OMICRON 2018 held at Habib University Karachi in collaboration with ECOSF
Omicron 2018 organized by Habib University Karachi from 16-18 February 2018 in partnership with ECO Science Foundation, FM 89, AKD, UHU, RapidCompute, Essa Laboratory and Riversong. Omicron aimed to bring together the diverse modules of science. It tested students on their fundamental scientific knowledge, critical and analytical skills and their willingness to implement ideas around changing environments. Omicron provided a basis for real-life implementation. It helped capture the essence of science in the modern age by shedding light on emerging global issues. Omicron was a 3 day event in which 500 participants from all over the Pakistan participateded.
The opening ceremony was held at the Tariq Rafi Hall in which President of Aspire and Omicron Ms. Fatima Moin welcomed all the participants and payed her regards to the sponsors for helping in organizing the event. She specially thanked ECOSF for becoming the module sponsor. Dr Sabeih Anwer from LUMS was the chief guest of the event.
During the three day event, various competitions were held among the participating teams which included; sumo wars, Royal Rumble, robo soccer and robo race.
Winners of the module were awarded the Omicron Trophy along with free Newyork Academy of Science Membership for 1 year and Gadgets from Riversong.