Engineering Tinkering Event 2019

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03 April 2019 18:00 - 20:00
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Engineering Tinkering Event 2019

Join us for an exciting and enlightening evening to be held at Kingston University London on 3rd of April 2019 between 18:00 and 20:30. This event is being hosted jointly by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and Kingston University London.

"Engineering Tinkering 2019" is a fun educational evening for kids and big kids alike to experience what it is like to work as an engineer and what it is like to pursue a career in STEM.

Universities and industrial companies alike will be coming together to put on a series of fascinating, hands on, interactive activities for you to get involved in.

Activities on offer include:

- Virtual reality ping-pong
- Lego robot wars
- Nao the walking, talking, dancing robot
- Interactive train set
- Jumping in and out of a racing car
- Posing for a photo on record breaking electric motorbike
- 3D Printing and Careers Zone
And much more!!

Light refreshments at 17:30 with stalls open from 18:00 till 21:30.

Suitable for ages 6 to 90.+ Doors open at 18:00 and finish 20:30. The evening is structured with guided tours around the activities. Admission is by ticket. Tickets are limited but may be available on the door subject to availability. So please book to avoid disappointment. Details and ticket booking at Whilst children a entirely welcome to this event, they must be accompanied by at least one adult with a valid ticket.

On campus parking is available but extremely limited.
Nearest train station is Surbiton Station (15 mins walk).


Kingston University
Kingston University
Penrhyn Road
Kingston upon Thames
United Kingdom

Contact Details

Esfandiar Khaleghi (GLR Vice Chair)
United Kingdom
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Alternative contact Robert Rayner

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