CanSat at GMIT

Cansat Regional Final 2018


Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 09:30

The West of Ireland CanSat Final is taking place at GMIT Galway campus on Thursday, 22nd March, 2018.

Schools from Ennis, Claremorris and Galway City will be competing in teams to build and launch miniature satellites.

The teams will be supported by GMIT staff, student mentors and industry mentors from the following companies:

  • Fort Clever
  • Intel
  • Valeo
  • Fraser Ross

The regional competition is supported and organised by GMIT's Departments of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, and Software and Electrical Engineering.

CanSat is co-ordinated in Ireland by Blackrock Castle Observatory and Science Foundation Ireland's ESERO group.

For more about CanSat at GMIT, see