SlideShare a Scribd company logo

Exeter Science Centre, by Natalie Whitehead

TechExeter
TechExeter
TechExeterTechExeter

Natalie talks at the TechExeter December 2019 about plans for an Exeter Science Centre

Exeter Science Centre, by Natalie Whitehead

1 of 20
Download to read offline
Proposal for a new STEAMM
cultural hub for Exeter and the
South West
Dr Natalie
Whitehead
Talk Outline|
- My Background
- The Need for a Science Centre in Exeter
- Our Mission, Aims & Vision
- Features of the Science Centre: External & Internal
My Background|
- Building Services Engineer for 3 years
(with part-time BEng)
- Full-time Physics MPhys (4 years),
University of Exeter
- PhD Physics (4 years) - completed last
month!
- Now: Founder - Exeter Science Centre
Exeter Science Centre, by Natalie Whitehead
Need to boost
science capital in
South West
Education
Exeter tourism:
primarily
shopping
& dining
Culture
Exeter Data Mill
Shopping
£56.3m
Dining
£55.5m
Attractions
£23.7m
Transport
£15.8m
Many science & tech
institutions - no
consistent public
engagement
Dissemination
UoE VSimulators
Met Office
The Need for a Science Centre|
a measure of your engagement
/ relationship with science
Widening
Participation in
Higher
Education 2018
Indices of Multiple Deprivation 2015
% into Higher Education:
Filling The Gap|

Recommended

Vitae for supervisors
Vitae for supervisorsVitae for supervisors
Vitae for supervisorsEmma Gillaspy
 
What is Theoretical Physics?
What is Theoretical Physics?What is Theoretical Physics?
What is Theoretical Physics?Rene Kotze
 
UK Space Conference: Space Academy (Anu Ojha)
UK Space Conference: Space Academy (Anu Ojha)UK Space Conference: Space Academy (Anu Ojha)
UK Space Conference: Space Academy (Anu Ojha)A. Rocketeer
 
Supporting a diverse ecology. New university presses and academic-led publish...
Supporting a diverse ecology. New university presses and academic-led publish...Supporting a diverse ecology. New university presses and academic-led publish...
Supporting a diverse ecology. New university presses and academic-led publish...Jisc
 
Science Diplomacy 101
Science Diplomacy 101Science Diplomacy 101
Science Diplomacy 101CRDF Global
 
Funding Innovation in the Nordics - Preben Jorgensen - Danish Council for Str...
Funding Innovation in the Nordics - Preben Jorgensen - Danish Council for Str...Funding Innovation in the Nordics - Preben Jorgensen - Danish Council for Str...
Funding Innovation in the Nordics - Preben Jorgensen - Danish Council for Str...Burton Lee
 
Oslo Green City Forum 2013: Stine Madland Kaasas første presentasjon
Oslo Green City Forum 2013: Stine Madland Kaasas første presentasjonOslo Green City Forum 2013: Stine Madland Kaasas første presentasjon
Oslo Green City Forum 2013: Stine Madland Kaasas første presentasjonUrbanRegionalResearch
 

More Related Content

What's hot

Adrian Ely: Introduction - "Innovation, Sustainability, Development: A New Ma...
Adrian Ely: Introduction - "Innovation, Sustainability, Development: A New Ma...Adrian Ely: Introduction - "Innovation, Sustainability, Development: A New Ma...
Adrian Ely: Introduction - "Innovation, Sustainability, Development: A New Ma...STEPS Centre
 
EOSC Nordic: Project overview
EOSC Nordic: Project overviewEOSC Nordic: Project overview
EOSC Nordic: Project overviewEOSC-hub project
 
Monographs and library-based publishing
Monographs and library-based publishingMonographs and library-based publishing
Monographs and library-based publishingJisc
 
Cathy Campbell - Science Diplomacy
Cathy Campbell - Science DiplomacyCathy Campbell - Science Diplomacy
Cathy Campbell - Science DiplomacyCRDF Global
 
Science diplomacy: a big country perspective - Auckland conference
Science diplomacy: a big country perspective - Auckland conferenceScience diplomacy: a big country perspective - Auckland conference
Science diplomacy: a big country perspective - Auckland conferencebis_foresight
 
[Challenge:Future] The 2 Es that can save EE by: DiA Desire Innovate Achieve
[Challenge:Future] The 2 Es that can save EE by: DiA Desire Innovate Achieve[Challenge:Future] The 2 Es that can save EE by: DiA Desire Innovate Achieve
[Challenge:Future] The 2 Es that can save EE by: DiA Desire Innovate AchieveChallenge:Future
 
Presentation oer heralion_m_ay2019
Presentation oer  heralion_m_ay2019Presentation oer  heralion_m_ay2019
Presentation oer heralion_m_ay2019Ebba Ossiannilsson
 
Disrupting the transactional library model: the challenges and opportunities ...
Disrupting the transactional library model: the challenges and opportunities ...Disrupting the transactional library model: the challenges and opportunities ...
Disrupting the transactional library model: the challenges and opportunities ...Jisc
 
