Ambassador meets I-SWEEEP 2010 participants

April 23, 2010

Saudi Ambassador to the United States Adel A. Al-Jubeir today met with members of the Saudi delegation and a participant in the 2010 International Sustainable World Project Olympiad, known as I-SWEEEP.

Ambassador Al-Jubeir with I-SWEEEP participant Albader Humid  and delegates Anas Abu Dawood and Ibrahim Alhumaid of the Ministry of Education, Jeddah Province.

Saudi Arabia was represented by four participants, all of whom were honored.

Albader Humid received an Honorable Mention Awards for his safe iron project; Abdulrahman Alfozan and Abdulmohsen Alblushi received silver medals for their Smart Fire Detector and Solar Panel Launch Support & Release Mechanism for the Castor Space System, respectively; and Abdulaziz Alghunaim received a bronze medal for his “Action Shields - A Helpful Solution to Save Lives in Building Emergencies.

I-SWEEEP 2010 brought together over 1,000 young scientists from 70 countries to Houston, Texas April 14-19.