“The DWIH New Delhi – Excellence on Tour 2013” is a unique multi-city road show which offers an interactive platform to academicians, researchers and students from both the countries. It starts in Hyderabad from Friday, 26th April through Friday, 3rd May, 2013, at Muffakhamjah College of Engineering & Technology in Banjara Hills. The event is being supported by the Government of Andhra Pradesh, Goethe-Zentrum Kooperationspartner and The Sultan-Ul-Uloom Education Society.
The multi city “Excellence on Tour”, jointly planned by German government and DWIH New Delhi is evidence of Germany’s commitment to creating more synergy and joint initiatives with Indian partner organizations and universities for enhancing the academic and research cooperation between the two countries.The sessions consist of exhibitions, workshops, lectures, symposiums, quizzes and cultural events that illustrating the productivity of Indo-German research collaboration to the audience. The event also offers opportunities to win several prizes. One of the highlights of the event is be the Indo-German Science Slam, a rather new way to bring together passionate researchers on stage, competing for the hearts of a curious audience in a performance of a maximum of ten minutes. The Science Slam is open to students registered for a B.A., B.Sc., M.A., M.Sc. or Ph.D. in a recognized Indian University or are Post-docs (up to 6 years of completion of Ph.D.) from all fields of Science, Humanities and Social Sciences.
Planned as a three city event, the Tour will also travel to Ahmedabad and Kolkata later this year.