Science Diplomacy from a Journalist's Perspective
Science Diplomacy from a Journalist's PerspectiveScience Diplomacy from a Journalist's Perspective
Science Diplomacy from a Journalist's PerspectiveCRDF Global
 
National Stakeholders Coordination Group Meeting 1- Invitation and agenda v4.0
National Stakeholders Coordination Group Meeting 1- Invitation and agenda v4.0National Stakeholders Coordination Group Meeting 1- Invitation and agenda v4.0
National Stakeholders Coordination Group Meeting 1- Invitation and agenda v4.0Michael Hübner
 
CISC Introduction
CISC IntroductionCISC Introduction
CISC IntroductionSciCompIIT
 
‘Yes – but did they learn anything?’ – new roles in teaching and learning in ...
‘Yes – but did they learn anything?’ – new roles in teaching and learning in ...‘Yes – but did they learn anything?’ – new roles in teaching and learning in ...
‘Yes – but did they learn anything?’ – new roles in teaching and learning in ...Jisc
 
Science communication & public engagement introduction
Science communication & public engagement introductionScience communication & public engagement introduction
Science communication & public engagement introductionKatherine Mathieson
 

What's hot (15)

Adrian Ely: Introduction - "Innovation, Sustainability, Development: A New Ma...
Adrian Ely: Introduction - "Innovation, Sustainability, Development: A New Ma...Adrian Ely: Introduction - "Innovation, Sustainability, Development: A New Ma...
Adrian Ely: Introduction - "Innovation, Sustainability, Development: A New Ma...
 
EOSC Nordic: Project overview
EOSC Nordic: Project overviewEOSC Nordic: Project overview
EOSC Nordic: Project overview
 
Monographs and library-based publishing
Monographs and library-based publishingMonographs and library-based publishing
Monographs and library-based publishing
 
Cathy Campbell - Science Diplomacy
Cathy Campbell - Science DiplomacyCathy Campbell - Science Diplomacy
Cathy Campbell - Science Diplomacy
 
Science diplomacy: a big country perspective - Auckland conference
Science diplomacy: a big country perspective - Auckland conferenceScience diplomacy: a big country perspective - Auckland conference
Science diplomacy: a big country perspective - Auckland conference
 
[Challenge:Future] The 2 Es that can save EE by: DiA Desire Innovate Achieve
[Challenge:Future] The 2 Es that can save EE by: DiA Desire Innovate Achieve[Challenge:Future] The 2 Es that can save EE by: DiA Desire Innovate Achieve
[Challenge:Future] The 2 Es that can save EE by: DiA Desire Innovate Achieve
 
Presentation oer heralion_m_ay2019
Presentation oer  heralion_m_ay2019Presentation oer  heralion_m_ay2019
Presentation oer heralion_m_ay2019
 
The achievements of European Universities since 1957
The achievements of European Universities since 1957The achievements of European Universities since 1957
The achievements of European Universities since 1957
 
Disrupting the transactional library model: the challenges and opportunities ...
Disrupting the transactional library model: the challenges and opportunities ...Disrupting the transactional library model: the challenges and opportunities ...
Disrupting the transactional library model: the challenges and opportunities ...
 
Science Diplomacy from a Journalist's Perspective
Science Diplomacy from a Journalist's PerspectiveScience Diplomacy from a Journalist's Perspective
Science Diplomacy from a Journalist's Perspective
 
National Stakeholders Coordination Group Meeting 1- Invitation and agenda v4.0
National Stakeholders Coordination Group Meeting 1- Invitation and agenda v4.0National Stakeholders Coordination Group Meeting 1- Invitation and agenda v4.0
National Stakeholders Coordination Group Meeting 1- Invitation and agenda v4.0
 
CISC Introduction
CISC IntroductionCISC Introduction
CISC Introduction
 
CISC Introduction
CISC IntroductionCISC Introduction
CISC Introduction
 
‘Yes – but did they learn anything?’ – new roles in teaching and learning in ...
‘Yes – but did they learn anything?’ – new roles in teaching and learning in ...‘Yes – but did they learn anything?’ – new roles in teaching and learning in ...
‘Yes – but did they learn anything?’ – new roles in teaching and learning in ...
 
Science communication & public engagement introduction
Science communication & public engagement introductionScience communication & public engagement introduction
Science communication & public engagement introduction
 

Similar to Exeter Science Centre, by Natalie Whitehead

Introduction to data support services and resources for public policy
Introduction to data support services and resources for public policyIntroduction to data support services and resources for public policy
Introduction to data support services and resources for public policyHistoric Environment Scotland
 
Innovation through people – Enterprise Europe Network Event - Jennifer Breena...
Innovation through people – Enterprise Europe Network Event - Jennifer Breena...Innovation through people – Enterprise Europe Network Event - Jennifer Breena...
Innovation through people – Enterprise Europe Network Event - Jennifer Breena...Invest Northern Ireland
 
