After much thought and consideration for the health and well-being of our attendees, sponsors, tour stops and staff, we have opted to reschedule the 2020 STEM Summit to Thursday, October 1, 2020. The venue and timing will remain the same. As with all events right now, this date is also subject to change. We appreciate your understanding and flexibility while we’ve been working to figure out next steps for many of our events during this unprecedented time.
Join us as we work to promote the future pipeline of technology talent in the region. The 2020 STEM Summit is a one-day event designed to showcase the diverse array of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math related careers that are available in southwestern Pennsylvania.
Who should consider attending?
• K-12 educators, administrators, and guidance counselors
• Senior high school students (9th- 12th grades)
• College/University educators, students, administrators, and career counselors
• Business Leaders- Future Employers
WHEN: October 1, 2020 NEW DATE! (Registration to close on Friday, September 18th)
WHERE: Duquesne University, Duquesne Union Ballroom, 1000 Locust St, Pittsburgh PA 15282
Keynote, Chuck Hoover, General Manager, Facebook Reality Labs-Pittsburgh
Chuck is the General Manager of Facebook Reality Labs, Pittsburgh, who is working with a team of the most preeminent research scientists, software engineers, and program managers in the world. The Pittsburgh Facebook team is developing social VR and AR through bleeding-edge computer vision and machine learning. All with the aim of connecting billions of people across vast distances to fulfill Facebook's mission - bringing people closer together.
7:15 AM | Check-In, Networking & Breakfast Buffet
8:00 | Event Kickoff by the Pittsburgh Technology Council
8:15–9:30 | Keynote, Chuck Hoover, General Manager, Facebook Reality Labs-Pittsburgh
9:30-9:45 | Break; Pick up Box Lunch
9:45-10:00 | Board Buses for Company Tours
10:00 | Depart for 1st Company Tours
10:30 | Arrive at Companies & Begin Tour/Presentations
12:00-12:30 PM | Lunch Break at 1st Tour Company
12:30-12:45 | Board Buses & depart for 2nd Tour Company
1:15 | Arrive at 2nd Companies and Begin Tour/Presentations
2:45 | Finish 2nd Tour and Board Bus for return trip
3:15 | Depart for Home
COST: (Registration to close on Friday, September 18th)
Special rate for Educators & Students: (Valid ID required)
$25 per person
Please contact Sandra Rose to receive this special rate.
Photographs will be taken at the STEM Summit. By taking part in this event you grant the event organizers full rights to use the images resulting from the photography for publicity. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity including social media.
Sponsorship Opportunities Available! Contact Ashley Steckel for more information.
Have Questions? Please contact Andrea Krueger.