Can you deliver a civil engineering pitch in 200 seconds?

Pitch 200, part of NI Science Festival 2019, draws on civil engineers' creativity to demonstrate a particular aspect of their work to a public audience - in just 200 seconds. 

Pitch 200 NI will take place during the NI Science Festival.
Pitch 200 NI will take place during the NI Science Festival.
Are you a civil engineer with a passion for what you do? Have you worked on an exciting project that you're bursting to tell someone about?

If so, be sure to apply for the Northern Ireland heat of Pitch 200, ICE’s exciting competition to find the person who can best demonstrate a civil engineering related concept or project in 200 seconds.

Applications for contestants are now open, with the competition taking place during NI Science Festival on 20 February.

Pitch 200 is an exciting opportunity to showcase to the general public just how amazing the world of civil engineering is.

Applicants are encouraged to make their entries as engaging and dynamic as possible and the use of props is highly encouraged.

How to apply

To apply, please fill in an application form and send a short, one-minute video summary of your concept or project by 14 January 2019.

For more information about Pitch 200, please contact the ICE Northern Ireland team at [email protected].

Entries will then be shortlisted and those that go through will be asked to give their full 200-second presentation at the regional final, with the winner being decided by a panel of expert

The winner of each regional final will then compete to be crowned the UK champion at ICE headquarters in London in Autumn 2019.

The champion will be offered high-profile opportunities to work with ICE to promote civil engineering.

For some inspiration, see last year’s entrants in Pitch 200 explaining their chosen topics in 200 seconds.

We look forward to receiving your applications. Good luck!