ABOUT THE SCIFEST UAE

Each year, the Foundation conducts a science-themed academic trip to the UAE with the core purpose of inspiring a new generation of students with the wonders of science, technology and the future. The trip is not without fun experiences certainly, as its curation intertwines cultural, fun and academic experiences to derive more utility for the participants.


Core Intent of the SCIFETE
To inspire a new generation of Uganda students with the wonders of science, technology and the future.
Core Content of the SCIFETE Dubai ( Click on me for details)
The trip is crafted to intertwine cultural, fun and hands-on academic experiences with major emphasis on the latter.


SciFest 2021 EDITION   (05th - 11th November, 2021)

Highlights for the next edition of the SciFest




Dubai Expo 2020

Expo 2020 Dubai will host the world for 6 months, with each day brimming with new experiences. It’ll be a time to create, collaborate and innovate.

Green Planet

A bio-dome inviting visitors to explore earth's fascinating flora and fauna via an immersive expedition into the tropics.

Bin Rashid Space Center

The MBRSC is home to the UAE National Space Programme. It builds & operates earth observation satellites, offering imaging and data analysis services.

SCASS

This is a state-of-the-art exhibitions, digital planetarium, and observatory serving to enrich research in the fields of astronomy and space science.

Al Thuraya Space Center

The modern astronomical center serves the education and tourism sector, while promoting the Arabic heritage and culture of Astronomy.

The Al Mahatta

The Al Mahatta was the first airport in the UAE, built in 1932 and then turned into a museum highlighting the history of flight in the UAE and the region.

City Tours

Day one of our trip has always been defined by City tours in Dubai and Abu Dhabi where the students are treated to the popular attraction sites in the UAE

Louvre Abu Dhabi

Is an art and civilization museum showing artworks from around the world, with particular focus on bridging the gap between Eastern and Western art

The Desert Safari

It is not a Dubai trip without a desert safari. This is the experience that defines Dubai tourism that we shall sure not miss out on.

Sharjah Aquarium

Is the first and the largest government educational center in the UAE shading light on the lively, mysterious and colorful world of the deep sea.

Sharjah Classic Cars

Sharjah Classic Cars teaches about the history of the automotive industry; a perfect destination for prospective automotive engineers.

Ferrari World

This is a mostly indoors amusement park. It's the first Ferrari-branded theme park and has the record for the largest space frame structure ever built

Al Mamzar Beach

Al Mamzar Park is the first smart park, spanning over 99 hectares with a unique location on Dubai's golden beaches.

The Fountain Show

A choreographed fountain system located on the Burj Khalifa Lake, at the center of the Dubai Mall.

Dhow Cruise

The climax of our SCIFest will be an evening Dhow Cruise on a private chartered boat. This will serve as the closing ceremony.