The 9th annual Big Bang Fair South East 2020 is taking place on 1st and 2nd July 2020!
School bookings open from January 2020.
The Big Bang Fair South East (BBFSE) brings together school children, teachers, STEM employers, STEM Ambassadors and volunteers in a unique festival atmosphere to celebrate all things STEM.
FREE for schools to attend, the aim is to inspire students to continue studying STEM subjects and pursue STEM careers with a view to reducing the STEM skills gap.
- 2019’s event welcomed over 13,000 school children from 215 schools in the South East
- 121 employers made STEM subjects fun and relevant by hosting shows, demonstrations, workshops and providing hands on activities
- Organised by Sussex STEM, it is the largest regional event in a national programme led by EngineeringUK
- Gatwick Airport returned as our headline sponsor for the third year running
- The event is held at the South of England Showground.
In 2018, 95% of students surveyed enjoyed themselves and 82% said they learnt a lot by taking part.
The event is also host to the Regional Heats and Award Ceremony for the Big Bank UK Young Scientists and Engineers Competition.
SAVE THE DATE: Big Bang South East 2020 1 and 2 July 2020 – school bookings open from January 2020.