News Finding Innovative and Creative Solutions for Society (FICS) Competition 2022

Finding Innovative and Creative Solutions for Society (FICS) Competition 2022

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  • IESE’s Team: International Internees (Donia Ebrahim, Mayar Hatem Hagag, Alaa AlaaEldin Zidan) originally from University of Science and Technology, Egypt, placed at IESE-SCEE for summer Internship.
  • Faculty Supervisor: Dr. Zaeem Bin Babar, Assistant Professor, IESE-SCEE.
  • Project Title: Satellite-derived exploration of seasonal variations of Aerosol Optical Depth (AOD) and NO2 over Gulf Region.
  • FICS Award: “Global Champion Award” in FICS’s competition held on July 28, 2022 at NUST, Islamabad, Pakistan.
  • Ideas: Air quality monitoring, assessing transboundary air pollution, synchronizing remote sensing with Artificial Intelligence (AI).
  • A total of around 80 plus teams participated in the event. Team was awarded with 1000 USD as prize money.