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April 28 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pmFree
Spark your students’ curiosity at the X-STEM Extreme STEM Symposium – presented by the U.S. Department of Defense. X-STEM is a unique conference for kids where some of our nation’s most respected professionals in science, technology, engineering and mathematics will speak to middle through high school students in a “TED-style” format.
X-STEM is a unique field trip opportunity to get your students up close and personal with leading STEM role models such as Emily Calandrelli – producer and host of FOX’s Xploration Outer Space and correspondent on Bill Nye Saves the World, Marcus Eriksen – marine plastics pollution expert and founder of the 5 Gyres Institute, Falon Fatemi – technology entrepreneur and executive who was also Google’s youngest employee, Greg Johnson – former NASA astronaut and head of the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS), Jill Heinerth – underwater cave explorer, Andrew Augustin – award-winning video game designer, Eric Brown – FDA microbiologist using cutting-edge technology to safeguard the U.S. food supply, and many other STEM luminaries you can see here: http://www.usasciencefestival.org/x-stem-2017/2017-x-stem-symposium-agenda-and-registration.html
There is a special offer available for DC Public Schools and Public Charter Schools registering STEM Conference for Middle and High School Students. Advance Registration is required! Use the discount code below good for 28 free attendees (the cost to attend is usually $20 per person)!
Enter this code for up to 28 free attendees (case sensitive): X-STEM28