Community Connect – STEM Challenge


In partnership with MTR Corporation and HKedCity, this program enhances students’ understanding of the importance of STEM. Students will learn about problem solving and how STEM disciplines are applied in our daily lives, and acquire 3D CAD drawing and printing skills. Participants will form teams of 4-6 to create a 3D CAD drawing  and take part in a challenge to build sustainable and inclusive cities. Shortlisted teams will compete at the Final Pitch Day on 28 Apr 2018 for the grand prize of an overseas study tour in the summer of 2018.

Program length: 2 – 14 hours

Target Participants: Form 3 to 5 students

Language: Instruction in Cantonese supplemented by materials in English

Program format:

  • Phase 1: School Talk
    – In-school talk with around 120-150 Form 3 to 5 students; or
    Joint-school talk at host school with any number of students
  • Phase 2: STEM Challenge on building an inclusive and sustainable community and 3D CAD & Printing Workshop
  • Phase 3:  Pitch Day and Oversea Study Tour

Date: Sep 2017 to Apr 2018