As part of this year’s regional Big Bang South and North Wales Fairs, we are pleased to announce that 10 teams have been nominated to represent Wales at next year’s Big Bang Competition 2017.
The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Fair is the largest celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) for young people in the UK. The Big Bang Fair is an award-winning combination of exciting theatre shows, interactive workshops and exhibits, as well careers information from STEM professionals. Next year’s Fair will be held at The NEC, Birmingham 15-18 March 2017.
Congratulations to the following schools that have been selected to attend so far:
Big Bang South Wales Nominees
Monmouth School working with Renishaw Plc – Automated Ball Bearing Selection and Placement
Ysgol Gyfun Garth Olwg working with FSG Tool & Die Ltd – Control of coolant
Cynffig Comprehensive School working with Sony UK Tec – Glass Recognition Environmental Engineering Nucleation
Bishop Vaughan School working with University of Wales Trinity Saint David – Glass Recognition Environmental Engineering Nucleation
Gower College Swansea working with Tycoch Campus working with Tongfang Global – Smart TV Testing
St Cyres School working with GE Aviation – B Nut Torque Transformer Tool
Big Bang North Wales Nominees
Ysgol Uwchradd Glan Clwyd working with PPM Technology – System to alarm and monitor CO2 levels within a building
Denbigh High School working with Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water – Investigation of water supply to a new dwelling
Welshpool High School working with Morgans Brew Tea – Develop a solution for dispensing and packaging instant tea powder
Coleg Menai working with Photonics Academy of Wales at Bangor – The Design of a Musical Tone generating device capable of being played by a severely paralysed person
More nominees will be selected from Big Bang Near Me events held later this term.