STEM Challenge (SMD, Newcastle)
29 November 2018
Venue: SMD, Tyne Tunnel Trading Estate, High Flatworth, North Shields, Newcastle NE29 7UT
The aims of this day are to:
Inform pupils about the subsea industry.
Enthuse pupils about a career within subsea industries; offshore wind, wave energy, tidal power, subsea mining, oil and gas sectors, defence and ocean science.
Provide pupils with an opportunity to work alongside industry professionals.
Guest industry speakers
Build, program and market a ROV using Lego Mindstorm® EV3 kit
Tour of the venue
Closing address and questions
Prizes and announcement of the winning team who get to go to the final at Subsea 7 in Aberdeen (6th March 2019)
Durham Johnston Comprehensive School
St Mary's Catholic School
Cramlington Learning Village
Barnard Castle School
The Duchesss Community High School
High Tunstall College of Science
Churchill Community College
Newcastle School for Boys