Wednesday 13th November 2013
TeenTech will be held in Surrey for the second time this year, again being run in partnership with the educational charity SATRO (www.satro.org.uk). It will take place at Surrey Sports Park in Guildford on Wednesday 13th November. The event promises to be just as exciting as last year with 300 students getting the opportunity to experience the latest in cutting edge technology with a carousel of hands-on challenges and activities with leading technology Companies including: Active Robots, Astrium, Bloodhound SSC, E-mpricial Ltd, The field Studies Council, Guildford College, JTL Training, JVC, Laleham Healthcare, Mobile Planetarium, NPL, P&G, Thales, Surrey Human Performance Clinic, Sony Europe and Virgin Media.
Businesses: An excellent opportunity for your staff to work together and showcase their talents and make an impact on your CSR strategy. Contact Dani Longhurst at SATRO to find out how you can get involved email@example.com or Tel: 01483 688070 for more information. Last year’s event was a huge success which can be seen in the feedback we received:
STUDENTS – What did you most enjoy?
- “I loved everything. I can’t even pick anything out! It was just the best experience ever!!!!!!”
- “Teen Tech was absolutely AMAZING! And it was the best experience I’ve ever had! Maybe you could make the time longer in the challenge zone so we could do one more activity because they all looked so fun!”
- “I have told everyone and we are going to give an assembly and I am much more interested in science, engineering and technology now”
- “It has opened many more options up for me. I used to think I may be a scientist but now I really want to!”
- “It gave me insight into different industries. I liked the amazing competitions and the whole set up of the show”.
- “It made me definitely want to have a future career in science”.
- “It made me more interested in becoming a engineer/ scientist”
What did teachers like about TeenTech?
- The wide range of hands-on activities and challenges.
- The hands on experiences and allowing the pupils to meet inspirational scientists
- The practical activities and the variety of scientists available.
- Well organised. Day was extremely varied and maintained student interest for the whole day. Company stands were very professional. The ambassadors were very helpful….good idea.
- I felt there was good communication and everything needed was sent before the date. Excellent!
If you would like any more information about TeenTech Surrey please contact Dani Longhurst at SATRO on firstname.lastname@example.org or Tel: 01483 688070.