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Virtual Grill or Chill #National Science Week

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Virtual Grill or Chill #National Science Week

In Conjunction With Minggu Sains Negara

Having an interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) among students needs to be given serious attention. This is important to ensure that the country has knowledgeable and skilled human capital in line with the country's needs by 2050.

To ensure that these human capital needs are met, the cultivating of innovation and creativity at all levels of society needs to be intensified through the implementation of science, technology and innovation (STI) -based programs and activities. The full involvement of all parties such as teachers, students, parents, non -governmental organizations and industry is believed to increase awareness and interest in the importance of STI. In order to give a greater and more comprehensive impact, a special week should be dedicated as one of the initiatives to invigorate the national science movement. Following this, the Government has set the National Science Week to be celebrated in the first week of April every year starting in 2018.

This National Science Week celebration is in line with the World Science Day celebration organized by the United Nations Organization for Education, Science and Culture (UNESCO) since 2002 which is also practiced in several countries such as South Africa, the People's Republic of China, Canada, Norway and the United States. Kingdom. In addition, countries such as India and Thailand have allocated only one day for the celebration of science day.

Main objective

  • Raise public awareness on the importance of STIs in daily life
  • Attract interest and increase the number of students who choose STEM majors in line with the National STEM agenda
  • Appreciate and recognize contributions and achievements in science

Target

  • Various levels of society such as students (schools/graduates of higher learning institutions), educators, scientists, youth, the public sector, non -governmental organizations (NGOs) and the private sector.

Calling all students if you are Interested to pitch, apply here: http://bit.ly/GrillorChill

MaGIC pitching session Grill or Chill is Back! This time around we will be conducting Grill or Chill virtually. So take a seat, relax and chill from the comforts of your home while enjoying the session.

Meanwhile, we’re calling startup & entrepreneurs who have an idea to solve a real problem to pitch and validate your idea.

About Grill or Chill

Grill or Chill (GoC) is a platform for startups to showcase their products and get valuable feedback from experts in the startup ecosystem.

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Agenda

1.30 pm: Startup's check-in via zoom platform to test microphone and Camera

1.50 pm: Grillers check-in via zoom platform to test microphone and Camera

1.55 pm: Audiences check-in via zoom platform

2.00 pm: Session 1 start

2.50 pm: Break - stretch muscles

2.55 pm: Session 2 start

3.35 pm: 5 mins sharing session by Panel Grillers

3.50 pm: Networking session via zoom chat, Q&A by audiences

4.00 pm: End of Programme

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Virtual Grill or Chill #National Science Week

Apr 3, 2021 2:00 PM

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Apr 3, 2021 4:30 PM

Virtual (Online)

Admission is Free

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In Conjunction With Minggu Sains Negara

Having an interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) among students needs to be given serious attention. This is important to ensure that the country has knowledgeable and skilled human capital in line with the country's needs by 2050.

To ensure that these human capital needs are met, the cultivating of innovation and creativity at all levels of society needs to be intensified through the implementation of science, technology and innovation (STI) -based programs and activities. The full involvement of all parties such as teachers, students, parents, non -governmental organizations and industry is believed to increase awareness and interest in the importance of STI. In order to give a greater and more comprehensive impact, a special week should be dedicated as one of the initiatives to invigorate the national science movement. Following this, the Government has set the National Science Week to be celebrated in the first week of April every year starting in 2018.

This National Science Week celebration is in line with the World Science Day celebration organized by the United Nations Organization for Education, Science and Culture (UNESCO) since 2002 which is also practiced in several countries such as South Africa, the People's Republic of China, Canada, Norway and the United States. Kingdom. In addition, countries such as India and Thailand have allocated only one day for the celebration of science day.

Main objective

  • Raise public awareness on the importance of STIs in daily life
  • Attract interest and increase the number of students who choose STEM majors in line with the National STEM agenda
  • Appreciate and recognize contributions and achievements in science

Target

  • Various levels of society such as students (schools/graduates of higher learning institutions), educators, scientists, youth, the public sector, non -governmental organizations (NGOs) and the private sector.

Calling all students if you are Interested to pitch, apply here: http://bit.ly/GrillorChill

MaGIC pitching session Grill or Chill is Back! This time around we will be conducting Grill or Chill virtually. So take a seat, relax and chill from the comforts of your home while enjoying the session.

Meanwhile, we’re calling startup & entrepreneurs who have an idea to solve a real problem to pitch and validate your idea.

About Grill or Chill

Grill or Chill (GoC) is a platform for startups to showcase their products and get valuable feedback from experts in the startup ecosystem.

How does it work?

Each startup to be grilled are given 10 minutes:

5 minutes – Startup to showcase their product

5 minutes – Startup to be grilled by grillers

Key takeaways

Agenda

1.30 pm: Startup's check-in via zoom platform to test microphone and Camera

1.50 pm: Grillers check-in via zoom platform to test microphone and Camera

1.55 pm: Audiences check-in via zoom platform

2.00 pm: Session 1 start

2.50 pm: Break - stretch muscles

2.55 pm: Session 2 start

3.35 pm: 5 mins sharing session by Panel Grillers

3.50 pm: Networking session via zoom chat, Q&A by audiences

4.00 pm: End of Programme

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