How to Book Richard III Events at Galway Science and Technology Festival

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The ‘Richard III Discovered’ Exhibition from University of Leicester is arriving next week for the first time in Ireland, hosted by NUI Galway as part of the 20th Galway Science and Technology Festival in partnership with British Council Ireland. This is one of our 2017 Festival highlights, and we're thrilled to have the Exhibition and talks at the Festival. Here's what's happening and how to book … [Read more...]

Tips for Parents attending the GSTF Exhibition Day at NUI Galway

Sandjida Ara (8) and her sister Sanika Ara from Galway city enjoy the Aerogen exhibition with Clare Lillis from Aerogen in NUI Galway as part of the Galway Science & Technology Festival.  Photo: Andrew Downes, Xposure.

  The Galway Science and Technology Festival Exhibition Day at NUI Galway is the family-friendly highlight of our Festival with a myriad of exhibition stalls, events, shows and workshops, all FREE, to see on the day! Here are some Tips for Parents Attending The GSTF Exhibition Day: … [Read more...]

Test Your Limits at the GMIT Sport + Exercise + Nutrition Day

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One of the new events of the 2017 Galway Science and Technology Festival will be the Test Your Limits Sport + Exercise + Nutrition Day at GMIT, it’s the first year the event will be taking place so we asked Luke Smyth, one of the organisers to tell us about the event: … [Read more...]

6 Terrific Tech Things To Do at the 2017 GSTF Exhibition Day

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Do you have a junior coder or tech whizzkid in the house? There are some fantastic technology events taking place at this year’s Exhibition Day on Sunday 26th November. Here are 6 Terrific Tech Things to do at the 2017 GSTF Exhibition Day: … [Read more...]

Valeo’s Smart Technology for Smarter Cars

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A new sponsor this year of the 2017 Galway Science and Technology Festival is Valeo. We asked Stephanie O'Donnell, Involvement of Personnel Coordinator from Valeo a few questions about the organisation and its involvement with STEM and the Galway Science and Technology Festival 2017. … [Read more...]

Cell EXPLORERS Informing, Inspiring and Involving People in the Excitement of Science

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It is the 5th anniversary of Cell EXPLORERS' participation at the Galway Science and Technology Festival. This year the wonderful team of volunteers from the outreach group based at NUI Galway School of Natural Sciences are offering 5 workshops to the young public of the west of Ireland. We asked Muriel Grenon, founding director of the programme, a few questions about Cell EXPLORERS and their … [Read more...]

Kitchen Chemistry Showing Kids How to Get Hands-On With Chemistry

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One of the highlight events of the 2017 Galway Science and Technology Festival will be the workshops provided by Kitchen Chemistry who have been involved with the Festival for more than five years. We asked Adele Gabba, PhD student, and one of the organisers to tell us about Kitchen Chemistry: … [Read more...]

Whizzkids Training the Technologists of the Future

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One of the highlight shows of the 2017 Galway Science and Technology Festival will be WhizzKids Training who has been involved with the Festival for four years. We asked Garry Lowe, Founder of Whizzkids Training a few questions about their technology workshops. … [Read more...]

8 Creative STEAM Things To Do at the 2017 GSTF Exhibition Day

Bronwyn Reid-McDermott discusses her work as a scientist with a young participant at the arty scientist workshop. Bronwyn is a Health care simulation technician in the School of Medicine. She is an an expert in making moulage & special effects makeup on both manikins/actors. These mimic injuries & are used to train Doctors / Nurses. Picture Aengus Mc Mahon.

Do you have a child who loves being creative or is engineering-minded? There are some great events covering Science, Tech, Engineering, Art, Maths (STEAM) taking place at this year’s Exhibition Day on Sunday 26th November. Here are 8 Creative STEAM Things To Do at the 2017 GSTF Exhibition Day: … [Read more...]

9 Marvellous Marine/Nature Things To Do at the 2017 GSTF Exhibition Day

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Do you have a budding marine scientist or nature lover in the house? There are some fantastic marine and nature themed events taking place at this year’s Exhibition Day on Sunday 26th November. Here are 9 Marvellous Marine/Nature Things To Do at the 2017 GSTF Exhibition Day: … [Read more...]