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UPDATED – Free Preparation Webinar, presented by La Trobe University – 2nd November 2018

UPDATED – Free Preparation Webinar, presented by La Trobe University – 2nd November 2018

This event has now passed – please visit the ‘Recap’ post to find out what was covered.

To help teams prepare for this year’s Energy Breakthrough, La Trobe University will be hosting a free preparation webinar on Friday 2nd November, streamed online via our website and YouTube.

Session Details

Date: Friday 2nd November 2017
Times: 9:15 am – 10:20 am
Location: Energy Breakthrough YouTube Channel (http://www.youtube.com/energybreakthrough)
Cost: Free!

Session Overview:

The workshop will be focused on the three key areas of the Energy Breakthrough: Display & Presentation, Design & Construction and the Trials. Each component supports learning in the areas of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). The session will be most appropriate for upper Primary students through to Year 9, although Year 11 and 12s are also welcome.

Time Session
9:15 am – 9:25 am

Welcome

Nigel Preston, Education Officer, Energy Breakthrough

9:25 am – 10:00 am

Panel Discussion

  • Display & Presentation – Simon O’Mallon, Lecturer, La Trobe University
  • Design & Construction – Matt Twin, Engineer, Bendigo Tech School
  • Trial – Nadeen Payne / or Natalie Hurst, Player, Bendigo Spirit
10:00 am – 10:15 am

Outline of proposed 2019 Energy Breakthrough Rules

Michael McTigue, Lead Scrutineer, Energy Breakthrough

10:15 am – 10:20 am

Close

Workshop Sponsors:

La Trobe University Logo
Energy Breakthrough thanks the La Trobe University for their support of this workshop.

Registrations for this event has now closed.

This event has now passed – please visit the ‘Recap’ post to find out what was covered.

By |2018-11-06T09:18:24+00:00October 30th, 2018|Event Preparation, Generally Newsworthy|2 Comments

About the Author:

Nigel Preston is a self-confessed 'HPV Tragic'. After 'catching the bug' from his older brother, he helped launch the RACV Energy Breakthrough program at Eaglehawk SC with his dad and some mates way back in 1998. Having participated in the RACV EB for four years he finished his VCE in 2001 and volunteering to help with the event management straight away. He's been helping out ever since. Nigel has also been a part of teams that have taken line honours at the RACV EB in 2000 & 2001 (Bendigo Senior SC); the Australian International Pedal Prix 2003, 2004 & 2009 (Bendigo Youth Racing).

2 Comments

  1. Tom October 31, 2018 at 2:52 pm - Reply

    Will the seminar be available to watch later in the day? We a lesson with our students but not until 12:30.

    • Lachlan Hickey October 31, 2018 at 3:08 pm - Reply

      Certainly will!

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