Driving Learning profiles career professionals within STEM-aligned fields, hosts an array of student-focused career seminars, conducts hands-on workshops and embraces the power of peer-to-peer learning.

Seminars

Seminars will take place on the main stage under a new dome structure in the Versor Innovation & Tech Hub. See the schedule below to ensure you see the appropriate STEM heroes for your classroom.

Workshop Domes

Dedicated student workshops focusing on STEM-related education will be available on the Thursday and Friday and open to the general public on Saturday and Sunday.

Workshops will be running continuously - allow for roughly 30 minutes per session.

Seminars

Thursday

10:50-11:05 Motorsport Australia FIA Girls on Track - Dare to be Different
11:10-11:25 Real Time Learning Showcasing Australia's 'FIRST Robotics' team
12:25-12:40 BAE Systems Australia The Science of Autonomous Vehicles
12:45-13:15 Bae Systems Autonomous Pitch Challenge Primary School Competition
13:20-13:35 McLaren Hear first-hand from the team behind the drivers
14:35-14:50 Swinburne University Learn about Team Swinburne
Friday

10:15-10:30 Versor How to get the most out of your data
10:35-10:50 F1® Management Learn about the advanced technology that captures F1® racing at 350 km/h
11:15-11:30 Australian Defense Force (ADF) Hear from the ADF and their different career paths
11:30-12:00 BAE Systems Autonomous Pitch Challenge Secondary School Competition
13:30-13:45 RMIT University Learn about the millions of people playing E-Sports
14:40-14:55 Airspeeder The future of Motorsport - Introducing the world's first flying car

Workshop Domes

BAE Systems Australia

  • Sphere robot challenge
  • New VR (Virtual Reality) experience
  • Paper plan activity
Motorsport Australia

  • Motum Simulator
  • Reaction tester
  • Pit Stop Challenge
  • Lego build-a-robot
Quantum Victoria

  • 3D Design and printing
  • Reaction tester
  • Laser engraving

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