EngFest 2021 will be held in the week commencing 1 June 2021.
EngFest brings together industry, educators and the community to showcase the works of the engineers of the future and to discuss and celebrate regional engineering.
Welcome to Engfest 2021
Join us as we come together to officially open Engfest '21.
Tuesday 8 June – 1.00pm
Market day expo
Discover the projects Charles Sturt engineering cadets work on. First years will showcase their Engineering without Borders designs to solve humanitarian crises. Second years will present projects developed for real clients, while professional cadets will summarise their theses.
Tuesday 8 June – 2.00pm
Wednesday 9 June – 10.00am and 2.00pm
Celebrate our students
Join us to celebrate our most recent graduates, our second-year students as they take their first steps into industry placements, and the winner of the 2021 best research thesis award.
Tuesday 8 June – 4.00pm
Public lecture - Jane MacMaster, Chief Engineer of Engineers Australia
Hear from Jane MacMaster, Chief Engineer of Engineers Australia in this public lecture in partnership with Charles Sturt's Explorations Series. Jane has a wealth of engineering experience gained in Australia and internationally, including senior systems and design engineer roles for BAE Systems Australia, and for various aerospace and defence programs including a supersonic ship self-defence system project for NATO.
Tuesday 8 June – 6.00pm
Join us for drinks and nibbles to network with peers and engage with our academics.
Tuesday 8 June – 7.00pm
During their second industry placement, cadet engineers identify a real-world problem and then devise an innovative, effective solution. They will present their projects and discuss the design process that informed them.
Wednesday 9 June – 10.00am
What's it like studying engineering at Charles Sturt?
Discover what sets Charles Sturt's engineering degrees apart. Find out about our unique Topic Tree approach to learning, our facilities in Bathurst, and how to apply.
Wednesday 9 June – 12.00pm
High-school student PitchIT competition
Watch the engineers of tomorrow present their ideas. PitchIT is an opportunity for primary and secondary school students to showcase STEM projects to their peers, industry representatives and Charles Sturt academics.
Wednesday 9 June – 11.30am
CSU Bathurst, Engineering Building 1305
Charles Sturt University Bathurst Campus
Panorama Avenue Bathurst.
Parking at Engfest
P7 Carpark, Village Drive, Bathurst Campus.