On the 7th of July 2020, The Big Bang North West hits The Exhibition Centre Liverpool and over 8000 young people from across the region will celebrate Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) as they enjoy exciting exhibits, sensational shows and ingenious innovation!
The Big Bang North West is a STEM celebration for school children and part of a programme led by EngineeringUK. The Big Bang events enable young people to discover the exciting and rewarding STEM-based careers available in their local area via fun, hands-on activities. Adding to the excitement, the event hosts the regional heat of The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition.
Visitors to the event can immerse themselves in virtual and augmented reality, enjoy sensational science and fire shows, green-screen technology, gadgets, robots, coding, creatures, slime, medical magic and more.
All About STEM, the team behind The Big Bang North West are well known for doing incredible things to promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths in schools, business, the community and beyond. After running The Big Bang North West for seven years, popularity has multiplied, leading the team to move the event to the Exhibition Centre on Liverpool’s iconic waterfront in 2016, double the arena floor in 2017 and increase space and capacity each year. The event continues to grow and 2020 promises to be the biggest and best yet!
Michelle Dow, All About STEM Managing Director said: “Real companies, with real opportunities, face-to-face with thousands of learners from across the North West! Big Bang North West is the biggest interactive STEM event for young people in the North West and we can’t wait for it to be July already. It is essential that we inspire our students to think about careers in our region, and celebrate their achievements. This event is a shining example of employers, stakeholders, further and higher education working together to showcase amazing opportunities for the next generation. It’s so vitally important and, as the team responsible for delivering the event, we’re really excited about its potential… and it’s so much fun!”
All About STEM have announced that Unilever will be returning as Big Bang North West Headline Sponsor and they are more than excited to be championing the event once more.
Glyn Roberts, VP R&D, Unilever said: “Unilever’s passion to support STEM learning has grown each year, at the very centre of this sits The Big Bang North West, which is utterly unmatched in its energy, inspiration and quality for any student attending.”
Robert Dawson, Global Product Development, Unilever said: “As Unilever we are proud to be the headline sponsor at The Big Bang North West 2020; inspiring the next generation of scientists is a key part of Unilever’s commitment to STEM. It is our belief that what we do today will decide tomorrows future, and we believe that by helping to motivate students on the opportunities and challenges facing the world today that they can help bring about a bright future for everyone.”
The Big Bang North West is sponsored and supported by industry leaders.
Thanks to the sensational sponsors, organisers, exhibitors, performers and volunteers over 8000 young attendees will be inspired!
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