Planetarium Science Center (PSC) Organizes First Elimination Round of Intel BASEF

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The BA Planetarium Science Center (PSC), in cooperation with the Ministry of Education, organized several elimination rounds in six governorates, as part of the Intel BASEF exhibition, to evaluate the submitted projects and choose the projects that will qualify for the final exhibition.

More than 400 projects have been submitted, 149 of which have qualified for the 2015 Intel BASEF exhibition after several elimination rounds that were held in different governorates. These projects will now qualify for the main exhibition that will be held during 16–18 March 2015 from which three projects will be chosen to represent Egypt in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) that will take place in the USA next May.

The submitted projects fall under different scientific themes. The projects will be judged by university professors, specialized scientists and engineers, as well as volunteers. The jury will judge these projects in accordance with the standards of the international competition organizers.