Creativity is intelligence having fun.
Delhi Public School, Pune organised ‘Tinker Fest – 2018’on 26th and 27th July 2018 with an aim to work with students individually or preferably in teams. Students present their innovation to an unknown audience which helps them validate.
Five schools viz, City International, City Pride, Poddar International, Vidya Pratishthan’s Magarpatta City Public School, Sadhana English Medium participated in the Tinker Fest across the city.
The school Principal Mrs Neelam Chakrabarty introduced the Chief guest Mr. Vikas Swami, Vice President - KUKA India and Director Automotive – Asia Pacific. He stressed on the fact that creative laboratories like ATL are the need of the hour and they can do wonders. He shared videos on Artificial intelligence in the field of medical, 3D printing of metallic turbine plates and steam turbines etc. He also mentioned that the importance of 3D printer prototype building.
The ATL club students showcased their projects to the guests. Mr. Atul Yadav, Maker Lab Pune conducted hands on activity for the participants. Teams were given problem statement to ideate. Group project ideation and planning phase was conducted. They shared and discussed their ideas using paper circuit activity. The concluding session was on 3D printer design making and printing. It was an enlightening session with a great learning experience for the students and teachers.