As announced earlier, the Festival has joined forces with U.S. News & World Report to host the U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference at the Festival Expo during the week of April 21, 2014 in Washington, DC -- bringing together the largest K-12 STEM outreach event and leading advocates of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) from the Solutions Conference.
Today marks the start of the 2013 U.S. News STEM Solutions National Conference in Austin, Texas! The 2013 conference, titled "Teach. Inspire. Hire., will feature some of the country's most prominent change agents in academia, government and business. These leaders will engage participants in critical discussions, visual demonstrations and networking opportunities to address and solve key problems related to the nation's current STEM crisis, including how to develop a stronger STEM workforce.
The Conference begins today (June 17th) and continues until June 19th. Click here to view a schedule of the conference sessions including "K-12 STEM Education: The Primary Focus", “Workforce Development: The Search for Skills and Talent and Communication” and “Branding: Spreading the Word on STEM”.
We are thrilled to partner with this incredible organization and look forward to connecting with some of the top STEM professionals and advocates for STEM in the country!