Subject

28

Date & time

Fri, 28 Jun 2024
10:00 - 12:15

Venue

Emmanuel Centre, London
9 - 23 Marsham Street
London, SW1P 3DW

Ticket price

£12 + VAT @20%* *Plus one complimentary staff ticket per ten students

About this day

Welcome to our KS3 STEM in Action morning!

Exciting news for all STEM enthusiasts! Our highly anticipated KS3 STEM event is coming to London! In three incredible sessions we will bring the excitement of STEM subjects to audiences using real world applications and future directions. We know that getting the fundamentals right at KS3 is key to later success and we want students to be engaged and curious from an early age. Join us for a programme of inspiration, exploration and experimentation!

Programme & speakers

Physics of Life Sarah Cosgriff, Science Communicator

Take a look at the fascinating world of biology through the lens of Physics. Discover how physics allows us to see the inner-workings of our cells and to better understand how living things adapt to their environments.

Sarah Cosgriff

About Sarah Cosgriff

Sarah is a science communicator with a background in cell biology. Before becoming a science communicator, she studied the mechanics of cell migration.

Sliced Bread Greg Foot, Science Presenter and Communicator

We are constantly bombarded with adverts hyping up the latest wonder-products promising to make us happier, healthier or greener… But what are the facts behind the fads? Join BBC Science Journalist Greg Foot, host of the popular ’Sliced Bread’ podcast, to investigate whether a batch of these wonder-products really are the best thing since Sliced Bread?

Greg Foot

About Greg Foot

Greg is a Science Journalist who has been writing, hosting & producing science content for 15+ years across TV, Radio, YouTube, Podcast, & Stage. He currently writes & hosts his popular BBC 4 show and podcast Sliced Bread and is a regular on BBC Morning live.

The science of swimming the English Channel Anna Ploszajski, Materials Scientist, Writer and Storyteller

In July 2018, Anna Ploszajski waded into the sea at Dover and attempted to swim for 21 miles, across the busiest shipping lane in the world, to France. This is the nail-biting story and surprising science behind that swim.

Anna Ploszajski

About Dr Anna Ploszajski

Anna Ploszajski is a materials scientist, author, presenter and science comedian who is on a mission to get people fascinated by the ordinary stuff which makes up the world around us. Her book Handmade tells the story of materials through their use in arts and crafts.