Nov
22
8:00 AM08:00

Manjimup Senior High School: Techtrails heads South

We are thrilled to be visiting Manjimup Senior High School later this year to deliver a regional Techtrails STEM and Future Skills incursion to 100+ year 9 students. 

Plans are currently underway to showcase 8 STEM and Innovation industry role models to the students over the course of the day, with the aim to inspire, demystify and enable students to better visualise what a future using STEM skills may look like for each of them. The program has been specifically designed to generate passion, excitement and interest in technology and science-based careers to motivate secondary students to explore and pursue related study and career opportunities.

We are currently still seeking expressions of interest from STEM role models who may wish to take part in the incursion. For further information please reach out to Kay Hargreaves at kay@witwa.org.au or Chailee Richards at chailee@twentytwenty.net.au.

We would like to make special mention of our regional sponsors who are collaborating with us to bring Techtrails to the South West in 2018:

Hon. Terry Redman MLA Member for Warren-Blackwood

Hon. Terry Redman MLA
Member for Warren-Blackwood

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Jul
27
8:00 AM08:00

Woodvale Secondary College

This Techtrails STEM & Future Skills Incursion is scheduled for Friday 27 July 2018 at Woodvale Secondary College in Western Australia.

We are currently seeking expressions of interest from local STEM professionals, industry experts and entrepreneurs wishing to share their stories and experiences.

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Jun
22
8:00 AM08:00

Fremantle College

This Techtrails STEM & Future Skills Incursion is scheduled for Friday 22 June 2018 at Fremantle College in Western Australia. We have lined up a fabulous group of local STEM professionals, industry experts and entrepreneurs willing to share their stories and experiences for this event. Curious who we are bringing to visit? Take a look at our Fremantle College STEM & Future Skills Program Handbook.  Perhaps you would like to be part of a future Techtrail? Reach out and get in touch. We promise it will be fun!

 

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Apr
6
8:00 AM08:00

Duncraig Senior High School

This Techtrails STEM & Future Skills Incursion is scheduled for Monday 2 April 2018 at  Duncraig Senior High School in Western Australia. We are currently seeking final expressions of interest from local STEM professionals, industry experts and entrepreneurs wishing to share their stories and experiences for this event.

We are delighted to have the following wonderful organisations involved in this event: 

  • Kohen Grogan - Yappy Group
  • Sarah Beecroft - Harry Perkin Institute for Medical Researl
  • Terry Rankine - Kinetic IT
  • Barbara Cook - Bankwest
  • Para Kelly - Thoughtworks
  • Nelke van de Ven - Shell Australia
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Mar
8
8:00 AM08:00

Techtrails Future Skills @Girraween SHS

Our first Techtrails STEM & Future Skills Incursion is scheduled for Thursday 8 March 2018 at Girrawheen Senior High School in Western Australia. We are currently seeking expressions of interest from local STEM professionals, industry experts and entrepreneurs wishing to share their stories and experiences in any of the following fields:

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  • Medical Technologies
  • Food Technologies
  • New energy technologies
  • Computer Programming
  • Augmented and virtual reality
  • Drone technologies
  • Web & App Design
  • Bio Engineering
  • Mechatronics
  • Food technology and Agriculture
  • Big Data 
  • Cybersecurity & Cyberterrorism
  • The Internet of Things
  • Autonomous vehicles
  • Future retail technologies

 

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Oct
17
8:30 AM08:30

Belridge Secondary College & Ocean Reef High Schools combined

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Our October techtrails STEM incursion for 2017 is scheduled for 17 October at Ocean Reef SHS and is catering to 100 Ocean Reef SHS Year 9 students and 100 visiting Year 9 students from Belridge College. For this incursion we have another fantastic and inspirational group of STEM professionals, industry experts and entrepreneurs lined up to meet the students and share their stories and experiences including:

Lakshini Weerasekera, Harry Perkin Institute for Medical Research
Alex Hickling, WA Museum
Patrick Chalkley, Thoughtworks
Hilary Goh, Mine Vision Systems
Kirsten Flint, Scitech
Jessica Kemp, Shell Australia
Ellie Sansom, Desert Fireball Network
Trevor Dunstan, Kinetic IT

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Aug
23
8:30 AM08:30

Warnbro Community High School

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Our August techtrails STEM incursion for 2017 is scheduled for 23 August at Warnbro Community High School, Western Australia. The school is situated 50 kilometres south of Perth and services the beach-side suburbs of Warnbro and Port Kennedy. For this incursion we have another fantastic and inspirational group of STEM professionals, industry experts and entrepreneurs lined up to meet the students and share their stories and experiences. We are expecting some 160+ students to take part on the day.

Some of our featured STEM presenters include:

  • Oliver Gomez, Western Australian Museum
  • Marcel Wolfe, Kinetic IT
  • Blossom Washington, BankWest
  • Sharon Seah, Shell Australia
  • Megan Pusey, Scitech
  • Darren Lomman, Bloom WA.....and more

 

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Mar
2
8:30 AM08:30

techtrails @ Ashdale Secondary College

The next techtrails STEM incursion is scheduled for Thursday 2 March 2017 at Ashdale Secondary College in Darch, Western Australia. We are currently seeking expressions of interest from local STEM professionals, industry experts and entrepreneurs wishing to share their stories and experiences in any of the following fields:

  • Medical Technologies
  • Food Technologies
  • New energy technologies
  • Computer Programming
  • Augmented and virtual reality
  • Drone technologies
  • Web & App Design
  • Bio Engineering
  • Mechatronics
  • Food technology and Agriculture
  • Big Data
  • Cybersecurity & Cyberterrorism
  • The Internet of Things
  • Autonomous vehicles
  • Future retail technologies
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