Children jumped head first into a world of robots, space rockets and augmented reality when MK Innovates arrived at centre:mk, writes the Milton Keynes Citizen.
Industry experts were on hand to encourage kids to carve a career in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics at a festival in honour of Milton Keynes’ 50th birthday.
Hundreds flocked to Middleton Hall for the two-day festival supported by Women Leaders. VIPs got fully involved in finding out what the festival had to offer, from robots playing connect 4 to augmented reality featuring dinosaurs and F1 cars with support of companies including Nissan, The Open University, University of Buckingham, University of Bedfordshire, Catapult, School of Physical Sciences, Red Bull and MK Dons.
Read more at the Milton Keynes Citizen website: http://www.miltonkeynes.co.uk/news/children-encouraged-to-look-to-career-in-sciences-at-a-festival-in-honour-of-milton-keynes-50th-birthday-1-8046479