Indore : Indore is all set to host the inaugural qualifying round of Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz-2016, at Indian Institute of Management Indore on August 10.
The 11 city inter-collegiate quiz competition is a part of Sweden –India Nobel Memorial Week-10th edition, organised by the Embassy of Sweden and partner companies to bring the – feel of Sweden to India.
The week also celebrates the spirit and contribution of Swedish innovator, entrepreneur and philanthropist Alfred Nobel.
The quiz will bring together quizzers from across reputed colleges and institutes of the city. Participation to this quiz will be open to all under graduate and post graduate students in teams of three, representing a college.
Winners of Indore round will represent the city at the grand finale to be held at New Delhi on October 7. Apart from Indore, regional qualifiers will also be held in Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Bhubaneshwar, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Guwahati and New Delhi. National winners will get an all-expense paid trip to Sweden, where they will get to visit headquarters of partner companies, universities and the Nobel Museum.
Quiz master Master Kunal Savarkar, a mastermind semi-finalist and content editor for Kaun Banega Crorepati will be the quiz master for the Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz 2016.
Sweden India Nobel Memorial Week is a high-profile, multi-city, multi-activity annual event organised by the embassy of Sweden in India in cooperation with partner companies. The week is instituted in memory of Swedish innovator, entrepreneur and philanthropist Alfred Nobel and celebrates the Indian Nobel laureates as well.
Theme for the tenth edition of Sweden-India Nobel Memorial Week will take place across Indore, Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Bhubaneshwar, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Guwahati and New Delhi between August 10 – October 7.