Every year Shaastrotsav, the highly popular science & technlology festival, used to present latest techological developments to public. Similarly this year Shaastrotsav - Festival of Science will be exhibiting a very high tech driving simulator. This driving simulator is the only one of this typle based in Kuwait. In this simulator people can drive in a real life like virtual roads and highways and experince various scenarios like heavy rain, dust, snow, vehicle tire blowout, changing traffic patterns etc. This expensive simulator is used by international companies to train drivers on how to takle safely such situations.
Shaastrotsav visitors will be allowed to drive in this simulator, which is a very rare opportunity. NAPESCO, which is a major company working for upstream oil industry, is bringing this driving simulator for Shaastrotsav.
Dr. S. Ahmed who was Vice Chancellor of Hamdard University, New Delhi, and Director of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and Director of Central Electronics Engineering Research Institute (CEERI), Pilani, will be delivering a lecture on 'Human Problems - Green Nanotechnology Solutions' . This will be very usefull for engineers and students who wish to know about career and business prospects in Nanotechnology.
Shaastrotsav - Festival of Science will be held on Friday, 27th April at Salmiya Indian Model School (SIMS). Shaastrotsav will be open to public from 10 AM to evening 7 PM. There will be many interesting events like Rubik's cube solving contest, computer animation contest and science & technology exhibition.