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Bring Your Kids to Work

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CBP North, 1 Harbour Street, Sydney

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Bring your kids to work to be inspired, challenged and educated with Science, Maths, Engieering and Technology. Suited to 10 to 16 year olds.

This 2 hr session starts with a 15 minute talk by the amazing Marita Cheng, Entrepreneur, Visionary, Founder of RoboGals, and Young Aussie of the Year. Marita will talk about "Teaching our Kids to me Makers" and about her impressive road to becoming the founder and CEO of Aubot, which makes a telepresence robot for kids with cancer in hospital to attend school. Marita has been recognised on a global scale including as a Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia in 2016.

Following Marita's talk, you are free to spend the rest of your time exploring the interactive expos in CBP South and North plazas.

Optional workshops
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CBP North, 1 Harbour Street, Sydney

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