STEM at London Calling 2019

London Calling is a nanopore-sequencing conference organised by Oxford Nanopore Technologies.

This year we are delighted to host a STEM event on Friday 24th May providing students with a rare and exciting opportunity to gain an insight into what it's like to work in a scientific technology company and discover how scientists are making a global impact with nanopore technology.


Start Finish Activity   Location
9:00 9:30 Arrival & registration The Vaults
9:30 9:50 Welcome STEM theatre
9:50 10:20 Introduction to nanopore sensing STEM theatre
10:30 11:00 Spotlight session Auditorium
11:00 11:30 Break   The Vaults
11:30 11:50 Research talk 1: Sarah Wallace, NASA Johnson Space Center STEM theatre
11:50 12:15 Research talk 2: Charles Kayuki, Cassava project STEM theatre
12:25 13:05 Product demo – sequencing Live Lounge
13:05 13:35 Lunch   The Vaults
13:45 14:15 Interviews with Spotlight speakers The Vaults
14:15 14:35 Lightning talks from Oxford Nanopore employees STEM theatre
14:35 15:10 Careers Q & A STEM theatre
15:10 15:50 Flow cell loading demo and practical Flow cell loading zone
15:50 16:00 Closing remarks   STEM theatre

Only open to non-fee paying schools based in the UK, up to a maximum of 5 students per school. Please register below if you are interested in bringing your students to this event: