Grand Challenges for Engineering

Monday 22 February - 10.00am - 9.00pm
Tuesday 23 February, 10:00 am - 12:00noon


Grand Challenges for Engineering presents a range of exciting interactive demonstrations and workshops to excite the audience. Four key-themes will be on show; 
- Health Wearables - View the latest diagnostic wearables. From Connected-Health to Ambient-Assisted-Living, with underpinning micro-fab; 3-D printing for proto-typing; design software engineering and health-arduinos. Measure your vital-signs or explore a smart-environment which senses your every move; 
- What's next in Aerospace  - Drones to simulators, including hands-on drone workshop with flying-drones; 
- Transport-Futures - The future bus to green cars. Find out how to build an electric-car and make super-light and strong carbon-composites; - Sustainable Energy - Clean water, hydrogen fuel-cells and electricity from light. Hands-on workshop creating hydrogen from water and electricity from hydrogen fuel-cells. 
Plus, win an IPad in our competition.  
The following times apply: 
Monday 22nd February 2016
10.00 – 12.-00 – Primary school groups
13.00 – 15.00 –Secondary school groups
19.00 – 21.00 – Open to public
Tuesday 23rd February 2016
10.00 – 12.00 – Grand Challenges for Females in Engineering
Schools need to register via or by calling 02890 368664
To register for the public event, please enter your details below. 


Ulster University
Jordanstown Campus
Shore Road
Antrim BT37 0QB


Ulster University