Date: July 24 -27, 2020
Akshit Sinha, Saanch Gupta, Jaskeerat Singh Sarin, Sarvarth Dobhal, Aryan Arora, Dhruv Pandey, Nishchay Sinha, Sidak Taneja, Bhavya Goel, Kushagra Sharma, Kreetik Thakur, Akshit Agarwal, Omaima and Samyak Gupta lifted the winner’s trophy at the prestigious International Space Settlement Design Competition (ISSDC) – 2020 held on virtually this year. The school team was a part of the company ‘Rock Donnell’ which comprised three more schools from Northwest US , UK, and Australia. They worked in close co-ordination to create the winning proposal for making a surface settlement on Mars ‘Argonom’. It is notable that out of the three schools from India, who made it to finals in 2020, two were from Amity Group of schools, namely AIS Noida and AIS Pushp Vihar. Ms. Smita Fangaria was the mentor of AIS Noida school team. The competition was organised under the aegis of Amity Educational Resource Centre.