Immerse yourself in ARM technology at the Big Bang Fair 2017

March 01, 2017

What: Join ARM at the Big Bang Fair 2017, where we will be showcasing a fascinating range of ARM®-based demonstrations to encourage children to be creative with technology.

Highlights on the ARM stand include an immersive mobile virtual reality (VR) demonstration with high-quality content built on Unreal Engine 4 that teleports users into the heart of a smartphone. They will be able to explore the inside of a device, from chip to camera, from an entirely new perspective. Their guide will be a friendly robot companion.

Other ARM technology-based activities include:

  • Micro:bit bench – Code your way through a variety of challenges and workshops with the BBC micro:bit
  • Internet of Things (IoT) demo – Reprogram the ARM stand using pressure plates, microphones and buttons to unleash a range of fun effects
  • Snakey Snakey – Snake your way to the top of the leaderboard with an interactive, collaborative game that transforms everyday objects into touchpads to direct the snake – just don't bite your tail!
  • Traffic lights – Learn how logic gates and digital circuits work with this colourful wall challenge that illuminates traffic lights when solved correctly

All of the demos provide a range of creative and thought-provoking opportunities for children to engage with technology in a hands-on way. This builds on ARM's commitment to encourage students into STEM careers in order to inspire the next generation of engineers.

Where: NEC Arena, Birmingham, UK

When: March 15-18, 2017

Who: ARM representatives will be available throughout the show to provide demonstrations and interviews about how ARM and its partners are collaborating to inspire the next generation of innovators.

To book an interview or demonstration session, please contact: armuk@racepointglobal.com

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