50th BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition opens

By: January 8, 2014
Pictured at the RDS with a photo installation of the previous 49 winners are John Monahan, first ever winner of the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition in 1964; Colm O’Neill, CEO BT Ireland; and competing students from transition year in Coláiste Iosagáin, Sillorgan, Sinéad Daltúin, aged 15; Sophie Ní Leathlobhair, aged 15; Fiona Nic Gamhna, aged 15 Pictured at the RDS with a photo installation of the previous 49 winners are John Monahan, first ever winner of the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition in 1964; Colm O’Neill, CEO BT Ireland; and competing students from transition year in Coláiste Iosagáin, Sillorgan, Sinéad Daltúin, aged 15; Sophie Ní Leathlobhair, aged 15; Fiona Nic Gamhna, aged 15

The BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition returns with the official opening ceremony taking place today, Wednesday 8th January.

Official judging starts tomorrow with the exhibition opening to the public from Thursday 9th – Saturday 11th January when Commander Chris Hadfield will visit the exhibition.

The BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition, hosted by TG4’s Roisin Ni Thomain and broadcaster Aidan Power, will be open to the public from Thursday 9th – Saturday 11th January, 2014. Tickets are available at the door costing €6 for students, €12 for adults and €25 for a family pass.

For full details go here. Follow the event on Twitter here.