I’m an Events Calendar

Here are all confirmed activities coming up for UK schools in I’m an Engineer, I’m a Scientist, and our other projects.

Keep a look out here for new activities being added, and occasional special events running throughout the year.

Teachers: if you’ve registered, we’ll email you each month giving you access to the next activities.

More information and how to register ❯

In addition to our activities running throughout the year, we will also offer special activities where we might ask you to sign up to take part.

If you are based in the Republic of Ireland, please visit our Ireland site ❯


November 2021

I'm a Scientist, Get me out of here

Schools @ Darwin Tree of Life

Open to: all UK schools

  • Get your students up close to a cutting-edge long-term science project that’s happening right now
  • Running until July 2022
  • Recommended for students aged 15 to 18

Sign up and take part ❯

I'm an Engineer, Get me out of here

Fusion Energy Zone

Open to: all UK schools
Nuclear fusion has the potential to revolutionise energy generation. In this activity funded by the UK Atomic Energy Authority students will connect with engineers aiming to produce almost limitless, low carbon, and reliable electricity with no nuclear waste from the reaction itself.

I'm an Engineer, Get me out of here

Invisible Internet Zone

Open to: all UK schools
We all use the internet every day, but how does it work, and who are the people keeping it running? In this activity funded by techUK and other internet infrastructure companies, students can meet the engineers responsible for building, improving, and maintaining the systems that keep us connected with the rest of the world.

I'm a Scientist, Get me out of here

Genetics Zone

Open to: all UK schools
Students can discover what makes them who they are, and learn how our genetic code relates to our risk of getting ill. The Genetics Zone is funded by the Wellcome Centre for Human Genetics at the University of Oxford.

I'm a Scientist, Get me out of here

Psychology Zone

Open to: all UK schools
Students can learn more about what psychology is, and who it’s for, by connecting with working psychologists. The Psychology Zone is funded by the British Psychological Society.

I'm a Scientist, Get me out of here

Clean World Zone

Open to: all UK schools
Faced with an ever-urgent climate crisis, we need to make big changes to the technologies we use in our lives. This November, connect your students with the scientists and researchers making the world a cleaner and healthier place. The Clean World Zone is funded by Johnson Matthey.


December 2021

I'm a Scientist, Get me out of here

Nuclear Zone

Open to: all UK schools
Give your students a behind-the-scenes peek at the technology powering 21% of the UK in this activity funded by the South West Nuclear Hub and STFC. Show school students how nuclear science affects their everyday lives, and career paths they might not have considered, by taking part in live Chats with people working in the UK’s nuclear sector.



Teachers: Register to take part for access to all available activities each month ❯
This includes I’m an Engineer, I’m a Scientist, as well as our other projects.

More information:

Contact us: support@imanengineer.org.uk or 01225 326 892

If you are based in the Republic of Ireland, please visit our Ireland site ❯