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What’s been happening this week in the Tomorrow’s Engineers Zone

What’s been going on this week in the Tomorrow’s Engineers Zone?  Students have asked questions about things like the different paths into engineering, what materials are used for 3D printing bones, and even what you can make out of an old washing machine: In this live chat, one student chatted to Fidel about building a robot arm and what he would use it for: Want to get involved? Follow the links below Students – read about the engineers in their profiles and send them a question Teachers – book more live chats for your students Scientists – head to your dashboard to find live chats to join, and answer questions from students

Posted on June 22, 2020 by modjen in News | Leave a comment

What’s been happening in the Tomorrow’s Engineers Zone

In the past weeks more than 700 students across the UK have been engaging with engineers online in the Tomorrow’s Engineers Zone for I’m an Engineer, Stay at home funded by Tomorrow’s Engineers.  Students have asked questions about things like: how touchscreens work  how jet engines work the types of jobs people do in a nuclear power plant what video calling will look like in 30 years …and why robots don’t have feelings We’ve heard about the ways engineers have been supporting the NHS, from 3D printing face shields to making ventilator parts, and delivering the “Nightingale” emergency field hospitals needed to treat patients. In live chats, students have learned about the range of career options, and the types of things engineers do in their jobs: Here are just some of the things people have had to say about taking part in the Tomorrow’s Engineers Zone: I really enjoyed my … Continue reading

Posted on June 15, 2020 by modsafiya in News | Leave a comment

International Women in Engineering Day

Tuesday 23rd June is International Women in Engineering Day. The Women’s Engineering Society started the campaign in 2014. The aim is to raise the profile of women in engineering and highlight the amazing career opportunities available. We’re inviting teachers and students to chat to women in engineering throughout the day in the Tomorrow’s Engineers Zone. Teachers Book chats for your class on International Women in Engineering Day. Need an account? Register here to take part with your students. Women in Engineering: Join the live chats Need an account? Sign up now Already have an IAE Stay at home account? Accept the chats on your Dashboard or just turn up to the Chat page on the day.

Posted on June 12, 2020 by modjen in News | Leave a comment

The Tomorrow’s Engineer Zone Engineer of the Week!

We’re delighted to announce that Giorgio Bindoni has been crowned ‘Engineer of the Week’. Giorgio is a former jet fighter and helicopter pilot and now works as an Auditor in the aviation industry. Who do you want to win next week? VOTE!

Posted on June 12, 2020 by modemily in News | Leave a comment