How to Build an Iron Man Suit (Bank of Ireland Workbench, Limerick)

Date: 09/11/2019
Venue: Bank of Ireland Workbench, O'Connell Street, Limerick
Time: 11.00

Perhaps the most iconic piece of superhero technology is the Iron Man suit – first built by Tony Stark in the 2008 film Iron Man. Over the course of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) the suit has gone through many iterations with each suit possessing its own unique functions and fantastic tools. In How to Build an Iron Man Suit, Superhero Scientist Dr Barry Fitzgerald will introduce you to some of the latest breakthroughs in scientific research that could help you build your very own Iron Man suit in the not-too-distant future.

Advanced materials, propulsion, power, wound healing, drones, and brain control are just some of the topics covered. And you’ll get to see some of the technologies that you’ll need to make your Iron Man suit! Importantly, the suit that you build could address issues related to healthcare, mobility, transport, and wellbeing.

You could be well on your way to building your own Iron Man suit!

Get ready to learn How to Build an Iron Man Suit!

Audience: Children, General Public
This event is part of Science Week and the Limerick Science Festival.
Admission is Free.