Tech Fair is an annual event held at Brampton Library’s Chinguacousy Branch. It showcases different types of technology from all over Brampton and the GTA. Tech Fair offers in-person and direct access to exhibitors in the ever-evolving field of technology. If you are curious about technology or if you are a tech lover, this event will satisfy your curiosity and further motivate you to appreciate and explore the technology in your everyday life, now and in the future.
Tech Fair 2019 welcomed numerous exhibitors with captivating and entertaining showcases of technology. These included:
- STEM programs and coding camps for children
- Virtual reality gaming
- Electricity generated from pumpkins
- A dancing robot with gaming capabilities and many other features
- Real time 3-D Printing and displays
- Hemp used as an alternative to plastic and building products to tackle sustainability
- The science of radio
- How the peel police department uses drone technology to save lives
- Scientific experiments and static energy
- Light displays
Areas where technology can be used to solve problems include healthcare, sustainability, accessibility and many more fields. The exhibitors at tech fair played a key role in showcasing how they use the innovative technology in their industries to solve these problems.
Highlights of the event included networking, interacting with the showcases, learning about new and emerging technologies, as well as being in an environment filled with motivated, game changing and inspiring individuals.
Attracting about 2,000 attendees per year, there is no doubt that this event is a great opportunity for tech lovers and people of all ages and backgrounds to observe, learn and experience the ever changing field of technology and how our community has been contributing to the advancement of it. Stay tuned for Tech Fair 2020!