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Global STEM Alliance

India is brimming with pride as Rida Yumn Ahmed of class XI-A of JKG International School got honoured by ‘The New York Academy Of Sciences’ by being bestowed with ‘Distinguished Student Award’ and also being invited for a Global STEM Alliance Summit which had students from 37 countries. Rida attended the three day Annual Global STEM Alliance (GSA) Summit, dedicated to building a global community of science and technology leaders at the headquarters of NYAS at World Trade Centre, New York. Rida networked amongst peers, mentors, and professionals and developed cross-cultural communication skills and interacted with STEM professionals from leading companies and universities. The agenda for the summit was as follows: Wednesday, July 24th Rida had the honour of meeting Mr.Ellis Rubenstein (President and CEO of NYAS) and Ms.Aissata Camara(Mayor’s office for international affairs) who focussed on the UN SDG’s. She attended a workshop on “Interface of science and policy” which had the following speakers: Mr. Donovan Guttieres, UN Major Group for Children & Youth Mr. Ricardo de Guimarรฃes Pinto, Liaison Officer to the United Nations at UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) Dr. Chantal Line Carpentier, Chief of UNCTAD (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development) New York Office Dr. Teresa Stoepler, Executive Director of the InterAcademy Partnership (Policy) and Member of the Global Young Academy Later she explored neuroscience by using EEG to examine brainwaves by New York University hosted by NYU Brainwaves and met her mentors. Global STEM Alliance Summit Memories *Thursday, July 25th* Attended a workshop “Young Innovator in Science” by Dr. Shruti Naik,researcher in New York University. Went to Verizon’s 5G Lab to unlock new use cases and prototypes using 5G technology. (Amazing Experience) There was Film Screening of ‘Madam Mars’, a project that reframes the story of space exploration as a feminist issue, Followed by a Q&A with Writer and Director, Jan Millsapps, Ph.D In the GSA Open House and Evening Reception,met professionals from across the world. There was also a keynote by Kathryn Harrison, Founder and CEO of Stealth Startup (Again damn Amazing.. Blockchain..ILoveYou) *Friday, July 26th* Keynote Presentation: Ms. MiMi Aung from NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory who led the team to do the first ever flight demonstration at Mars. Rida has also met Nick Donofrio(IBM Fellow) and attended the Panel Discussion: ‘Diversity and Inclusion in STEM’ which had speakers like Manager Baffour, CEO and Founder of Getronics Danny Guillory, Head of Diversity and Inclusion at DropBox Jennifer Breslin, Founder of Futuristas Jeffery Reid, Vice President, Head of Genome Informatics and Data Engineering at Regeneron Seema Kumar, Vice President Innovation, Global Health and Science Policy Communication at Johnson & Johnson. The summit was a productive event.

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New Innings ๐Ÿ”ฅ

Hey folks..yes I’m Alive!

So I am glad to share that in my ‘blogging sabbatical’ much things have happened in my life!

I am now a member of the prestigious ‘The Junior Academy”.

The Junior Academy is an elite group of problem solvers made up of talented students, STEM experts, and companies around the world dedicated to designing innovative solutions to global challenges.

It is associated with New York Academy Of Sciences and being accepted into this society is a huge honour for me!

Here in you need to participate in various challenges/projects and find sustainable solutions.

Students develop advanced research, innovation,

and collaboration skills with best-in-class

learning resources and leverage these skills to

compete in challenges sponsored by industry-

leading companies.

We work for the betterment for the following fields using STEM.

  • Nutrition,
  • Agriculture
  • Food Systems
  • Public Health 
  • Water, Sanitation,
  • Hygiene
  • Sustainability and
  • Climate Change
  • Energy Biodiversity
  • Space Education
  • Equity Emerging
  • Technologies
  • Economic Development 
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Security 
  • Resilience

I urge folks to join The Junior Academy as a mentor or mentee if you have a passion for STEM.

Here’s the link-

https://thejunioracademy.org/

I am also selected for  KWHS Global Investment Challenge. So here my love for Economics comes!
The Knowledge@Wharton High School (KWHS) Investment Competition is a free, global, online investment simulation for high school students(9th to 12th grade) and teachers.

Students learn about teamwork, communication, risk,diversification, company analysis, industry analysis and investing teams consist of four to seven students, and classes can have several competing teams;

student-led investment clubs and home- schooled teams are also encouraged to participate. 

Each team manages a portfolio of $100,000 in virtual cash over the course of 10 weeks using Whartonโ€™s online trading and investment simulator (OTIS).

Courtesy- Respective Websites 

Much more activities are going on but I gave a sneak into them just because I want to make you guys aware what I am upto these days!

If you’ve any experience to share or have any ideas which you want to share related to the above mentioned things or solutions for a better future…

Please mail it to-

merakiforever04@gmail.com

I am waiting!
Life is now full of various responsibilities and with great power comes great responsibilities.

I wish I am able to do them amazingly!

Wish me luck.Need your support always!!

May love,peace, prosperity prevail in our lives!

Till then

Meraki Forever
P.S. Just chalked out some of my artworks..

Thanks for bearing with them!

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SAVAGED

Collaboration/Guest Posts are welcome.. Contact-๐Ÿ‘‡

ahmedridayumn@gmail.com

The heart was filled with mystery

Hidden was the rarest treasury

The beats knocked like a bell

But who knew there was hell

The hands reached to grab

The essence of life

Love was what all she seeked

No one knew the terrible seizure

Of the spirit of the lovely soul

Hidden in the eyes

Was darkness

And everything that

Could make tears roll.

Desire was too real

But the shadow dabbled

In the puddle of those black pearls

Hatred now prevailed

Slit is the wish which hailed

Which mixed in the air

With a withering cry

Which went unheard.

It wasn’t sold , the feelings

Here they were precious as gold.

The shadows followed,followed from the darkest corners where

It couldn’t be reached

The passion couldn’t get more terrible

The lives of them 

Were in the hands of destiny.
A light lit in the darkest cave

Somehow, helped the thirsty slave

It went away in a blink

Cut were the ties and their absolute link.

Soon appeared one day

Unseen and unheard

Wished that things will be

Finally settled in this world.

The chirping of the birds

The cackling of the buds

Were all unseen and unheard

Only to find that the light

Has actually vanished the shadow

Gone with the wind

The heart is still filled with mystery

The passion is still flowing

Hidden the rarest treasury

Has finally been wiped off

From it’s endless misery.

Collaboration/Guest Posts are welcome.. Contact-๐Ÿ‘‡

ahmedridayumn@gmail.com

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Catharsis 2k18 (Part-5)

This is a poster which roars strongly against Child Abuse..

So here..I am today sharing my latest artworks to commemorate the farewell of Catharsis 2k18..

A random nature study..

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Now..this is a hologram..which is very easy to make..Here are the steps..Its a good thing to make and I find it awesome ๐Ÿ‘‡

http://www.mybeat.fm/news/celebrity-sleaze/how-to-make-smartphone-3d-hologram-projector-at-home/
I have started living life by my own standards and I want to start a new and fresh journey.. I hope it to be the best one and this young child here is asking you all for your best wishes here..I love you all..You all have been my constant support in the darkest days and I feel good to share the happiness with youโค 

You can fetch hologram videos from YouTube. Take my suggestion.. Try out the plasma one(holosgramma)!!It’s terrific.. I must say

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Love ya All

Meraki Forever