Big Bang Northern Ireland at Sentinus Young Innovators (Post Primary)

Programme Category: Post Primary
Target Group: Years 8 - 14
Availability: Selected Pupils, Whole Class
Duration: 1 Day

Programme Details:

View some highlights of the 2019 Big Bang Fair Northern Ireland below.

                                                                                                                                                                  Big Bang Fair Northern Ireland 2019 hosted 3,000 young people taking part in science shows, STEM workshops, displaying project work and having great fun.

Details of all our competition winners are available HERE

The Big Bang Northern Ireland, which incorporates Sentinus Young Innovators, is one of the largest events of its kind in the UK, celebrating the achievements of young people in STEM. At its centre is an exhibition of innovative and exciting project work carried out by students from schools throughout Ireland, and a range of interactive challenges for primary school pupils, incorporating The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition, open to all young people aged 11-19 and STEM project work from primary schools throughout Northern Ireland.

We also have interactive challenges in science & technology and robotics, for both primary and secondary level students, as well as many interactive activities for children to take part in on the day.

Inspire your young people by attending one our free workshops and shows covering a wide range of subjects, including space, robotics, engineering superheroes, flight, and much more.

In addition there is a range of 30 interactive stands provided by local companies, universities and public sector bodies, demonstrating the use of science and engineering in the workplace.



…the home of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering  & Mathematics) enrichment and enhancement activities for schools in Northern Ireland.


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