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


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