Coordinated by STEM Sussex

What’s on

Crawley STEMfest 2019 is on its way. We’re currently working on a programme of events which will include:

The Teachers’ Panel – to help design inspirational activities relevant to today’s education and skills needs.

The Employers’ Panel – an opportunity for local employers to find out about the programme of events and discuss local skills needs.

Crawley STEMfest 2019 Launch – A fun evening event for local students to showcase their prize-winning STEM project work and local employers to showcase their STEM initiatives to teachers.

In-school activities – interactive shows and workshops delivered in schools by leading STEM educators and communicators.

Company site visits – Students are given the opportunity to visit local employers and find out what working in STEM is really like.

STEM in the Park – A fun day of STEM activities for the community.

The Big Bang Fair South East – the culminating event in the programme with over 10,000 students and 250 employers from across the region.

If you’re planning a STEM-related event in the Crawley area during May and June 2019, email and we’ll advertise it for free.


Upcoming events

Buzz Club

Event date: Monitoring from May - September

Buzz Club

The Buzz Club is investigating semi-aquatic hoverflies and their use of home-made artificial rot holes in gardens and outdoor areas, so-called Hoverfly Lagoons. They’re asking schools to set up lagoons […] read more >

STEM in the Park

Event date: Saturday 18th May 2019 11am onwards

STEM in the Park

STEM in the Park showcases careers and apprenticeships in STEM disciplines. read more >

The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition

Event date: Wednesday 26th June 2019

The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition

The Big Bang Competition offers opportunities for young people to showcase their STEM projects. It’s open to all UK residents in full-time education or training. read more >

The Big Bang Fair South East 2019

Event date: 26 & 27 June 2019

The Big Bang Fair South East 2019

Back in June 2019 for another two day extravaganza of shows, workshops and hands-on displays. Watch Marshmallows implode, eagles soar and make milkshakes by cycle power. read more >

The University of Brighton through STEM Sussex will be hosting Crawley STEMfest in partnership with Crawley Borough Council and Crawley College.

STEM Sussex | Crawley Borough Council | Crawley College.