Due to the advice issued by the UK Government regarding the ongoing COVID-19 situation, all CSES events are cancelled until further notice.
We will continue to publish full details of planned events as we will aim to reschedule. We are still working on future Essex 2020 / centenary events and will run these when we can. Where appropriate, please continue to register your interest for events so that we can contact you when we are able to hold them.
Thank you for your understanding and best wishes for the coming months.
Our hit STEM Club is back with an expanded programme for Essex 2020
After the successful launch of our Imagine! STEM Club in 2019, we are very excited to announce an expanded programme of masterclasses that we will run throughout the school holidays in 2020.
Follow the links to our events pages or read on for further details...
This is part of Essex 2020 – a Year of Science and Creativity.
Featuring Chris Neale and Alan Pamphilon (CSES and Chelmsford Civic Society)
Listen to the podcast on the Essex 2020 website here
CSES and Chelmsford Civic Society have recorded a podcast for Essex 2020, part of a series which goes behind the scenes of the UK's biggest celebration of science and creativity. In each episode, Essex 2020 project director Richard Freeman meets some of the brilliant people and organisations who are working to create, inspire and discover Essex's past, present and future.
Essex 2020 is officially launched with address from CSES
At the Essex 2020 launch event, held at Teledyne e2v on 20 January 2020, CSES Vice President Adam Wood talked about 20 surprising and inspiring inventions from Essex.
As well as the big names there are some things that you may not know came from Essex, and we are pleased to promote these in collaboration with Essex 2020 and BBC Essex. The diversity and significance of these, and other, inventions from our county is truly both surprising and inspiring!
Read on to be fascinated by the list of 20 inventions. If you know of any others, please tell us as we are collecting a catalogue of Essex inventions throughout 2020.
Essex 2020: A Year of Science and Creativity
Chelmsford Science and Engineering Society (CSES) celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2020. To mark the occasion the Society, in partnership with Anglia Ruskin University, bid to host the British Science Festival. We were successful in bringing this international festival to Essex for the first time its 189-year history.
The occasion inspired Essex Partners to launch Essex 2020 – a Year of Science and Creativity to mark this prestigious event.
We are therefore very pleased to announce our programme of special Essex 2020 events. Read on or see our events pages to find out what we've got planned.