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Let's get digital

Digital experiences can connect you with other schools, industry experts and professional engineers at the touch of a button. Check out our top picks for online sessions, events and workshops.

Online experiences

Log in and have fun with digital experiences. Big Bang Digital is back for a third year, Tech Tuesdays shows young people how technology is changing the world of work and the Net Zero Challenge lets young people help their community reach Net Zero.

Don't forget that you can easily see which experiences are available virtually on Neon by clicking on the 'online' tab under Experiences.

More than ever, the chance to engage students with real-life engineers is available right at your fingertips - so let's get clicking! 

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Event

Big Bang Digital 2022

Redefine the future with Big Bang Digital, a 3-day digital event with live-streamed careers panels straight from The Big Bang Fair.

  • Ages 11 to 14
  • Online
  • Multi-session
  • Free
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Workshop

TeenTech Live

Exciting, interactive live sessions with leading people in science, technology and engineering.

  • Ages 11 to 21
  • Online
  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free
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Workshop

BCS Careers Inspiration

Inspiring young people with a series of career-focused discussions on the technology industry. 

  • Ages 11 to 21
  • Online
  • Up to an hour
  • Free
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Project

Replacing Brunel's Bridge

A new bridge is needed to cross a gorge! Students need to use their skills and creativity to design a bridge with help from engineering experts at WSP. 

  • Ages 16 to 18
  • Online
  • Multi-session
  • Free
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Workshop

Drax in the classroom

Interactive webinars that bring the operations of Drax Power Station, the UK's largest power station and decarbonisation project, into the classroom. Learn how we generate electricity from biomass and are developing bio-energy carbon capture and storage to help tackle climate change.

  • Ages 7 to 11
  • Online
  • Up to an hour
  • Free
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Competition

Common Good Challenges

Our engineering challenges inspire young people to give engineering a go, following in the footsteps of great engineers from the North East.

  • Ages 5 to 11
  • Online
  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free