Engineering Futures

Monday 23rd February 2015, 1pm - 9pm

Suitability: 12 years+


Engineering-Futures will present a wide range of exciting interactive demonstrations and workshops. As well as VIP invited talks from the experts four key-themes will be on show; Health-Futures, Aerospace-Futures, Transport-Futures and Energy-Futures.

Health-Futures will focus on Connected-Health and Ambient-Assisted-Living, with underpinning micro-fab, 3-D printing for proto-typing, design software engineering and health-arduinos. Visitors are invited to come along and measure your vital-signs or explore a smart-environment which senses your every move.

Aerospace-Futures will have demonstrations on Drones to simulators, including hands-on drone workshop with flying-drones!

Transport-Futures will take you through the process on how to build an electric-car and make super-light and strong carbon-composites.

Energy-Futures will be a hands-on workshop creating hydrogen from water and electricity from a hydrogen fuel-cell.

During the Computer and Engineering Day we will also be running a competition were you can win an iPad.

Individuals can register on the link below.  Schools or large groups should register by emailing Ann Blair via or by calling 028 90368664. 


Block 16
Ulster University Jordanstown
Shore Road


Ulster UniversityInstitute for Mechanical Engineers