If your institution, organization or K-12 school has not signed up yet as a Festival Expo Exhibitor, do so today by clicking here. Join the growing list of science and engineering professionals, innovators and enthusiasts who will be showcasing their exciting hands-on exhibits in STEM on April 26-27, 2014 at the Washington, DC Convention Center! More than 250,000 Expo visitors from across the country and around the world are expected.
And don't forget, the Festival will be offering other high-profile activities for exhibitors during the week leading up to the Expo, opportunities designed to boost the visibility of your organization's role and achievements in STEM!
You don't want to miss...
Expo exhibitors will receive further attention during Expo Week at VIP Night on April 25 when they and their exhibits are honored and profiled at this high-profile event, which will be attended by prominent supporters of the Festival and by industry leaders from the STEM Solutions Conference. Note: VIP Night is an invitation-only event for Festival sponsors and exhibitors. Stay tuned for more information.
Sign up as an Expo exhibitor today! Here are just a few exciting organizations which have done so already:
Discovering Planets and Searching for Biosignatures
Do you know how many planets have been discovered outside our solar system? Join Penn State University astronomers to test out the methods they use for discovering planets around other stars and searching for the presence of interstellar life.
Science Through Sports
Let sports scientists from the American University take you through their exercise and strength regimen as you learn about physiology, physics and other aspects of science in the process.
Photonics: Putting Light to Work
Join scientists and engineers from the International Society for Optics and Photonics in an exciting look at the mystery of photons and the cool new inventions that are being realized through them!
Taking Earth's Pulse
Scientists from EarthScope and UNAVO show you how to take Earth's pulse with their EarthScope device. And in the process, find out why earthquakes shake, why volcanoes erupt and what causes the Earth to constantly shift and change!
Urban EcoScapes: Benefits of Rooftop Gardens
Through hands-on interaction with the Children's Science Center, urban dwellers will experience the advantages of growing a garden on a rooftop, including the aesthetic benefits and reduction of building energy costs. Plant your own seedling to take home.
Anchors Aweigh With STEM!
U.S. Naval Academy engineers take you inside principles and the amazing high-tech advances they use to explore vessel design, materials and mechanics, and ways to manipulate robots and gliders!