Get up to Speed with STEM | EEF

Get up to Speed with STEM

In this event we will illustrate STEM careers to young people and teachers and will also enable businesses to showcase their opportunities.

Join us at this event to see what possibilities are out there. The exhibitors include:

F1 Showcars ( Sponsored by EEF)

With realistic formula one racing simulation and feedback, the F1 Simulator is guaranteed to give you an experience not to forget. It includes three authentically positioned race seats, a built in sound system, virtual reality goggles and force feedback steering wheels and pedals.

University of Sheffield, Theatre of Engineering 

Will demonstrate how each engineering discipline is used in the construction and testing of a space rocket. There will even be a prize competition to send something into space for three lucky winners!

HeppSY Mobile Classroom

Will be delivering exciting activities and presentations, to ensure that students are more informed about higher education and the choices that are available to them.  They also look to engage with parents and teachers, as they recognise they are important influencers of students.

Vulcan to the Skies trust with the Build a Plane Project 

Will display 2 planes from the Spirit Of Goole project, which has taken two and a half years and has seen more than 50 young people building their own light aircraft, a British design and manufactured kit plane called The Sherwood Ranger.

The British Armed Forces 

Will explain how engineering helps the armed forces to keep Britain safe. As part of their display, they will be bringing a Foxhound Vehicle.


  • Scalextric Challenge
  • Augmented Reality business tools
  • Lincoln Welding's Virtual Welder
  • Santander's Spin to Win Bike Challenge
  • Rolls Royce Engine
  • And much more

Who should attend?

  • MD, Manufacturing, Hr Professionals Those with responsibility for business growth and development
  • EEF members and non-members

Why attend?

  • Gives businesses the opportunity to showcase their business
  • Helps to address the skills gap in engineering, giving something back to the community.
  • Business events throughout the day give the opportunity to network with the sector and promote your company
  • With over 2000 visitors, you have the opportunity to look for your apprentices and workers of the future.

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