Come to TechFest's Activity Weekend! We have a wealth of family orientated events promoting Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths in a way you have never experienced! Come and watch shows, join in workshops which fire the imagination and allow young people the chance to try things out for themselves. Here are a few of our events (PROGRAMME COMING SOON!!!):
An Introduction to Dinosours — Presented by Dinostar. Hands-on interactive workshop featuring genuine fossils.
Operation Earth — Presented by Dynamic Earth — Stories of the Environment
The Critter Keeper — Presenting his amazing exotic animals
Teddy Bears Hospital — University of Aberdeen — Bring your own teddy and give your teddy a check up.
'Who Says I'm a Windbag' presented by Live Wire Productions — Learn about pollution's effect on our lungs and airways.
ToddleFest — K'Nex and Soft Play Area
Lego Robots — Create robots out of Lego
3D Printing and How it Works
Saving Lives with First Aid — Presented by ABRRAS
Genetic Taste Test — By sticking a tab on your tongue, you can find out if you have a mutation in your TAS2R38 gene
Wild about Maths — Presented by TechFest — Puzzles, Challenges and Problem Solving
TechFest Dome — TechFests very own planetarium
The UV Drawing Room — Create amazing drawings together using UV torches and special templates
Destination Space — Presented by Aberdeen Science Centre
Make the Future with Shell — Construct your own toy racing car powered by salt water and more