NordForsk Open Access Reykjavik 14-15/8-2014:Status and-plans-finland-ministry
NordForsk Open Access Reykjavik 14-15/8-2014:Status and-plans-finland-ministryNordForsk Open Access Reykjavik 14-15/8-2014:Status and-plans-finland-ministry
NordForsk Open Access Reykjavik 14-15/8-2014:Status and-plans-finland-ministryNordForsk
 
Kent Enterprise Hub, University of Kent
Kent Enterprise Hub, University of KentKent Enterprise Hub, University of Kent
Kent Enterprise Hub, University of Kentleversole
 
Ensuring Continuing Access to Online Scholarly Resources - China
Ensuring Continuing Access to Online Scholarly Resources - ChinaEnsuring Continuing Access to Online Scholarly Resources - China
Ensuring Continuing Access to Online Scholarly Resources - ChinaEDINA, University of Edinburgh
 
Newcastle University today: reinvigorating the concept of a civic university
Newcastle University today: reinvigorating the concept of a civic universityNewcastle University today: reinvigorating the concept of a civic university
Newcastle University today: reinvigorating the concept of a civic universityNewcastle University Alumni Association
 
Trent_SIF_Proposal_FINAL_9May2016
Trent_SIF_Proposal_FINAL_9May2016Trent_SIF_Proposal_FINAL_9May2016
Trent_SIF_Proposal_FINAL_9May2016Maya Chaddah
 
Dr. Jennifer Brennan, "Marie's curie actions - opportunities for individuals"...
Dr. Jennifer Brennan, "Marie's curie actions - opportunities for individuals"...Dr. Jennifer Brennan, "Marie's curie actions - opportunities for individuals"...
Dr. Jennifer Brennan, "Marie's curie actions - opportunities for individuals"...Digital Arts and Humanities
 
Research and Innovation at the University of Patras: The case of Innovation a...
Research and Innovation at the University of Patras: The case of Innovation a...Research and Innovation at the University of Patras: The case of Innovation a...
Research and Innovation at the University of Patras: The case of Innovation a...Nikolaos Avouris
 
Open Science at the University of Edinburgh
Open Science at the University of EdinburghOpen Science at the University of Edinburgh
Open Science at the University of EdinburghUniversity of Edinburgh
 
Jarkko Siren, European Commission #RLUK14
Jarkko Siren, European Commission #RLUK14Jarkko Siren, European Commission #RLUK14
Jarkko Siren, European Commission #RLUK14ResearchLibrariesUK
 
Head of Research Minttu Jaakkola: Hakuinfo 2017
Head of Research Minttu Jaakkola: Hakuinfo 2017Head of Research Minttu Jaakkola: Hakuinfo 2017
Head of Research Minttu Jaakkola: Hakuinfo 2017Kaskas Media
 
Grants and Funding
Grants and FundingGrants and Funding
Grants and FundingNoori Barak
 

Similar to Exeter Science Centre, by Natalie Whitehead (20)

ESRC International strategy
ESRC International strategyESRC International strategy
ESRC International strategy
 
The University's transformational role
The University's transformational roleThe University's transformational role
The University's transformational role
 
Introduction to data support services and resources for public policy
Introduction to data support services and resources for public policyIntroduction to data support services and resources for public policy
Introduction to data support services and resources for public policy
 
Innovation through people – Enterprise Europe Network Event - Jennifer Breena...
Innovation through people – Enterprise Europe Network Event - Jennifer Breena...Innovation through people – Enterprise Europe Network Event - Jennifer Breena...
Innovation through people – Enterprise Europe Network Event - Jennifer Breena...
 
Overview of ESRC
Overview of ESRCOverview of ESRC
Overview of ESRC
 
Prof Skyes
Prof SkyesProf Skyes
Prof Skyes
 
NordForsk Open Access Reykjavik 14-15/8-2014:Status and-plans-finland-ministry
NordForsk Open Access Reykjavik 14-15/8-2014:Status and-plans-finland-ministryNordForsk Open Access Reykjavik 14-15/8-2014:Status and-plans-finland-ministry
NordForsk Open Access Reykjavik 14-15/8-2014:Status and-plans-finland-ministry
 
Kent Enterprise Hub, University of Kent
Kent Enterprise Hub, University of KentKent Enterprise Hub, University of Kent
Kent Enterprise Hub, University of Kent
 
Ensuring Continuing Access to Online Scholarly Resources - China
Ensuring Continuing Access to Online Scholarly Resources - ChinaEnsuring Continuing Access to Online Scholarly Resources - China
Ensuring Continuing Access to Online Scholarly Resources - China
 
Newcastle University today: reinvigorating the concept of a civic university
Newcastle University today: reinvigorating the concept of a civic universityNewcastle University today: reinvigorating the concept of a civic university
Newcastle University today: reinvigorating the concept of a civic university
 
Trent_SIF_Proposal_FINAL_9May2016
Trent_SIF_Proposal_FINAL_9May2016Trent_SIF_Proposal_FINAL_9May2016
Trent_SIF_Proposal_FINAL_9May2016
 
Ian Scott: Impact Camp presentation
Ian Scott: Impact Camp presentation Ian Scott: Impact Camp presentation
Ian Scott: Impact Camp presentation
 
Dr. Jennifer Brennan, "Marie's curie actions - opportunities for individuals"...
Dr. Jennifer Brennan, "Marie's curie actions - opportunities for individuals"...Dr. Jennifer Brennan, "Marie's curie actions - opportunities for individuals"...
Dr. Jennifer Brennan, "Marie's curie actions - opportunities for individuals"...
 
