Technology careers advice at Teen Tech in Basingstoke
12 June 2012 Last updated at 20:44 BST
More than 300 schoolchildren have taken part in an event in Hampshire to allow them to show off the skills they have to offer industry.
The Duke of York was guest of honour at Teen Tech in Basingstoke where he emphasised the need for schools to play a part in educating the workforce of tomorrow.
The children took part in a range of activities and heard from businesses keen to attract them into a career in technology.