15th January 2020
The challenge, this year, was to design a product that could be deployed in a disaster zone to help people. The product needed to contain an electrical circuit but apart from that the brief was very open ended and allowed the teams to be very creative. None of the teams were allowed any support from their teachers and as such the work was entirely produced by the students. Helston designed a drone which could deliver aid and resources too hard to reach places or to areas with serious infections. The judges were really impressed with their team work and knowledge of electrical circuits. Although the team from Helston didn’t win they made an excellent product, presented it very well and worked extremely hard. The students were really grateful to Mr Tatham from the Faculty of Technology and Enterprise for organising this fantastic opportunity.
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