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Are you currently at school, S1 to S4 (age 11-15)? Would you like to:

  • Find out more about career options for girls and women in technology?
  • Have the chance to talk to real women working in technology?
  • Participate in a real project – no technology experience necessary!?
  • Find out about different paths into technology, including apprenticeships and degrees, and what you can do with your skills?

All in a fun, free and food-filled environment!

Held alongside an international conference, IEEE Sensors, and running in partnership with Stemettes and the University of Strathclyde, the day will be a fun and interactive session where you will:

  • Have an opportunity to explore sensor technologies and get hands-on experience of sensors and coding
  • Take part in a sensor ‘challenge’ – no previous experience necessary!
  • Hear from people working in different types of technology job
  • Have the opportunity to ask questions about studying technology subjects and working in the field of technology
  • Build your network of contacts

Even if you’re not sure if you’d like a career in technology, this day is for you as you will have the opportunity to find out what the industry is like.

Before the event, each participant will be set a sensor-related design challenge - but no previous experience of sensors or engineering is necessary!

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