|Program Update: New Speakers & Performers Announced
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
The New Children's Museum
Arts Education Center
200 West Island Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
Our next Full STE+aM Ahead event is right around the corner! Join us at the New Children's Museum on Tuesday, July 23 for a night of networking and to learn how others are supporting the STEAM movement. Below is an updated list of confirmed speakers and performers. Don't miss out, register now
before the July 19 deadline!
** Light food and beverages will be provided
6:00-6:30 - Registration and networking
6:30 - Welcome from STEAMConnect
6:35-7:20 - Speakers and moderated discussion
7:20-8:00 - Additional networking
Speakers & Performers
Julianne Markow, executive director of the New Children's Museum - Markow will speak on behalf of NCM and moderate a brief discussion between the speakers.
Brent Bushnell, co-founder of Two Bit Circus and STEAM Carnival - This modern traveling circus will start in Los Angeles this year and travel to San Francisco in Spring 2014.
Tim Wolf, CEO of King-Chavez Neighborhood of Schools - King-Chavez is integrating STEAM programs throughout its schools and preparing students for the 21st century job market.
Ivan Rosero, Green STEAM Communities - Green STEAM Communities collaborates with San Diego Community Garden Network and UCSD Extension to develop urban agriculture projects that promote social justice, food security and environmental stewardship.
The Yinglings - This local band comprised of three talented kids will perform while guests are networking at the beginning and end of the program.
STEAMConnect is an organization providing a forum for community collaboration and a collection of STE+aM resources to further the movement from STEM to STE+aM. The network brings a diverse group of stakeholders together including non-profits, education, business and policymakers. STEAMConnect is a collaborative effort between UCSD Extension and KDR PR, together producing Full STE+aM Ahead, a quarterly networking event, and STEAMBrief
, the gateway to all things STE+aM. Join us on Facebook
, and follow us on Twitter @STEAMConnect.