Thursday 22nd October, 6pm-9pm
UTC @ MediaCityUK, Broadway
Manchester Girl Geeks and ScienceGrrlpresent an evening with some of the finest minds in science, technology, IT and engineering.
- Thinking of studying science/technology at university? They’ve been there and done that!
- Want to know what cutting edge research is all about? They can tell you!
Hear about the work they’ve been doing, what they’re doing next and what it’s like being a female working in science. There will be hands-on activities for you to try and you also get a tasty meal in Manchester’s thriving media/creative hub, MediaCity. There’ll also be a chance to find out about the UTC MediaCity, along with a tour of the facilities.
UTC MediaCityUK is a unique new school for 14-18 year olds who have a passion for shaping digital and creative content. Focused on the future employability of our students, we develop professional digital and media skills as part of an academically rich curriculum. Our students get hands-on, practical experience in our exciting specialisms of TV & Film, Graphics & Design, Radio & Audio, and Interactive Media & Gaming.
The venue is wheelchair accessible, and if you have any other access needs, please get in touch.
This event is part of Manchester Science Festival, and is suitable for students at high school or above (under 16s with an adult) or small school groups. People who work or have an interest in science or technology are also very welcome!
If you’d like to help spread the word about this event, we have a PDF poster you can print, which is available here: Girl Geek Dinner poster 2015.