James Watt 2019
To celebrate the works and legacy of James Watt in the 200th anniversary year of his death, Glasgow Science Festival, the University of Glasgow and patners are undertaking a number of events throughout 2019 to honour this pioneer of the Industrial Revolution and explore the fantastic engineering happening today.
See below for events taking place during Glasgow Science Festival.
For more events running throughout the year, visit the University of Glasgow website.
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 13:21:00 BST
Participants will be given a mini lecture about James Watt's contribution to Engineering during his time here at the University of Glasgow. Participants will then be presented with challenges to see if they can improve an everyday item.
Fri, 08 Feb 2019 14:15:00 GMT
Which of our talented pupils will be crowned this year's 'Creating Engineers Grand Champions'? Sponsored by the University of Glasgow as part of James Watt 2019 celebrations. With special thanks to the DS Smith Charitable Foundation for their support.