The Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz brings together quizzers from across reputed colleges and institutes.
The first qualifying round of the Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz 2016 will be held at Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore on August 10, 2016 at 3 pm. The Nobel Memorial Quiz is a part of Sweden India Nobel Memorial Week which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. The national Quiz competition will be held in eleven different cities across India and the grand finale will take place in Delhi during the Nobel Memorial Week on October 7, 2016.
The Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz brings together quizzers from across reputed colleges and institutes. Participation to this prestigious Quiz is open to all under-Graduate and post-Graduate students in teams of three, representing a college.
National winners of the Quiz will get an all-expense paid trip to Sweden, where they will get to visit headquarters of the partnering companies, Swedish universities and the Nobel Museum.
Kunal Savarkar, a semi-finalist and Content Editor for Kaun Banega Crorepati is the Quiz Master.
The Sweden India Nobel Memorial Week 2016 comprises a number of events ranging from seminars and panel discussions to competitions for student and cultural performances. These events take place across Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Guwahati, Bhubaneswar, Indore and New Delhi.
There will also be daily questions and prizes to be won on the ‘Sweden in India’ Facebook page - www.facebook.com/swedenindia.
The Sweden India Nobel Memorial Week is organized by the Embassy of Sweden in New Delhi along with leading Swedish companies in India. It aims to promote bilateral relations especially in the industrial and economic field and showcases Swedish companies’ contributions, including knowledge and innovation. These are also values that Nobel stands for. The Week also celebrates the spirit and contribution of the Swedish innovator, entrepreneur and philanthropist Alfred Nobel.
Partnering companies for Sweden India Nobel Memorial Week 2016 are: ABB, Air France / KLM, Altas Copco, Ericsson, IKEA, SAAB, Scania, SEB, Tetrapack, Volvo Cars and Volvo Group and the SME partners Blueair, Camfil and CleanMotion.
About The Sweden India Nobel Memorial Week 2016:
The Sweden India Nobel Memorial Week is a high-profile, multi-city, multi-activity annual event organized by the Embassy of Sweden in India in cooperation with several Swedish companies. The Week is instituted in memory of Swedish innovator, entrepreneur and philanthropist Alfred Nobel. It also celebrates the contribution of Indian Nobel Laureates as well.
The theme for the tenth edition of The Sweden-India Nobel Memorial Week is Swedish contributions “Sweden Makes in India”, including sustainability and innovation and will take place across Indore, Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Bhubaneswar, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Guwahati and New Delhi between August 10 –October 07, 2016.