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Euraxess India Science Slam Finals

The Czech Embassy was the partner of Euraxess Science Slam India 2022. The Honorary Consul of the Czech Republic in Chennai, Mr. Ar Rm Arun represented the Czech Republic at the 10th Edition of the Euraxess India Science Slam Finals held in Chennai on Dec 3, 2022.

Mr. Arun appreciated Euraxess in conducting this very important event. He said India today was the hot-bed of innovation across many fields, with this being further fueled by fact that India has the most number of young population in the world with this status continuing for the next several decades. Hence, events such as this were a huge contribution to global innovation mechanisms. Mr. Arun welcomed to such efforts and events sustaining in the time to come.

Five exceptionally talented young Indian researchers performed live in front of an enthusiastic audience. After a great evening of fun and excitement the audience and jury selected the winner: Satadru Chakrabarty, Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar.

The winner of this year’s India Science Slam earned a roundtrip ticket to Europe, and the unique chance to network with research peers in one of Europe’s top research institutes!

Mr. Honorary Consul then delivered a presentation, covering a brief about the Czech Republic, sharing information on Study & Research opportunities in the Czech Republic, along with scholarship & other information that’s readily available at www.portal.studyin.cz.

Besides, he quoted Dr.B.R.Ambedkar saying, “Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence”. The moment one dedicates themselves to cultivation of their mind, they’re ensuring to further the purpose of their life. Mr. Arun also quoted Swami Vivekananda saying “There is infinite power of development in everything”. While Mr. Arun wished the finalists the very best, he encouraged the participants to continue development of their individual areas and to find ways & means to take innovations to market, such that they can fuel further innovations to come forth. He said the more mankind goes thru positive development approaches the more positive progress for society at large.