Past Events
16 total events organised and joined since Love Tech started
8 October 2019

Astronomy Evening

Location: Isle of Man Astronomical Society Observatory, Foxdale.

Full details and map links are available here.

Take a look inside the Isle of Man Observatory and explore the wonders of the night sky. Learn about the amazing science and history of the Island’s astronomical exploration and discover more about the exciting work of the Isle of Man Astronomical Society.

This is fully booked now.

Register for free here.

1 October - 2 October 2019

StemFest

Location: Villa Marina, Douglas

We will be running an interactive zone at this event with the island’s schools. The event is hosted by Isle of Man Engineering and Manufacturing, and Love Tech will be heading up the IT Zone. STEMFest is being run to inspire young people into STEM careers and to showcase the companies operating on the Isle of Man.

More details can be found on their website.

https://www.engineeringiom.com/stemfest/.

19 July 2019 | 10AM - 4PM

Festival of Research

Location: The Nunnery

Research Vannin is dedicated to celebrating all things research, and bringing together the people who are doing it, planning it, or engaged in it. We know there’s amazing research going on in every corner of the island, be it academic, industry, a job requirement, or personal interest. This festival is a chance to bring you all together and promote the importance of being curious.

Register for free.

14 July 2019 | 12PM - 15PM

Love Tech Official Launch

Location: Barclays Eagle Lab

Join the Love Tech volunteers for a free, fun-filled day of science experiments, 3D printing, virtual reality, robot balls, arts and crafts, microbit coding, puzzles and more. Doors are open from 12pm to 3pm.

All ages are welcome.

29 June 2019 | 1PM - 3:15PM

Farming Technology Experience at Ballacricket Dairy Farm

Location: Ballacricket Dairy Farm in Ronague

Children are invited to experience a fun and informative afternoon out at Ballacricket Farm, where they will discover the new and exciting technology used in farming in the Isle of Man. Ballacricket is a working dairy farm in Ronague, which has been run by the Masson family for over three generations. If your child would enjoy a tour of the farm, a chance to meet some of the animals and to learn more about the fascinating technology used on the farm itself, they’ll love this event.

Chaperoned by the Love Tech volunteers and farm staff, your children will have two fun-filled hours to explore the site and experience first-hand, the innovation happening right here in the Island’s farming community.

For girls and boys aged 8 years and up.

For full terms and to register a ticket, click here.

27 April 2019

Love Tech Book Club Meetup

Location: Henry Bloom Noble Library, Douglas

On 27 April 2019 we will be hosting a special event at the library, where three incredible women who work in the STEM on the island will be chatting about their careers, as well as about “Girls Who Rocked the World”, our first Love Tech Book Club book selection. Prizes will be awarded for answering questions about the book at the event and we will also be holding a raffle where 6 Sphero Mini app-enabled robots can be won!

For girls between 9 and 16 years old.

The event starts at 3pm.

Register on Eventbrite using this link.

17 April 2019

Isle of Man Graduate Fair

Location: Woodbourne House, Douglas

We will have a table at this event, hosted by the Isle of Man Government’s Department for Enterprise, and we will be running an interactive panel involving inspiring young local women, all working within STEM.

The event will run from 12pm to 5pm.

3 April 2019

Love Tech Easter Open Day

Location: Engine House, Castletown

Join the Love Tech volunteers for a free, fun-filled and interactive afternoon of science experiments, puzzles, 3D printing, virtual reality, robot balls, arts and crafts, coding, and more. The Love Tech team will be there to talk more about what STEM careers look like for the next generation and we will have some Love Tech mentors at the event to show how it’s done, talking about their careers in STEM on the IOM! Doors are open from 12:30pm to 2:30pm at the Engine House, Castletown.

All ages are welcome.

Register on Eventbrite using this link.

23 March - 27 April 2019

Love Tech Book Club

Location: Henry Bloom Noble Library, Douglas

Our inaugural Love Tech Book Club event, which is to celebrate World Book Day and International Women’s Day, will be run between the 23rd March and the 27th April, culminating with an event at the Henry Bloom Noble Library in Douglas on Saturday, the 27th April from 3pm to 4pm. Girls between the ages of 9 and 16 are encouraged to visit the library between the 23rd March and the 26th April, sign up for a library card and borrow a copy of our selected book “Girls Who Rocked the World” by Michelle Roehn McCann and Amelie Welden from the Love Tech table at the library. The book can also be purchased from Waterstones on Strand Street, where a designated Love Tech table will be set up for the duration of the event.

31 January 2019

Careers Fair

Location: Ballakermeen High School

Calling the Island’s Employers!

Would you like to engage with our young people? Would you like to inspire them to follow in your footsteps? Are you recruiting?

Ballakermeen High School wants to put you in touch with over 1000 young people who are interested in finding out what you do and if they might have a future working with you. We have places for our Careers Exhibition at school on the 31st January 2019 from 1pm to 3:30pm.

If your business, organisation or service would like to be represented then please drop Mark Redmayne a line on [email protected].