BIRDS Project wins AIRBUS GEDC 2017 Diversity Award

Congratulations to BIRDS project for winning the AIRBUS GEDC 2017 Award

GEDC Diversity award received by Tejumola Taiwo on behalf of BIRDS Project
Tejumola Taiwo at GEDC 2017 Courtesy : Airbus Careers Facebook Page

“The GEDC Airbus Diversity Award aims to shine a light on successful projects which have encouraged more young people of all profiles and backgrounds to study and succeed in engineering. The award was developed and funded by Airbus in partnership with the GEDC, the leading international organisation for leaders of schools and colleges of engineering education. For this fifth anniversary edition, the award has been placed under UNESCO patronage.” – Airbus.

The BIRDS project was represented by Tejumola Taiwo, Project Manager of BIRDS-1 project.



19th Issue of BIRDS monthly newsletter

It is the time of the month when we bring to you the 19th issue of BIRDS monthly newsletter with great pleasure.

Kindly view the full issue here.

Some of the interesting topics of this issue are:

1. BIRDS-1 of Nigeria (“EduSat-1”) is described in The Nigerian Tribune
2. Day 1 of the BIRDS-2 CDR (the next few pages)
3. Day 2 of the BIRDS-2 CDR (the next few pages)

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Check out the 18th issue of BIRDS Newsletter

To all BIRDS followers,

Yet an exciting issue of the BIRDS monthly newsletter is here for your viewing pleasure

The contents of this issue are:

1. Yeshey gives a public talk on “Bhutan in Space” at Kyutech Library
2. The first general paper about the BIRDS Project goes back to November of 2015
3. JSPS funding for 3 years of BIRDS International Workshops

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2nd CDR

As a result of the CDR held from 18th – 19th July, 2017, some design changes were identified.
The team is currently in the process of reviewing those changes and implementing them in the 2nd Engineering Model (EM2).

The 2nd CDR is scheduled for 10th October, 2017 whereby the EM2 will be presented to faculty and other students for review.