2011 ATE Conference Concurrent Session 1
2011 ATE Conference Concurrent Session 12011 ATE Conference Concurrent Session 1
2011 ATE Conference Concurrent Session 1
 
UKSG 2023 - Libraries as hubs for innovation and co-creation
UKSG 2023 - Libraries as hubs for innovation and co-creationUKSG 2023 - Libraries as hubs for innovation and co-creation
UKSG 2023 - Libraries as hubs for innovation and co-creation
 
Research and Innovation at the University of Patras: The case of Innovation a...
Research and Innovation at the University of Patras: The case of Innovation a...Research and Innovation at the University of Patras: The case of Innovation a...
Research and Innovation at the University of Patras: The case of Innovation a...
 
Open Science at the University of Edinburgh
Open Science at the University of EdinburghOpen Science at the University of Edinburgh
Open Science at the University of Edinburgh
 
Jarkko Siren, European Commission #RLUK14
Jarkko Siren, European Commission #RLUK14Jarkko Siren, European Commission #RLUK14
Jarkko Siren, European Commission #RLUK14
 
Head of Research Minttu Jaakkola: Hakuinfo 2017
Head of Research Minttu Jaakkola: Hakuinfo 2017Head of Research Minttu Jaakkola: Hakuinfo 2017
Head of Research Minttu Jaakkola: Hakuinfo 2017
 
Grants and Funding
Grants and FundingGrants and Funding
Grants and Funding
 

More from TechExeter

South West InternetOfThings Network by Wo King
South West InternetOfThings Network by Wo KingSouth West InternetOfThings Network by Wo King
South West InternetOfThings Network by Wo KingTechExeter
 
Generative Adversarial Networks by Tariq Rashid
Generative Adversarial Networks by Tariq RashidGenerative Adversarial Networks by Tariq Rashid
Generative Adversarial Networks by Tariq RashidTechExeter
 
Conf 2019 - Workshop: Liam Glanfield - know your threat actor
Conf 2019 - Workshop: Liam Glanfield - know your threat actorConf 2019 - Workshop: Liam Glanfield - know your threat actor
Conf 2019 - Workshop: Liam Glanfield - know your threat actorTechExeter
 
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Unicorns aren't real
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Unicorns aren't realConf 2018 Track 1 - Unicorns aren't real
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Unicorns aren't realTechExeter
 
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Aerospace Innovation
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Aerospace InnovationConf 2018 Track 1 - Aerospace Innovation
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Aerospace InnovationTechExeter
 
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Try Elm
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Try ElmConf 2018 Track 2 - Try Elm
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Try ElmTechExeter
 
Conf 2018 Track 3 - Creating marine geospatial services
Conf 2018 Track 3 - Creating marine geospatial servicesConf 2018 Track 3 - Creating marine geospatial services
Conf 2018 Track 3 - Creating marine geospatial servicesTechExeter
 
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Machine Learning with TensorFlow
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Machine Learning with TensorFlowConf 2018 Track 2 - Machine Learning with TensorFlow
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Machine Learning with TensorFlowTechExeter
 
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Custom Web Elements with Stencil
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Custom Web Elements with StencilConf 2018 Track 2 - Custom Web Elements with Stencil
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Custom Web Elements with StencilTechExeter
 
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Tessl / revolutionising the house moving process
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Tessl / revolutionising the house moving processConf 2018 Track 1 - Tessl / revolutionising the house moving process
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Tessl / revolutionising the house moving processTechExeter
 
Conf 2018 Keynote - Andy Stanford-Clark, CTO IBM UK
Conf 2018 Keynote - Andy Stanford-Clark, CTO IBM UKConf 2018 Keynote - Andy Stanford-Clark, CTO IBM UK
Conf 2018 Keynote - Andy Stanford-Clark, CTO IBM UKTechExeter
 
Conf 2018 Track 3 - Microservices - What I've learned after a year building s...
Conf 2018 Track 3 - Microservices - What I've learned after a year building s...Conf 2018 Track 3 - Microservices - What I've learned after a year building s...
Conf 2018 Track 3 - Microservices - What I've learned after a year building s...TechExeter
 
Gps behaving badly - Guy Busenel
Gps behaving badly - Guy BusenelGps behaving badly - Guy Busenel
Gps behaving badly - Guy BusenelTechExeter
 
Why Isn't My Query Using an Index?: An Introduction to SQL Performance
Why Isn't My Query Using an Index?: An Introduction to SQL Performance Why Isn't My Query Using an Index?: An Introduction to SQL Performance
Why Isn't My Query Using an Index?: An Introduction to SQL Performance TechExeter
 
