Rhwydwaith Busnes Gwynedd / Gwynedd Business Network

31/01/2020 - M-SPARC ON THE ROAD AT CONGL MEINCIAU, BOTWNNOG

The M-Sparc on the road project will be moving into the centre at the end of this week and activities will start next week for a period of 6-8 weeks. The use of the machines are available for you to use and try if you wish to do so.

Introduction to Maker-Space

Tuesday 4th February, 1pm – 4pm

Come and learn about the exciting tech that's here in Botwnnwg

Here's a session to learn more about different machines and software. We have a heat press to make mugs, a T-shirt press, a vinyl cutter, a 3d printer, 3d scanners and a laser cutter. Learn how to use them and think about how the machines could help you prototype, brand or create something new!


Leadership Event For Businesses

Tuesday 4th February, 5.30pm – 7pm

Come and learn more about the ION leadership programme, Bangor University

Also a past-delegate will be attending to speak about their experience on the programme


Science Event For Kids

Wednesday 5th February 4.30pm – 6pm

Come and take part in this hands on fun science workshop

In this workshop, Mr Bleddyn Humphreys, Head of Chemistry at Ysgol Glan y Môr, Pwllheli, will lead the kids through a series of interactive tasks and challenges! TOPIC TBC but previous challenges have included forensic science, building a rocket and building a green turbine.

Suitable for ages 11+


Learn More About The Makerspace

Thursday 13th February 6pm – 8.30pm

How can a business benefit from a maker space?

Jo Hinchcliffe will explore “what is a maker space” and will provide an overview of the types of technologies available and the work they can produce. Along the way Jo will speak about businesses he has seen or been part of that have benefited from or developed out of the many maker spaces he has visited and/or worked in throughout the UK and internationally. We will finish off the evening with some hands on demonstrations using the machines to hopefully leave participants excited to come and learn more!


Owain Talks Business With….

Friday 14th February 10am – 2pm

Business advice delivered by Owain Williams

The opportunity for those that are thinking about starting or have a business to get advice. Owain Williams is the Business Growth Enabler at Natwest and is the Chairman and Director of the Gwynedd Business Network


Branding Event in the Marketspace

Saturday 15th February 10am – 1pm

Branding Event with Wyn Griffith as part of Congl Meinciau open day

Come along to the Congl Meinciau open day and see the Maker Space equipment that's in the building for two months! Wyn Griffith will be delivering a branding session today. Learn how the tools can help you brand your business - from putting your logo on a mug or t-shirt to creating stamps or a new way of packaging with the laser cutter!


Science Event For Kids

Wednesday 19 February 4.30pm – 6pm

Come and take part in this hands on fun science workshop

In this workshop, Mr Bleddyn Humphreys, Head of Chemistry at Ysgol Glan y Môr, Pwllheli, will lead the kids through a series of interactive tasks and challenges! TOPIC TBC but previous challenges have included forensic science, building a rocket and building a green turbine.

Suitable for ages 7+


Clwb M-Sparc Technocamps

Thursday 20th February 4pm – 6pm

Technology club for kids

Technocamps’s mission is to inspire, motivate and engage people with computational thinking and promote Computer Science as underpinning all aspects of modern society.

Since 2003, Technocamps has been providing hands-on computing workshops to inspire, motivate and engage young people. Suitable for ages 10+


Here is your link to register for any of the events:

Rhwydwaith Busnes Gwynedd - cysylltu pobl busnes
Gwynedd Business Network - connecting business people
Intec, Parc Menai, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 4FG
Ebost/Email: [email protected]