The journey of OMGTech! - talk and tinker

Come and join a fun, hands-on session focused on unmaking, science, and learning how OMGTech! engages with schools.

Hear about the journey of OMGTech! while you tinker with and unmake an electronics device, and learn what's inside the technology in a quick, fun treasure hunt style lesson. Also pick up some fun ways to engage kids with science in a hands-on series of experiments. We will share with you the lessons that we have learned and what our plans for the future are...

Over the last two years the educational charity initiative OMGTech! has worked with over 3,000 kids and announced partnerships with Spark, Microsoft, Huawei, Touchcast, and Accenture to deliver and grow access to technology, with the goal of enabling all NZ kids to have access to future tech like robots, augmented reality, 3D printing and coding to help change their lives. Today that work is extended with a new partnership between OMGTech! and the Ministry of Education to pilot an initiative for OMGTech! to help teachers bring the best and latest in STEM and technology to children in support of when the digital technologies curriculum content starts to be rolled out in 2018.