Talks & Presentations

As part of our academic extension activities we offer a wide range of talks by visiting speakers, Stockport Grammar School staff and pupils themselves. Pupils who would like to offer a talk should contact Mr Thorley, Ms Pazos, Mr Ellis or Mr Swann. All pupils are welcome to attend.

The table below shows a selection of the talks and presentations for the 2017-2018 academic year.

More talks and presentations will be added in due course.

Café Sci

Date Topic Presenter
11 September 2017 High-tech engineering Dan Burton
18 September 2017 Climate change Peter Greenhalgh
25th September 2017 Genetics, DNA and Human Disease Ria Weston – Manchester Metropolitan University
2nd October 2017 Careers in Civil Engineering Eraina Smith
9th October 2017 Personalised Medicine Samaneh Maysami – Manchester University
20th November 2017 Biomedical Research James Prichett – Manchester Metropolitan University
27th November 2017 Dementia Richard Unwin – Manchester University
4th December 2017 Emergency Vehicle Communications Neil Runciman – Proftel Ltd
11th December 2017 Railway Civil Engineering Projects Eddie Haddad – Network Rail
22nd January 2018 The Formation of Stars David Eden – Liverpool John Moores University
29th January 2018 Moving Beyond Genomics Dr Ciaren Graham – Manchester Metropolitan University
12th March 2018 Computer Coding for Business Marketing   Claire Worthington – Worthyontheweb

Symposium

Date Topic Presenter
21st September 2017 Films based on the Marvel Comics Jake Thorley and Luke Bennett
28th September 2017 The Big Train Debate James Pickup and Sam Lavender