SCIFFI Goa – International Science Film Festival

Events

Go-vidnyan Expo

26th, 27th, 28th April 2022 INOX Courtyard

We all are aware that environmental degradation is affecting all of us and cannot be wished away. Falling agricultural yields due to over usage of chemical fertilizer is just one example. depleted ground water table being another. The expo will showcase modern scientific methods to evaluate the age old wisdom regarding Farming, Indian Cow and its criticality for sustainance of healthy life.

Innovation Expo

26th, 27th, 28th April 2022 INOX Courtyard

IIT GOA

GEC

Don Bosco Engi. College

SWACH

Institutional Expo

26th, 27th, 28th April 2022 Old GMC

NIO

NCPOR virtual lab

ICAR

CLRI

Goa innovation council

ATL

Our Experts

Dr. Arvind Ranade

Scientist F Vigyan Prasar

Jayant Sahasrabudhe

National Organising secretary
Vijnana Bharati

Dr. P K Joshi

IITB Mumbai

Dr. Arvind Natu

Professor, ISSER Pune

Dr. Narendra Deskmukh

Homibhabha Centre for science Education, Mumbai

Science fiction Films and Documentaries

26th, 27th, 28th April 2022 INOX screen

The workshop will give the participants an Immersive learning experience on making Science Films. The workshops will engage the participants in transforming the way science stories are told and in the end help them develop their first Short Science Film.

Science fiction Films and Documentaries

26th, 27th, 28th April 2022 INOX screen

Films have always been a source of influencing culture and fashion. Companies have used this medium by way of in-film advertisiments to reach out to the potetial customers. Along with a lot of commercial films that get made every year as a tool for entertainhment, there are quite a few films that have content that communicates science and also science fiction films that intrigue the mind to think if such a thing could ever be possible. These are the films that are very easy and effective medium to further the cause of science as it has the largest potential to attract students to science. This year we have a platter of seven films that will be shocased as part of the festival. An eminent scientist will introduce the film and interact with the audience,

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Indian Knowledge System (IKS)

27th April 2012 Maquinez Audi II

Was India the Source of any Knowledge?

 

Dr. Raj Vedam

Faculty, Hindu University of America, Advisory Council, Dharma Civilization Foundation Faculty, Arsha Seva Kendram

The Scientific Nature of Sanskrit

 

Dr. Sampadanand Mishra

Professor, Rashtram School of Public Leadership, Rishihood University, Sonipat Founder, Divyavani Sanskrit Radio Recepient of maharshi Badarayna Vyasa Samman (2011)

Students' Science Village

27th, 28th April 2022 Art Gallery 1 & Audi |

This event is organized to develop keen interest of science in students of standard VIII, IX, X and XI which includes hands on science activity, demonstrations, lectures etc. to clear most of scientific concept in playful way. This year we are organising this event on a smaller scale le for 150 students of different schools of goa. 150 scientific kits of any scientific model, apparatus, toy designing such as assembling rocket model, microscope model, vermicompost, electromagnetic toy, space launchers, designing dish antennas etc. will be assembled with the help of renowned resource personnel in this village. Whole idea behind this is to make science easy to understand, thrilling, motivating and emphasis is on to develop love towards the swadeshi science, scientific concept and instruments among the students.

Science Teachers' Workshop

26th April 2022 Maquinez Audi |

Theme: Importance of Experiments in Science Education Experiments generate curiosity and promote development of scientific thinking. Science Teacher’s Workshop 2022 aims to bring together, innovative, dedicated and passionate science teachers from all over Goa on a single platform. The Workshop will include, a key note address, group activities, demonstrations, discussions and scientific sessions based on aspects of teaching-learning practices as well as the effective tools for comprehensive and continuous learning of science. The participants will interact and share their experiences related to teaching methodologies and innovations in activity-based teaching and learning.

Robotics Workshop for Teachers

26th, 27th, 28th April 2022 Maquinez Annexe Conference room

To equip the teachers with hands-on knowledge on Robotics, a robotics workshop is being organised with help of M/s Stempedia a leading Robotics equipment and training provider in India. The three day Robotics workshop will provide hands-on training on robotics with physical robots. The topics that will be covered during the workshops are Sensors, Actuators and software to control the robots. The participants will build a self driving robot and a line follower robot by the end of three days workshop

Design Thinking Workshop

28th April 2022 Media room, Old GMC

In line with the National Education Policy (NEP) – 2020 an emphasis has been laid upon Robotics and Design Thinking. To take this massive movement of Design Thinking forward during SCIFFI a Design Thinking workshop is being organised to make students understand on how to solve their local problems by using the Design Thinking Framework. The one day workshop includes learnings on Design Thinking- FIDS (Feel, Imagine, Do, Share) framework for solving problems that arise in their immediate ecosystem: Classrooms /Community/Workplace and Personal Life.

Know the Scientist

26th, 27th, 28th April 2022 VIP room, Old GMC

Every film is followed by a brief interaction between the audience and the scientist. But, there are questions that do not get asked and are carried home unanswered. To create more inquisitive minds, this forum is being created where the delegates and students will have an opportunity to interact one-on-one with the scientists who would be visiting SCI-FFI 2022.

SCI-FFI 2022, Indian Knowledge System (IKS) registration

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