Develop a better understanding of Chandrayaan-3
Learn about the space industry and how it impacts our lives
Know why are we going to the moon
Dive deeper into space exploration and space economy
Discover future opportunities and career prospects in the space sector
Network with like-minded space enthusiasts
Look up & close at our celestial neighbor in a skywatch session
Take off for a cosmic adventure in learning!
Registration: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
🚀 “To the Moon and Beyond!” 🌕
2 PM – 3:30 PM
With discussions, hands-on activities, and exercises; get ready to time travel with Aerospace Journalist Ayushee Chaudhary for a glimpse of the brief history of space exploration; India’s space program; the Chandrayaan mission; and an overview of the space industry.
Hang in there!
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Navigate the exciting world of space exploration and its groundbreaking technological impacts
4 PM – 6 PM🌟 Lieutenant General Anil Kumar Bhatt, Director of the Indian Space Association (iSpA), will guide students through India’s ambitious space plans and unveil the universe of career opportunities that await in the space sector.
🛰 Cosmic Chat with
Wing Commander Satyam Kushwaha, Director iSpA & Ravinder Pal Singh
They will steer an enlightening dialogue, painting a vivid picture of how the space industry is propelling India toward becoming a global technology titan.
Live Screening of Chandrayaan-3 landing
6 PM to 7 PM
Let’s look up at the moon up & close (telescope activity)