CBSE asks schools to attend IISF 2020 online
BHOPAL [Maha Media]: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has asked all its affiliated school principals to attend the 6th India International Science Festival 2020 (IISF 2020) which is being organised by the Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Earth Sciences and Vijnana Bharati (VIBHA) in New Delhi through virtual mode.
The IISF 2020 has been started from Tuesday and will be held for four days. It is being hosted by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-National Institute of Science, Technology and Development Studies (NISTADS), New Delhi. It will conclude on December 25. The board has released an official notification in this regard. It stated “IISF provides a platform for young scientists, students, and technocrats to exchange knowledge and ideas.
The theme of IISF-2020 is ‘Science for selfreliant India and Global welfare to support the Government’s initiative of making Atmanirbhar Bharat’. Inspite of the pandemic situation due to COVID-19, the IISF-2020 is being organised, which signifies the indomitable spirit to celebrate scientific temper and motivation to involve the common masses to improve heir scientific understanding, temperament, and appreciation towards various Indian achievements in the field of Science & Technology.” All the principals of the schools affiliated to the CBSE are advised by the board to attend IISF-2020 through the conference website and also encourage their students to take benefit out of this event.