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Event Organiser: ICE

Engineers Inspire, Winchester

  • Lecture
  • Winchester
  • 12 April 2018
  • 18:00 - 21:00
Engineers Inspire, Winchester

About this event

Meet with real scientists and engineers such as Libby Jackson from the UK Space Agency

Libby Jackson is the UK Space Agency's Human Spaceflight and Microgravity Programme Manager. Libby has spent most of her career working in the field of human spaceflight. She spent seven years working in Mission Control for the Columbus module, Europe's laboratory on the ISS, including three years as a Flight Director. Libby managed the UK Space Agency's hugely successful education programme that supported Tim Peake's mission to the ISS.

Hear first-hand from a variety of engineers how they transform our daily lives and what exciting things they are involved in that will change our future. This is your opportunity to ask questions about everything from space to engineering on earth.

Get hands-on with science

Join in the family fun with activities and challenges for all ages. Learn how to think like an engineer and put your problem solving and creativity to the test.

Speakers

Libby Jackson

Libby is the UK Space Agency's Human Spaceflight and Microgravity Programme Manager. Since graduating from Imperial College with a BSc in Physics and Cranfield University with an MSc Astronauts and Space Engineering, Libby has spent most of her career working in the field of human spaceflight.

Libby spent seven years working in Mission Control for the Columbus module, Europe's laboratory on the ISS, including three years as a Flight Director. Libby managed the UK Space Agency's hugely successful education programme that supported Tim Peake's mission to the ISS.

Event venue

Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium
Telegraph Way
Winchester
Winchester SO21 1HZ
United Kingdom

For more information please contact:

Anne Qualters

e: Anne.qualters@ice.org.uk
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