Turning Developers into Testers
Turning Developers into TestersTurning Developers into Testers
Turning Developers into TestersTechExeter
 
Remote working
Remote workingRemote working
Remote workingTechExeter
 
Developing an Agile Mindset
Developing an Agile Mindset Developing an Agile Mindset
Developing an Agile Mindset TechExeter
 
Think like a gardener
Think like a gardenerThink like a gardener
Think like a gardenerTechExeter
 
The trials and tribulations of providing engineering infrastructure
 The trials and tribulations of providing engineering infrastructure  The trials and tribulations of providing engineering infrastructure
The trials and tribulations of providing engineering infrastructure TechExeter
 
Scaling clusters to thousands of servers in the cloud
Scaling clusters to thousands of servers in the cloudScaling clusters to thousands of servers in the cloud
Scaling clusters to thousands of servers in the cloudTechExeter
 

More from TechExeter (20)

South West InternetOfThings Network by Wo King
South West InternetOfThings Network by Wo KingSouth West InternetOfThings Network by Wo King
South West InternetOfThings Network by Wo King
 
Generative Adversarial Networks by Tariq Rashid
Generative Adversarial Networks by Tariq RashidGenerative Adversarial Networks by Tariq Rashid
Generative Adversarial Networks by Tariq Rashid
 
Conf 2019 - Workshop: Liam Glanfield - know your threat actor
Conf 2019 - Workshop: Liam Glanfield - know your threat actorConf 2019 - Workshop: Liam Glanfield - know your threat actor
Conf 2019 - Workshop: Liam Glanfield - know your threat actor
 
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Unicorns aren't real
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Unicorns aren't realConf 2018 Track 1 - Unicorns aren't real
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Unicorns aren't real
 
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Aerospace Innovation
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Aerospace InnovationConf 2018 Track 1 - Aerospace Innovation
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Aerospace Innovation
 
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Try Elm
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Try ElmConf 2018 Track 2 - Try Elm
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Try Elm
 
Conf 2018 Track 3 - Creating marine geospatial services
Conf 2018 Track 3 - Creating marine geospatial servicesConf 2018 Track 3 - Creating marine geospatial services
Conf 2018 Track 3 - Creating marine geospatial services
 
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Machine Learning with TensorFlow
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Machine Learning with TensorFlowConf 2018 Track 2 - Machine Learning with TensorFlow
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Machine Learning with TensorFlow
 
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Custom Web Elements with Stencil
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Custom Web Elements with StencilConf 2018 Track 2 - Custom Web Elements with Stencil
Conf 2018 Track 2 - Custom Web Elements with Stencil
 
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Tessl / revolutionising the house moving process
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Tessl / revolutionising the house moving processConf 2018 Track 1 - Tessl / revolutionising the house moving process
Conf 2018 Track 1 - Tessl / revolutionising the house moving process
 
Conf 2018 Keynote - Andy Stanford-Clark, CTO IBM UK
Conf 2018 Keynote - Andy Stanford-Clark, CTO IBM UKConf 2018 Keynote - Andy Stanford-Clark, CTO IBM UK
Conf 2018 Keynote - Andy Stanford-Clark, CTO IBM UK
 
Conf 2018 Track 3 - Microservices - What I've learned after a year building s...
Conf 2018 Track 3 - Microservices - What I've learned after a year building s...Conf 2018 Track 3 - Microservices - What I've learned after a year building s...
Conf 2018 Track 3 - Microservices - What I've learned after a year building s...
 
Gps behaving badly - Guy Busenel
Gps behaving badly - Guy BusenelGps behaving badly - Guy Busenel
Gps behaving badly - Guy Busenel
 
Why Isn't My Query Using an Index?: An Introduction to SQL Performance
Why Isn't My Query Using an Index?: An Introduction to SQL Performance Why Isn't My Query Using an Index?: An Introduction to SQL Performance
Why Isn't My Query Using an Index?: An Introduction to SQL Performance
 
Turning Developers into Testers
Turning Developers into TestersTurning Developers into Testers
Turning Developers into Testers
 
Remote working
Remote workingRemote working
Remote working
 
Developing an Agile Mindset
Developing an Agile Mindset Developing an Agile Mindset
Developing an Agile Mindset
 
Think like a gardener
Think like a gardenerThink like a gardener
Think like a gardener
 
The trials and tribulations of providing engineering infrastructure
 The trials and tribulations of providing engineering infrastructure  The trials and tribulations of providing engineering infrastructure
The trials and tribulations of providing engineering infrastructure
 
Scaling clusters to thousands of servers in the cloud
Scaling clusters to thousands of servers in the cloudScaling clusters to thousands of servers in the cloud
Scaling clusters to thousands of servers in the cloud
 

Recently uploaded

Manual sensor Zigbee 3.0 MOES ZSS-X-PIRL-C
Manual  sensor Zigbee 3.0 MOES ZSS-X-PIRL-CManual  sensor Zigbee 3.0 MOES ZSS-X-PIRL-C
Manual sensor Zigbee 3.0 MOES ZSS-X-PIRL-CDomotica daVinci
 
