Tech for Life

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Event History

Thu
14th
Feb
1:30pm - 5pm
£1800
Thu
6th
Dec (2018)
9:30am - 4:30pm
£540
location Newcastle upon Tyne
An inclusive, mixed group workshop examining how to communicate effectively, particularly when facing issues around gender diversity.
Tue
4th
Dec (2018)
9am - 11am
FREE
location NBS, The Old Post Office, St Nicholas' Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1RH
To discover gender diversity issues in the North East - discussing key issues and challenges.
Thu
29th
Nov (2018)
6pm - 10pm
£50
location Malmaison Newcastle, 104 Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3DX
A relaxed dinner and discussion with Debbie Forster MBE around diversity, tech, innovation and education.
Thu
29th
Nov (2018)
5pm - 7pm
FREE
location North East Futures UTC, Forth Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3SA
Free Raspberry Pi training for teachers.
Tue
9th
Oct (2018)
4pm - 7pm
FREE
venue Boiler Shop 20 South Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3PE
A panel of experts across STEAM to give insights into their career journeys, challenges and experiences. With music from Emer Maguire.
Wed
26th
Sep (2018)
5pm - 7pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Raspberry Pi Training for Teachers.
Wed
20th
Jun (2018)
5pm - 7pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Covering a range of Raspberry Pi activities and equipment you can buy to run sessions in class
Fri
4th
May (2018)
9am - 5:30pm
£72 - 300
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
For women in digital who want to understand gender bias in workplace culture and society as a whole. With Simon Finch, Jackie Barnett, and Kayleigh Rix.
Fri
23rd
Mar (2018)
9am - 5:30pm
£72 - 300
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Exploring women's empowerment in tech for male colleagues, and considering similar issues such as
Impostor Syndrome and Unconscious Bias that can create barriers in the workplace.
Thu
8th
Mar (2018)
4pm - 7pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Leading Ladies from across the STEAM fields who will be giving us insights into their career journey, challenges and experiences, with Alice Hall, Maggie Adiamah, Sally Blake, Lougan Alasi, and Emer Maguire.
CANCELLED
Mon
11th
Dec (2017)
6pm - 9pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Entrepreneurs will be pitching their business ideas, using skills they have learned throughout the sessions, to the North East startup and digital community.
Tue
7th
Nov (2017)
4:30pm - 6pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
An informal evening with talks and discussions from STEM Learning, STEM Ambassadors and Teachers.
Sat
28th
Oct (2017)
10am - 2pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
A STEAM themed Maker Party for little monsters aged 4-14yrs.
Mon
23rd
Oct (2017)
10am - 3pm (on 27th Oct)
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
A 5-day programme for 8 - 16 year olds in coding, robotics and electronics.
Tue
10th
Oct (2017)
4pm - 6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
A panel of Leading Ladies from across the STEAM fields will be giving insights into their career journey, challenges and experiences.
Mon
7th
Aug (2017)
10am - 3pm (on 11th Aug)
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Makers and Creators Summer Holiday Club, for 8 - 16 year olds to upskill in coding and electronics.
CANCELLED
Wed
5th
Jul (2017)
5:30pm - 7:30pm
£31.85 - 104.79
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
A 4-week intermediate course in coding, covering Javascript, JQuery and debugging.
CANCELLED
Thu
18th
May (2017)
4:30pm - 6:30pm
FREE
location Discovery School, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3BT
Working together to close the digital skills gap and equip the next generation with the right skills for a career in STEM. 
Mon
13th
Mar (2017)
4:30pm - 6:30pm
FREE
location North Ormesby Primary academy, James Street, Middlesbrough, TS3 6LB
An informal evening, including talks from both our host and other schools on what they're currently doing with STEM.
Sat
11th
Mar (2017)
10am - 2pm
FREE
location Walker Technology College, Waverdale Avenue, Walker, NE6 4AW
For children aged 4 - 14, building lego robots, Scratch programming, BBC Micro:bit and more.
Wed
8th
Mar (2017)
4pm - 7pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Panelists and speakers representing a variety of roles in the STEM fields, offering insight into their own career paths.
Mon
16th
Jan (2017)
6pm - 8pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
The first of three sessions (HTML, CSS, JavaScript), lead by Phil Jeffes.
Mon
16th
Jan (2017)
4:30pm - 6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
An open evening for educators to discuss how to close the digital skills gap in STEM.
Sat
10th
Dec (2016)
10am - 2pm
£5
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Santa’s Tech for Good Workshop, supporting Cash for Kids charity: robotics, electronics, virtual reality, coding, Santa's grotto and a festive film room.
Sat
29th
Oct (2016)
10am - 2pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
For 5-14yrs. Create a ghost-catching game using Scratch, pumpkin carving, Raspberry Pis and Minecraft, build a Lego Robot, MaKey Makey, BBC micro:bit, making slime and rockets. Fancy dress encouraged.
Tue
11th
Oct (2016)
4pm - 6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
A panel from across the generations will be giving us insights into their career journey, challenges and experiences looking at what has changed (or not) over the past 30 + years.