Digital Young Leaders Summit 2020

Date: July 20 -22, 2020
ChaviGautum (VIII), Anika Mathur & Aditi Sinha (XI) and Shiv Srivastava (XII)along with 14 other students from different branches of Amity Group of School, Delhi / NCR participated in Digital Young Leaders Summit for the first time. The event held virtually was organised under the aegis of Amity Education Resource Centre (AERC) and was based on theme 2020 Vision: Future Changemakers. Students from UK, Greece, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, China and India participated in the global event. The annual summit for secondary school students is held by a core team of fellows from the University of Oxford in collaboration with Knowledge Collective. Their mentors and speakers, comprise professors and researchers from the University of Oxford along with specialists from industry, medicine, business, the humanities and the social sciences.

Participants from all over the world at YLDS
A lecture on leadership underway
Students share different aspects of leadership
A student shares business model

YRoNS 2020

Date: June 2, 9 & 16, 2020
Shivanshi Sharma(ClassIX) along with 10 Amitians from Amity Group of Schools participated in the 13thYRoNS held online this year. The annual event for scientific and cultural exchange, held under the aegis ofAmity Educational Resource Centre (AERC) saw participation of 48 studentsfrom 9 countries includingHungary, Germany, Norway, France, Slovenia, Netherlands, Russia, Brazil and India. The three day event was based on 3 different themes on each day namely ‘The world during the Covid 19 period’, ‘Our country during Covid 19 and ‘science and cultural presentations’. Innovations like superabsorbent material ‘Hydratonic’, making apple wine using yeast, plant health monitoring app, inventing a battery run vehicle named OAWAAP for contactless deliveries, planting vegetable gardens in urban spaces with self-tilting solar panels were shared and discussed. Issues like why lycra masks were the best, importance of online learning and homeschooling amidst transformed times, etc., were also deliberated upon.