City Montessori School, Chowk Campus is organizing a 3-day online International Science Olympiad ‘Quanta 2020’. An inauguration ceremony was held today amidst great fanfare. It started with a welcome song, All Religions, and World Unity Prayer, World Parliament, and other cultural items presented online enthralled one and all.
Dr. Jagdish Gandhi, CMS Founder, and renowned educationist blessed the participants from India and abroad and wished for their bright future.
Mr. Hari Om Sharma, Chief Public Relations Officer, CMS informed that school students from various countries of the world including Germany, Brazil, Jordan, Russia, Bangladesh, and various states of India will be participating in Quanta 2020. The event will be held online from 18th to 20th December 2020. This international event has a great fan following not only among the people of Lucknow but in the student community worldwide. School students from as many as 40 countries of the world have participated in 23 editions of Quanta held so for. This is the 24th time that CMS Chowk Campus is organizing this Olympiad.
Chief Guest of the function, Dr. Dinesh Sharma, Deputy Chief Minister, UP, said in his message that the knowledge of science should be used for the benefit of humanity. Today, we need great scientists who are also good human beings. If we need quality in life, we will have to resort to science and technology. He congratulated CMS for organizing Quanta-2020 and providing a unique platform for students to showcase their talents and skills.
CMS Founder and renowned educationist, Dr. Jagdish Gandhi said on this occasion that the responsibility of creating a peaceful social order lies with the youth of today and a humane scientific approach alone can lead to social upliftment. Prof. Geeta Gandhi Kingdon, President and MD, CMS, said that we need to change our outlook to bring about world peace. We need to decide how and why and up to what extent we use our knowledge of science and technology to provide maximum benefit to humanity. She said that this Olympiad encourages healthy competition, motivates the younger generation to exchange their knowledge and ideas, and enhances their creative thinking skills.
Secretary of Quanta-2020 and Principal of CMS Chowk Campus, Mrs. Aditi Sharma said that Mathematics & Mental Ability Quiz and Science Quiz will be organized at Quanta-2020 in which 23 student teams from India and abroad will exhibit their knowledge of Science. She said that the Quanta competitions would indeed be able to develop a global outlook and scientific temperament in students. She informed that the Mathematics and Mental Ability Quiz will be organized live on the Zoom app tomorrow at 5.00 pm.