“I’ve been involved in promoting science and engineering to the next generations for the past twenty years since graduating in mechanical engineering. I have rarely come across an event which so elegantly educates and inspires young people about what it is to be an engineer. I was genuinely shocked by the quantity of ideas the participants were able to produce.”
Dr Kerstyn Comley, Chair of Governors, Wapping High School
“It was truly an unforgettable life changing experience, where we will use the skills and lessons learned for the rest of our careers. Before the trip, I was debating between a career in architecture or aerospace engineering and now there is not a doubt in my mind about aerospace… definitely the highlight of my year…”
“I never knew I had so many ideas in my head.”
“The past week has been the most amazing one of my life. I have learnt so much, from teamwork to my love and passion for my subject. This competition has allowed me to push myself and apply my previous knowledge from school to a more exciting and challenging medium…”
“It was exciting to think about designing for the future rather than just thinking of ideas to help us as we live now and it presented new challenges as we had to think outside the box.”
Take part in designing a space settlement 70 years in the future. Become a company president, structural engineer, robot creator, design living quarters or develop a business spending plan. All within your own company.
“When students return they often become top of their class in terms of the efficiency of their work and t”heir ability to meet deadlines…Students come back freshly inspired about (their) career path.”