Future Problem Solvers in USA
Skagerak always travels well, but the Future Problem Solvers really impressed the plane passengers and the crew en route to Boston! More fans are now following their quest in the USA! We wish them the best of luck!
Skagerak FPS have been invited to represent Norway at the Future Problem Solvers (FPS) International Competition for the second consecutive year. Eighteen students ranging from 10 to 16 years of age from Skagerak have earned a coveted invitation to the conference by displaying expertise in creative problem solving and futuristic thinking by working through two qualifying rounds in Norway: the Qualifying Problem and Affiliate Bowl.
This year´s conference is held at University of Massachusetts Amherst (outside of Boston, USA) and runs from June 5 – 9, 2019. The topic this year is de-extinction. De-extinction, also called resurrection biology, is the process of resurrecting species that have died out or gone extinct: https://www.fpspi.org/ic-topic/