DNA LIGASE BIOTECHNOLOGY BIOLOGY STUDY OF LIFE
DNA LIGASE BIOTECHNOLOGY BIOLOGY STUDY OF LIFEDNA LIGASE BIOTECHNOLOGY BIOLOGY STUDY OF LIFE
DNA LIGASE BIOTECHNOLOGY BIOLOGY STUDY OF LIFEandreiandasan
 
2024 February Patch Tuesday
2024 February Patch Tuesday2024 February Patch Tuesday
2024 February Patch TuesdayIvanti
 
"The Transformative Power of AI and Open Challenges" by Dr. Manish Gupta, Google
"The Transformative Power of AI and Open Challenges" by Dr. Manish Gupta, Google"The Transformative Power of AI and Open Challenges" by Dr. Manish Gupta, Google
"The Transformative Power of AI and Open Challenges" by Dr. Manish Gupta, GoogleISPMAIndia
 
Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: Intel Enabling Compute Express Link (CXL)
Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: Intel Enabling Compute Express Link (CXL)Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: Intel Enabling Compute Express Link (CXL)
Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: Intel Enabling Compute Express Link (CXL)Memory Fabric Forum
 
AWS reInvent 2023 recaps from Chicago AWS user group
AWS reInvent 2023 recaps from Chicago AWS user groupAWS reInvent 2023 recaps from Chicago AWS user group
AWS reInvent 2023 recaps from Chicago AWS user groupAWS Chicago
 
Heltun_HE-RS01_User_Manual_B9AH.pdf
Heltun_HE-RS01_User_Manual_B9AH.pdfHeltun_HE-RS01_User_Manual_B9AH.pdf
Heltun_HE-RS01_User_Manual_B9AH.pdfMarielaL5
 
Enhancing SaaS Performance: A Hands-on Workshop for Partners
Enhancing SaaS Performance: A Hands-on Workshop for PartnersEnhancing SaaS Performance: A Hands-on Workshop for Partners
Enhancing SaaS Performance: A Hands-on Workshop for PartnersThousandEyes
 
Microsoft Azure News - Feb 2024
Microsoft Azure News - Feb 2024Microsoft Azure News - Feb 2024
Microsoft Azure News - Feb 2024Daniel Toomey
 
Artificial-Intelligence-in-Marketing-Data.pdf
Artificial-Intelligence-in-Marketing-Data.pdfArtificial-Intelligence-in-Marketing-Data.pdf
Artificial-Intelligence-in-Marketing-Data.pdfIsidro Navarro
 
Building Products That Think- Bhaskaran Srinivasan & Ashish Gupta
Building Products That Think- Bhaskaran Srinivasan & Ashish GuptaBuilding Products That Think- Bhaskaran Srinivasan & Ashish Gupta
Building Products That Think- Bhaskaran Srinivasan & Ashish GuptaISPMAIndia
 
Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: SMART CXL Product Lineup
Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: SMART CXL Product LineupQ1 Memory Fabric Forum: SMART CXL Product Lineup
Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: SMART CXL Product LineupMemory Fabric Forum
 
21ST CENTURY LITERACY FROM TRADITIONAL TO MODERN
21ST CENTURY LITERACY FROM TRADITIONAL TO MODERN21ST CENTURY LITERACY FROM TRADITIONAL TO MODERN
21ST CENTURY LITERACY FROM TRADITIONAL TO MODERNRonnelBaroc
 
Early Tech Adoption: Foolish or Pragmatic? - 17th ISACA South Florida WOW Con...
Early Tech Adoption: Foolish or Pragmatic? - 17th ISACA South Florida WOW Con...Early Tech Adoption: Foolish or Pragmatic? - 17th ISACA South Florida WOW Con...
Early Tech Adoption: Foolish or Pragmatic? - 17th ISACA South Florida WOW Con...Adrian Sanabria
 
Bit N Build Poland
Bit N Build PolandBit N Build Poland
Bit N Build PolandGDSC PJATK
 
The Future of Product, by Founder & CEO, Product School
The Future of Product, by Founder & CEO, Product SchoolThe Future of Product, by Founder & CEO, Product School
The Future of Product, by Founder & CEO, Product SchoolProduct School
 
Power of 2024 - WITforce Odyssey.pptx.pdf
Power of 2024 - WITforce Odyssey.pptx.pdfPower of 2024 - WITforce Odyssey.pptx.pdf
Power of 2024 - WITforce Odyssey.pptx.pdfkatalinjordans1
 
OTel Orientation_ How to Train Teams (OTel in Practice).pdf
OTel Orientation_ How to Train Teams (OTel in Practice).pdfOTel Orientation_ How to Train Teams (OTel in Practice).pdf
OTel Orientation_ How to Train Teams (OTel in Practice).pdfPaige Cruz
 
