What does BT stand for in young scientist?

The BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition, commonly called the Young Scientist Exhibition, is an Irish annual school students’ science competition that has been held in the Royal Dublin Society, Dublin, Ireland, every January since the competition was founded by Tom Burke and Tony Scott in 1965.

How many people enter the BT Young Scientist?

The event attracts over 40,000 people making it one of the largest events of its kind in Europe, if not the world!

Who won BT Young Scientist 2021?

Gregory Tarr
Winner of the 2021 BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition, Gregory Tarr, won third prize for his technology project on using artificial intelligence to detect “deepfake” videos, which have become harmful in spreading disinformation across social media channels.

Who sponsors young scientist?

The Young Scientist Exhibition represented the lifestyles and thoughts of young people. That fitted the ideals of a new communications technology enterprise, BT, who has sponsored YSTE ever since.

What do you win if you win BT Young Scientist?

The prizes are as follows: 1st prize of €300 / £270* for both individual and group projects. 2nd prize of €225 / £202* for both individual and group projects. 3rd prize of €150 / £135* for both individual and group projects.

What does BT stand for?

British Telecom
www.bt.com/about. BT Group plc (trading as BT and formerly British Telecom) is a British multinational telecommunications holding company headquartered in London, England.

What is the young scientist?

The Young Scientists are a community of extraordinary scientists from various academic disciplines and geographies. They are committed to integrating scientific knowledge into society for the public good.

Who sponsors the Irish soccer team?


Sponsor Title
Aircoach Official Coach of the Republic of Ireland Men’s Senior Teams & Senior Women’s National Teams
SIS Official Sports Nutrition Partner
Evoke.ie Evoke.ie
EA SPORTS Official Gaming Sponsor of the FAI

Who is Bt owned by?

British Telecommunications plc
BT Group is a holding company; the majority of its businesses and assets are held by its wholly owned subsidiary British Telecommunications plc. BT’s businesses are operated under special government regulation by the British telecoms regulator Ofcom (formerly Oftel).

What is the full form of it Bt?

The Full Form of ITBT is Information Technology and Business Transformation.

Who is the youngest scientist in world?

Gitanjali Rao (born 19 November 2005) is an American inventor, author, scientist and engineer, and science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) promoter. She won the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge in 2017 and was recognized on Forbes 30 Under 30 for her innovations.

Who is the youngest scientist of India?

Young Scientist Awardees for the Year 2017 – 2018

Name of Sections Name of Awardees
Agriculture and Forestry Sciences Chaitanya Prasad Nath, ICAR, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi
Animal, Veterinary & Fishery Sciences Yashika Awasthi, Department of Zoology, University of Lucknow

Who are the scientists in the BT Young Scientist Exhibition?

The Exhibition itself is the final stage in the competition, which is open to all second level students from Ireland, both north and south. In 1963 two UCD physics researchers, Rev. Dr. Tom Burke and Dr. Tony Scott, came across the concept of ‘Science Fairs’’ while conducting research in New Mexico, America.

Who was the youngest BT Young Scientist winner?

The 2008 winner Emer Jones from Tralee is the youngest ever BT Young Scientist, she won with a project entitled, “Research and Development of Emergency Sandbag Shelters”.

Why is the Young Scientist Exhibition in Ireland?

The pair decided that this type of hands-on science was something that students in Ireland could benefit from. And so the Young Scientist Exhibition was born. There are loads of reasons To get involved and we’ve tried to squeeze in as many as we could!