World Space Week 2013 Activities – Karachi

World Space Week 2013 Activities – Karachi
Date & Day Activity Venue & Timings Overview
04 October 2013
Inauguration Ceremony ( NCRG Auditorium) 

National Poster Competition Display & Voting

SUPARCO HEADQUARTERS WSW celebrations will formally commence with an exuberant inauguration ceremony held by Pakistan Space & Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) at National Center for Remote Sensing & Geo Informatics (NCRG) Karachi. The ceremony will include exhibition of different satellite and rocket models, along with space application posters display.
05-06 October 2013

Saturday & Sunday

Space Fair PAF Museum A two day Space Fair would be held at PAF Museum Karachi for the general public, school and university students. The fair would include many fascinating space related activities like Space Movie Theatre, Philately Stall, Sky Observation, University Project Display, Water Rocket Demonstration and Space Studio etc.
Model Making Competition and its prize distribution
Sky Observation
University Project Display
Kids Arena
Book Stalls
Food Stalls
Space Movie Theatre/ Showing
SUPARCO Documentary
Philately Stall
SUPARCO Souvenir Stall
Water Rocket Demonstration
Space Studio
07 October 2013

Quiz Competition NCRG Auditorium To appraise the understanding of the space world among the school students, Quiz Competition will be held at SUPARCO HQs. Competition shall be held among 35-40 different public and private schools of Karachi.
08 October 2013

Declamation Competition NCRG Auditorium On the theme of WSW 2013, Declamation Contest will be held in both English and Urdu languages at SUPARCO HQs Karachi. Students will be invited from different schools of Karachi.
09 October 2013

Water Rocket Competition SUPARCO HQs For students the main highlight of the WSW celebration is Water Rocket Competition as the students gets an opportunity to build and launch their own water rockets. SUPARCO would be inviting students from different schools of Karachi to participate in the event. It will be held at SUPARCO HQs.
07, 08 and 09 October 2013
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
Mobile Space Education Bus FFC School, Mari Gas School, Engro Grammar School Daharki, District Ghotki. A specially designed mobile education bus equipped with multimedia shall leave for interior Sindh on
7th October. The purpose is to create awareness of space through lectures, multimedia presentations and videos, in towns and villages of Sindh. The bus shall be visiting different Govt. schools of Steel Town, Thatta district and its surroundings till
9th October 2012.
7th 8th and 9th October 2013
Monday Tuesday and Wednesday
Sky Simulation Show PIA Planetarium A space journey simulation experience would be given to students from different schools of Pakistan. 400 students plus teachers from different schools would visit.The exciting Sky Simulation Show will be held at PIA Planetarium Karachi.