LETS EXPLORE SPACE! TOGETHER!

THANK YOU FOR JOINING US ON THE 8TH OCTOBER 2020
WE HOPE YOU ENJOY THE VIDEOS FROM THE DAY

This virtual celebration of all things Spacey at STEMFest in Space went down a storm!

But don't worry if you missed it. All sessions were recorded and will be available under the speaker profiles. So get hands-on with STEM Ambassadors who support the international space industry, discover all about space missions, learn about the career opportunities within the space sector, listen to inspiring speakers and hear from real astronauts!!

HOST FOR STEMFEST IN SPACE...

TV Presenter and Author

DALLAS CAMPBELL

“Space is the perfect canvas for young people to explore and engage with all kinds of STEM subjects. I’m so looking forward to hosting the event and meeting some of the extraordinary people who have dedicated their lives to our greatest adventure.The countdown is ON!”

THE SPEAKERS

ROB BENNETT

How are Apollo 11

and Bloodhound

connected?

HELEN SCHELL & HELEN MASON

Solar Pop up Cards

ALINA VIZIREANU

The Blue Planet

VICTORIA LANE ACADEMY

Space activity

ideas for

primary schools

ST MATTHEW’S CATHOLIC PRIMARY SCHOOL

Space activity

ideas for

primary schools

LIFE SCIENCE CENTRE & DR ANDREW WINNARD

Healthy bodies

in space

MATTHEW SMILES

Solar Panels in Space

CPD SESSION
BRYONY TURFORD

Using space to

engage children

in science

ZAK KUSNERS

Getting into the

Space Sector

DIONNE KENNEDY

Make your own

rocket launcher

DALLAS CAMPBELL

Welcome by host

SUZIE IMBER & DALLAS CAMPBELL

How to leave

the planet

KONNIE HUQ

Get ready to meet

Cookie

DR PETE EDWARDS

Ask an Astronomer

PROF DAVID SOUTHWOOD

Mars and the

Moon – Where are

we going?

KATHRYN D. SULLIVAN

First US woman

to walk in Space

ANDY ALDRIN

Seeing your dad

walk on the moon

NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY COUNCIL

STEM in

Northumberland

SHEILA KANANI

How the Solar

System changed 

my life

CPD SESSION
JIM CHRISTENSEN

Teacher CPD session

JIM CHRISTENSEN

Family Space session

KIELDER OBSERVATORY

The Universe at

your fingertips

PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER NEWMAN

Understanding

the law of outer

space

11:00 - 12:00
CAROLE HASWELL

Finding new worlds

AHMAD MUHAMMAD

Asteroids,

A.K.A

“Space Rocks”

VICKY FAWCETT

Building a Black Hole

ESERO-UK

Opportunities for

teachers and students

to engage with space

CPD SESSION
SARAH ZAMAN

Programming the

Solar System

ABBIE HUTTY

Rovers on Mars;

Engineering for

the Red Planet!

The STEMFest in Space virtual event combines classroom and hands-on learning in an exciting, fun-packed talks, showcasing the many wonders of space

As part of World Space Week, the event aims to encourage and engage as many young people as possible in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) subjects to help them consider a career in this field when they are older.

Young people will be able to learn from the comfort of their own classroom and interact with STEM Ambassadors who work or support the international space industry