Goonhilly Earth Station Ltd is an iconic satellite earth station on the Lizard Peninsula in Cornwall. It’s been inspiring young people into STEM careers since 1962.
Get ready to broaden your horizons with the range of opportunities available to you – in Cornwall and beyond!
There are two full-day events taking place on the 25th & 27th June 2019. Please find below the relevant date for your year group.
On the day, you will…
…visit Goonhilly Earth Station and gain an insight into the Space Sector.
…take part in three interactive workshops using cutting-edge technologies.
…find out how to get into this exciting industry.
Timetable for each event:
09:15 – 09:30: Welcome Address – GES History and Future
09:40 – 10:45: Workshop 1 – Satellite Communications
10:45 – 10:55: Break and transition
11:05 – 12:10: Workshop 2 – Drone Remote Vehicle Challenge
12:10 – 12:40: Lunch and transition
12:50 – 13:55: Workshop 3 – Robotic Programming using Arduino technology
14:05 – 14:15: To Boldly Go – Spaceport UK
Priority for this event is for NSSW target pupils from Cornwall. 60 places are available on each of the days.
Next Steps South West can cover the cost of supply and transport.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details, or use the form below.