Dynamical systems simulation in Python for science and engineering
Dynamical systems simulation in Python for science and engineeringDynamical systems simulation in Python for science and engineering
Dynamical systems simulation in Python for science and engineeringMassimo Talia
 
My sample product research idea for you!
My sample product research idea for you!My sample product research idea for you!
My sample product research idea for you!KivenRaySarsaba
 

Recently uploaded (20)

Manual sensor Zigbee 3.0 MOES ZSS-X-PIRL-C
Manual  sensor Zigbee 3.0 MOES ZSS-X-PIRL-CManual  sensor Zigbee 3.0 MOES ZSS-X-PIRL-C
Manual sensor Zigbee 3.0 MOES ZSS-X-PIRL-C
 
DNA LIGASE BIOTECHNOLOGY BIOLOGY STUDY OF LIFE
DNA LIGASE BIOTECHNOLOGY BIOLOGY STUDY OF LIFEDNA LIGASE BIOTECHNOLOGY BIOLOGY STUDY OF LIFE
DNA LIGASE BIOTECHNOLOGY BIOLOGY STUDY OF LIFE
 
2024 February Patch Tuesday
2024 February Patch Tuesday2024 February Patch Tuesday
2024 February Patch Tuesday
 
"The Transformative Power of AI and Open Challenges" by Dr. Manish Gupta, Google
"The Transformative Power of AI and Open Challenges" by Dr. Manish Gupta, Google"The Transformative Power of AI and Open Challenges" by Dr. Manish Gupta, Google
"The Transformative Power of AI and Open Challenges" by Dr. Manish Gupta, Google
 
Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: Intel Enabling Compute Express Link (CXL)
Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: Intel Enabling Compute Express Link (CXL)Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: Intel Enabling Compute Express Link (CXL)
Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: Intel Enabling Compute Express Link (CXL)
 
AWS reInvent 2023 recaps from Chicago AWS user group
AWS reInvent 2023 recaps from Chicago AWS user groupAWS reInvent 2023 recaps from Chicago AWS user group
AWS reInvent 2023 recaps from Chicago AWS user group
 
Heltun_HE-RS01_User_Manual_B9AH.pdf
Heltun_HE-RS01_User_Manual_B9AH.pdfHeltun_HE-RS01_User_Manual_B9AH.pdf
Heltun_HE-RS01_User_Manual_B9AH.pdf
 
Enhancing SaaS Performance: A Hands-on Workshop for Partners
Enhancing SaaS Performance: A Hands-on Workshop for PartnersEnhancing SaaS Performance: A Hands-on Workshop for Partners
Enhancing SaaS Performance: A Hands-on Workshop for Partners
 
Microsoft Azure News - Feb 2024
Microsoft Azure News - Feb 2024Microsoft Azure News - Feb 2024
Microsoft Azure News - Feb 2024
 
Artificial-Intelligence-in-Marketing-Data.pdf
Artificial-Intelligence-in-Marketing-Data.pdfArtificial-Intelligence-in-Marketing-Data.pdf
Artificial-Intelligence-in-Marketing-Data.pdf
 
Building Products That Think- Bhaskaran Srinivasan & Ashish Gupta
Building Products That Think- Bhaskaran Srinivasan & Ashish GuptaBuilding Products That Think- Bhaskaran Srinivasan & Ashish Gupta
Building Products That Think- Bhaskaran Srinivasan & Ashish Gupta
 
Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: SMART CXL Product Lineup
Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: SMART CXL Product LineupQ1 Memory Fabric Forum: SMART CXL Product Lineup
Q1 Memory Fabric Forum: SMART CXL Product Lineup
 
21ST CENTURY LITERACY FROM TRADITIONAL TO MODERN
21ST CENTURY LITERACY FROM TRADITIONAL TO MODERN21ST CENTURY LITERACY FROM TRADITIONAL TO MODERN
21ST CENTURY LITERACY FROM TRADITIONAL TO MODERN
 
Early Tech Adoption: Foolish or Pragmatic? - 17th ISACA South Florida WOW Con...
Early Tech Adoption: Foolish or Pragmatic? - 17th ISACA South Florida WOW Con...Early Tech Adoption: Foolish or Pragmatic? - 17th ISACA South Florida WOW Con...
Early Tech Adoption: Foolish or Pragmatic? - 17th ISACA South Florida WOW Con...
 
Bit N Build Poland
Bit N Build PolandBit N Build Poland
Bit N Build Poland
 
The Future of Product, by Founder & CEO, Product School
The Future of Product, by Founder & CEO, Product SchoolThe Future of Product, by Founder & CEO, Product School
The Future of Product, by Founder & CEO, Product School
 
Power of 2024 - WITforce Odyssey.pptx.pdf
Power of 2024 - WITforce Odyssey.pptx.pdfPower of 2024 - WITforce Odyssey.pptx.pdf
Power of 2024 - WITforce Odyssey.pptx.pdf
 
OTel Orientation_ How to Train Teams (OTel in Practice).pdf
OTel Orientation_ How to Train Teams (OTel in Practice).pdfOTel Orientation_ How to Train Teams (OTel in Practice).pdf
OTel Orientation_ How to Train Teams (OTel in Practice).pdf
 
Dynamical systems simulation in Python for science and engineering
Dynamical systems simulation in Python for science and engineeringDynamical systems simulation in Python for science and engineering
Dynamical systems simulation in Python for science and engineering
 
My sample product research idea for you!
My sample product research idea for you!My sample product research idea for you!
My sample product research idea for you!
 

