Cannock Chase

Science & Technology

Science & Technology
The group has several areas of interest, depending on members’ aspirations, inquisitive minds, and the need to use technology items.

The main areas are, initially: The uses and benefits of Technology; Scientific and Engineering achievements of interest; Research into famous Scientists and Engineers; Studies of Railways, Industrial Age, Air transport, Road transport, Buildings, & Waterways; Group visits to locations of interest; Electronics practical projects and workshops; and members' other interests, as they arise.

The group maintains an interest on some practical issues around common technologies, in particular on IT and related security matters.

Robot Challenge
A new initiative for 2019 is the U3A Robot Constructors' Challenge - see Robots for further details.

The Science & Technology group meets monthly in the Victory Hall, Slitting Mill.
Group Leader: Barry James (get in touch via 01785 381105 or electronically via our Contact page).

Click on the links below to see presentations & reports of previous meetings of the Science & Technology Group:

The group also attends or organises events or visits from time to time to sites of more general interest. Visit reports can be accessed by clicking on the links below:

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More Group Pages
Beginners French Conversational French
Country Dancing Craft
Games Gardens
Guitar Tutorial History
Kurling Luncheon Club
Music Appreciation Painting & Drawing
Science & Technology Tai Chi
Theatre Visits Walking Group