What is on offer?

Wave 1 – Schools Event
Event start: 10:00 – 12:00 BST and 13:00 – 15:00 BST
Date: Thursday 12 October 2017

Designed to inspire all ages interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematic (STEM) activities to learn more about what it would be like to attain a career in this innovative sector.

Highlighting a variety of roles and opportunities in a number of pioneering medical technology companies based in and around Leeds, this event will promote learning pathways through college, university and apprenticeships in order to progress in this vibrant sector in Yorkshire.

This is an up-and-coming area of technology and engineering; working from concept, through development of innovative ideas, creating solutions for the healthcare industries.

Featuring interactive sessions in medical engineering, including demonstrations, presentations and classroom based workshops to offer students practical experience in the world of Medical Technologies and STEM industries.

Organisations such as DePuy Synthes (part of Johnson + Johnson), Xiros, Medasil Surgical Ltd, Brandon Medical and the University of Leeds will displaying some of their fascinating products including operating theatre technologies, post mortem products, wound management and prosthetics (bionic limbs).

Book individually or as a group (max 20 people) for schools.

Book on to this wave

 

Wave 2  – Parents and Public Event
Event start: 16:00 – 19:00 BST
Date: Thursday 12 October 2017

This is a FREE event, designed to inspire young people’s interest in (STEM) activities to learn more about what it would be like to attain a career in this innovative sector.

Aimed more towards parents, guardians, caregivers and teachers, this event highlights a variety of roles and opportunities in a number of pioneering medical technology companies based in and around Leeds. The event will promote learning pathways through college, university and apprenticeships in order for the engineering stars of tomorrow, to progress in this vibrant sector in Yorkshire.

This is an up-and-coming area of technology and engineering; working from concept, through development of innovative ideas, creating solutions for the healthcare industries.

Featuring interactive sessions in medical engineering, including demonstrations, presentations and classroom based workshops to offer students practical experience in the world of Medical Technologies and STEM industries.

Organisations such as DePuy Synthes (part of Johnson + Johnson), Xiros, Medasil Surgical Ltd, Brandon Medical and the University of Leeds will displaying some of their fascinating products including operating theatre technologies, post mortem products, wound management and prosthetics (bionic limbs).

Book on to this wave

 

Venue:
Printworks Campus – Printhall II
Leeds City College
Hunslet Road
Leeds
LS10 1JY

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