Which organization has launched the Planetarium Innovation Challenge?
NITI Aayog
MyGov India
Birla Planetarium

Correct Answer : Option (C) - MyGov India

MyGov India has launched the "Planetarium Innovation Challenge" for Indian start-ups and tech entrepreneurs. The challenge aims to bring together the tech firms and Start-ups (based out of India) with the potential to build an indigenous planetariums system software using latest technologies including Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR) and Merged Reality (MR).
Inspired by the Chandrayaan launches, Indian Space Research Organization conducted the ISRO Quiz Competition-2019 in collaboration with MyGov where several schools, parents and enthusiastic mentors made it memorable through their active participation.
Planetarium Innovation Challenge was launched by MyGov India last week. The Registration is open till 10th of October. The challenge invites applications from start-ups and tech entrepreneurs to develop state-of-the-art technology for our Planetariums. There is an opportunity for Planetariums in India to deploy new technologies (Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Merged Reality), especially for smaller cities and rural areas, all Made in India.

Published On : September 18, 2021