ECO Science Foundation facilitates interaction of PSSEC with China Association for Science and Technology (CAST) for promotion of Space Science and Technology among the Youth
While in Karachi the President ECO Science Foundation Dr. Manzoor Hussain Soomro arranged a meeting between the CEO of Pakistan Space Science Education Center (PSSEC), Ms. Zartaj Waseem and the visiting Chinese partners of ECOSF- China Association for Science and Technology (CAST) on 22 January 2020. President ECOSF introduced the two teams who then briefed each other about their activities. Ms. Waseem warmly welcomed the visitors and requested for cooperation and support of ECOSF and CAST in popularization of Space Science and Robots, as well as for the introduction of PSSEC in international Robotics competitions organized by the Chinese institutions including CAST.
The Chinese colleagues agreed in principle to explore the ongoing programmes under CAST and share the information with PSSEC while keeping ECOSF in the loop.
Finally the CEO PSSEC thanked the President ECOSF and invited him to their forthcoming event “2020 International Day of Science” in Karachi in February 2020.