Technical project demonstrations by the EPI C&T

ORANJESTAD - On Friday April 12, 2019, the Science & Technology Unit of the EPI will be organizing their 10th consecutive demonstration of the projects created by the unit’s 2nd class students.

Students of the Science & Technology Unit of the EPI working on their project for the exhibition night on April 12, 2019.17 products will be displayed in the auditorium at the EPI, where students will demonstrate their abilities and knowledge acquired at the EPI. Last August the students were placed in project groups of 4 each and they decided on their own what their group project would be.

Students of the Science & Technology Unit of the EPI working on their project for the exhibition night on April 12, 2019.The deadline to deliver the products was April 9, 2019. They will show these products to students of the MAVO and EPB while promoting the unit of Science and Technology at the EPI.

An evaluation session was held where technical experts from multiple companies were invited to evaluate the created products. The experts will assess the products and a score will be given in order to select the winners of each of the unit’s categories.

The unit “Engineering” created 8 products from a “body attached chair” up to a “giant alternator”, where walking is needed to generate electricity. 

Students of the Science & Technology Unit of the EPI working on their project for the exhibition night on April 12, 2019.The unit “Electrical Engineering” build 7 products varying from an “online automatic animal feeder” up to an “Interactive 3D Hologram device”

The unit "Mechanical Engineering” developed 2 products; a “motorized Longboard” and a “Converter for a Saw machine”

The public demonstration will take place on Friday, April 12, 2019 from 6:30 pm till 8:30 pm. Attendees are encouraged to cast their votes for the best product. The evening will conclude with the announcement of the winners.

The EPI is extending an invitation to the general public and those interested in the programs given, to attend the demonstration night at the Auditorium of the EPI. More information about the studies is available at the EPI will be available during the presentations.

Students of the Science & Technology Unit of the EPI working on their project for the exhibition night on April 12, 2019.