The Thessaloniki Regional will gather the top Pioneer teams, winners at the national stage, of the Odysseus Contest Cycle II, organized during 2016 – 2017 academic year.
The Odysseus national pioneer finalists from Greece, Bulgaria and Cyprus, will enjoy three days full of fun and space-related experiences and engaged in a space science challenge that enables them to showcase their skills, knowledge and talent. Space mission simulations, astronaut training exercises, lectures about life in space and space industry were only a few of the programme activities.
The contestants will present their projects in front of the Jury Panel, which will have a really hard task to select the Regional winners. The Pioneer winners will be announced on 15th May, in the Thessaloniki Regional Award Ceremony.
Diploma for the best project
Project “MartianLab” of the team “Red Frontiers”, from the High School of Mathematics” Varna, Bulgaria
Qualified project for the International Final in Toulouse 3-7 July 2017
Diploma for the best scientific project
Project “Exoplanet Pursuit”, of the team “PLANet B”, from the Zanneio Experimental Lyceum, Piraeus, Greece
Diploma for originality
Project “Quantum Rover” of the team “Quantum Rover”, from the Psychico College, Athens, Greece
Diploma for academic excellence
Project “Hydrogen Energy from Ambient Humidity”, of the team “Johnchiotelis” from the Experimental High School of University of Patras, Greece
Diploma for girls in science
Project “Exoplanets” of the team “Explorers Of Space ”, from the 2nd Junior High N. Ionia, Attica, Greece
Diploma for the most artistic presentation
Project “A thorough research on Astrobiology”, of the team “The Brainiacs”, from the Aristoteleio College Thessaloniki, Greece
Diploma for the best practical value project
Project “Automatized Radiation Shield”, of the team “Denizglbhrli”, from the Ozel Cevizlibag Doga Koleji, Instabul, Turkey
Diploma for the most socially relevant project
Project “A House on Mars”, of the team “Narwhals”, from the Anglo-American School of Sofia, Bulgaria
Diploma for sustainability and environmental awareness
Project “Ion Thruster & EM Drive”, of the team “Paxih”, from the Archangelos Lyceum Apostolos Markos, Cyprus