Big Bang Fair North Wales 2018


EESW/STEMCymru is pleased to be bringing one of the largest events in STEM to North Wales again this year at Venue Cymru, Llandudno on Tuesday 13th March 2018.

There will be over twenty-five EESW teams from across North Wales attending to display the work they have completed during the EESW Sixth Form Project in 2017–2018.

There will also be samples of the activities EESW/STEMCymru can offer all schools throughout Wales – including First Lego League, Introduction to Engineering (i2E), information about our Headstart Cymru courses and our F1 in Schools track – come and see what we do!

If you would like to attend this event please click below to register!

Visiting Schools General Visitors  Exhibitors

Some of our exciting exhibitors and shows include:

Science Made Simple – Izzy’s Incredible Adventure – Izzy and your audience will need to discover and explore many different kinds of transport. Perhaps a live hot air balloon inflated before the audience’s eyes?

A rough guide to Engineering – Discover how engineers design cars that go hundreds of miles an hour, build structures that can survive earthquakes, and cook food by using only Mirrors! “A Rough Guide” can show you how Engineering has changed our lives!

Bloodhound Education – The bloodhound show features the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics that have gone into creating the fastest car in the world, including practical demonstrations of rocket chemistry and sonic booms.

IET – A variety of interactive and exciting activities

WJEC – Information about us!

Coleg Cambria – Information about Coleg Cambria, STEM provision and apprenticeships.

TATA Steel UK – Interactive and exciting activities

Vince4Horizon Nuclear Power – 3D VR Rollercoaster Game, 3D Model and quiz, career resources

Denford Limited – Demonstrations of CNC machines, laser cutters and 3D Printers

Careers Wales Careers Advice & Information, STEM Quiz & Buzz personality Profile Quiz

Glyndŵr University – Information about courses at Glyndŵr University and Science busking from Techniquest Glyndŵr

Aberystwyth University – Information about us, the courses we offer and exciting and interactive activities, including Robot Sumo, Virtual Reality and a display of the ExoMars rover!

Swansea University – Information about us and the courses we offer

Wales Rally GB – Wales Rally GB Promotional materials

SP Energy Networks – Information about us and the apprenticeship opportunities we offer, as well as a Virtual Reality experience over the SP Energy Network!

Bangor University – We will have two interactive demonstrations, as well as information about us and the courses we offer!

TWP – Information about us and a real Mazda M3 Racing Car!

Dawson Shanahan – Information about our company and what we do!

Boxford – Demonstration of a new range of laser cutters

Airbus – Airbus will be displaying the Hololens and also display information about our current apprenticeships.  We will have accompanying apprentices who will be able to discuss Early Career Opportunities at Airbus.

JCB – Build a digger timed challenge

North Wales Police – Come and see a real police car and learn about the technology that is used in modern day policing!

and many more….

There are also a number of interactive and pre-bookable activities at this event, including workshops and shows from:


Jaguar 2D – Students can make a cardboard car and race it down our 20 metre race track!

Energy Workshop – Students will participate in a practical energy car challenge

Techniquest Glyndŵr 

The Measure of Medicine – Students will complete several mathematical challenges related to the development of new medicines; involving real world considerations, reasoned thinking and data analysis. KS4/5 Workshop

Challenge at the Chocolate Factory – Working in a chocolate factory sounds fantastic, students will find out how their numeracy skills can be applied to chocolate production. KS3 Workshop

Bridge2ICE Bridge to Schools 

Bridge Building – ICE gives young people the chance to build miniature version of the Second Severn Crossing!  Using our model cable-stayed bridges, children experience bridge building at first-hand, while wearing hard hats, high-vis vests, gloves and goggles. After the bridges have been built, each child gets the chance to walk across and test their engineering skills.

Dark Sky Wales

Experience the night sky within Dark Sky Wales digital planetarium. Explore the myths and legends of the constellations before delving deep into the depths of space visiting, planets, galaxies, nebula and star clusters. Best of all you will be able to ask a real astronomer questions in this interactive adventure.

and more….  Keep checking here for information!

If you wish to make an activity booking, please register using the buttons above.  You will then be sent an activity booking form.  Booking forms are accepted on a first come, first served basis.  Places will not be allocated without a completed form.