Tech-G STEAM e-Camp for Girls
A power-packed camp designed by girls for girls to help engage students across STE(A)M subjects and encourage towards STEAM education and career!
Tech-G e-Camp is one of the first initiatives in the UAE that promotes STEM education career for female students. The camp has been conceptualized by Dr Zeenath Khan, Assistant Professor at Faculty of Engineering & Information Sciences (UOWD) to provide exposure to the STE(A)M curricula, method of teaching and careers for female students in the UAE.
The workshops are designed by STEM experts, conducted by STEM students and Alumni of UOWD or by leading STEM industry female role models. The camp is also supported by the Wo-Gi Foundation, an online initiative that supports women and girls empowerment.
This program runs daily from Sunday to Thursday starting at 9.00am and ending 1.00pm, and includes morning classes, workshops, a competition and career advice at the end of the camp.
Camp classes and workshops
Each morning for three-four hours on a daily basis, Sunday to Wednesday, our instructors will be engaging with the campers to work on a particular area of STEAM, introducing them to a new skill and helping them to understand the potentials of the particular areas. The workshops are structured to assist the campers discover specific areas of STEAM education, expand their interests, general knowledge and potential careers in the future. Campers may opt to attend all four days or any combination of days.
All instructors of the workshops specialize in their respective areas in STEAM and are either peer-tutors, graduates of University of Wollongong in Dubai Computer Science and Engineering degrees, faculty members and/or experts from the industry.
|7 July 2021||Last day to Registration and Payment|
|Sunday, 11 July 2021||Science (Environment/Earth/Wildlife)|
|Monday, 12 July 2021||Technology (Application Development)|
|Tuesday, 13 July 2021||Engineering (Robotics/Electrical/Sound)|
|Wednesday, 14 July 2021||Arts and Math (Game Design and Development)|
|Thursday, 15 July 2021||Mini-STEAM Competition, Career Advice and Certificate Awarding Ceremony|
*Schedule subject to change without prior notice
STEAM Competition and Closing Day
On the fifth day of the camp, the campers will be able to engage in a fun-filled two-hour competition. After the competition, they will be able to attend a career advice session by the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences. At the closing, the campers will all be presented with Certificate of Participation and winners will be announced. Parents are welcome to attend the last day with the campers.
Registration Fee and Space
There is a nominal registration fee for each participant – AED20 including per head for the entire camp.
Please note – the registration fee is a participating fee for the female Campers to attend the camp. The fee includes attending the workshops and competition from 11 July – 15 July 2021. Campers wishing to attend all five days or attending any one of the days will be expected to pay the AED20 complete fee, regardless of the number of days of attendance.
Please note there are limited seats for the event. Each day we can accommodate 25 female Campers only. Registration and booking will be on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Registration is now closed.