Exeter Science Centre, by Natalie Whitehead

  • 1. Proposal for a new STEAMM cultural hub for Exeter and the South West Dr Natalie Whitehead
  • 2. Talk Outline| - My Background - The Need for a Science Centre in Exeter - Our Mission, Aims & Vision - Features of the Science Centre: External & Internal
  • 3. My Background| - Building Services Engineer for 3 years (with part-time BEng) - Full-time Physics MPhys (4 years), University of Exeter - PhD Physics (4 years) - completed last month! - Now: Founder - Exeter Science Centre
  • 5. Need to boost science capital in South West Education Exeter tourism: primarily shopping & dining Culture Exeter Data Mill Shopping £56.3m Dining £55.5m Attractions £23.7m Transport £15.8m Many science & tech institutions - no consistent public engagement Dissemination UoE VSimulators Met Office The Need for a Science Centre| a measure of your engagement / relationship with science Widening Participation in Higher Education 2018 Indices of Multiple Deprivation 2015 % into Higher Education:
  • 7. Mission | Encourage more young people to consider careers in science by making it more accessible and relevant to them. Raise the science capital of people of all ages and backgrounds in the South West. Motivate and empower the public to care about the world around them. Science Museum, London Winchester Science Centre
  • 8. Aims| Create hands-on exhibitions with a focus on key global issues and how current research is tackling them. Create an exemplary, not-for-profit, purpose-built STEAMM science discovery centre. Actively collaborate with local groups to showcase cutting-edge STEM research & technology to the public. Exploratorium, San Francisco Exploratorium, San Francisco Glasgow Science Centre Built with a focus on sustainability, low carbon footprint and latest renewable energy engineering solutions.
  • 9. Cultural Hub Soapbox Science Exeter We the Curious Bristol STEAMM ExhibitsJudges’ ChoiceAward Supported by: Flux Ian McDonald Northeastern University We the Curious Bristol Magnetism as Art - MMM / Intermag Partnered with SW STEM organisations We the Curious Bristol Boosting Exeter’s Tourism British Science Festival Vision|
  • 12. Thank you for listening! Inspiring building “exhibit” Filled with hands-on STEAMM exhibits Research & industry tackling global challenges Inspired by the Exploratorium (San Francisco) Educate & motivate the public Regular public lectures, workshops, festivals
  • 14. Current Status| - Preliminary business plan written - Trustees & advisors committed: - Prof. Justin Dillon, UoE education - Dr Alexandra Jellicoe, environmental scientist - Dr Sarah Usher, award-winning former physics teacher - Thor Mitchell, Tech expert - Smith & Jones (brand developers) - Discussions with stakeholders: - Exeter City Council - Met Office - ExIST Network - Exeter University
  • 15. Development Plan| - Thorough investigation of costs. - Working with stakeholders to get support & investigate funding. - Commence public consultation. Phase 1 Dec 2019-Feb 2020 - Finalise quote for feasibility study. - Finalise funding to enable this. - Continue public consultation. Phase 2 Mar 2019-April 2020 - Finalise business case following feasibility study. - Formally apply for funding for Capital costs to build the Centre. Phase 4 Oct 2020 onwards Phase 5 - RIBA process of building the Centre. Phase 3 May 2020-Oct 2020 - Commission feasibility study - Continue more advanced public consultation.
  • 16. Case Study| Dundee Science Centre - Opened in 2000 - Cost: £5m - Location: city centre, next to railway station. - Size: ~1000 m2 (Medium) - 79,500 visitors in 2018 (av. 220/day) - Main sources of income: grants/donations (£2.26m in 2018), commercial (£0.31m) admissions (£0.26m)
  • 17. Case Study| Winchester Science Centre - Opened in 2002 - Cost: £11m (inc UK’s largest- capacity standalone planetarium) - Location: 9 miles from city - Size: ~2000 m2 (Large) - 190,000 visitors in 2018 (av. 530/day) - Main source of income: admission fees (£1.2m), commercial (£0.84m), education (£0.4m) .
  • 18. Exeter Tourism: Key Facts RAMM 2017-8 Annual Review Exeter Data Mill
  • 19. Exeter Tourism: Key Facts The RAMM Museum RAMM 2017-8 Annual Review Exeter Cathedral >100,000 visitors/yearCrealy >500,000 visitors/year
  • 20. UK Science Centres: Key Facts 2005-2006 data 2005-2006 data 2005-2006 data All Income Commercial Income Visitors of Different Attractions Source: Ecsite-UK document: Inspiration, Engagement and Learning The Value of Science & Discovery Centres in the UK Working towards a Benchmarking Framework