Thank You to our Sponsors
Published by Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, American Scientist is an award-winning magazine of science and technology, featuring articles written by prominent scientists and engineers, reviewing important work in fields that range from molecular biology to computer engineering. The Festival is grateful to American Scientist for returning as an Einsteinium level Media Partner!
Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society is the international honor society of science and engineering. One of the oldest and largest scientific organizations in the world, Sigma Xi has a distinguished history of service to science and society for more than one hundred and twenty five years. We are thrilled to have Sigma Xi return as an Einsteinium level Media Partner for the 4th Festival!
The United States Department of Agriculture exists with the purpose of using innovation to improve food safety, agriculture, and conservation of natural resources, rural development, and nutrition. The Festival is honored that the USDA will return to sponsor the Festival now jumping up from the Palladium Level to a Krypton Level Sponsor!
ViaSat is in the business to connect the world. As a global broadband services and technology company they deliver and protect information when and where it is needed most with their trusted communications ground systems, infrastructure, and services. We thank ViaSat for joining the Festival as a Krypton Level Sponsor.
The mission of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century. MIT is also driven to bring knowledge to bear on the world’s great challenges. Thank you to MIT for joining the Festival as Platinum Level Sponsor.
Texas Instruments is changing the world, one chip at a time. Their analog and embedded processing products power electronics across every industry and help to make the world smarter, safer, greener, healthier and more fun. We welcome TI as a Platinum Level Sponsor.
Bayer is an innovation company with a more than 150-year history and core competencies in the fields of health care and agriculture. The goal is to achieve and sustain leadership positions in markets, thus creating value for customers, stockholders and employees. We are grateful and welcome Bayer as a Palladium Level sponsor.
Celestron has been an optics industry leader for decades. Celestron’s highest ambition is to inspire a sense of wonder, knowledge, and fun with every product they make. We welcome back Celestron as Palladium Level Sponsor.
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) promotes energy independence, environmental protection and economic development through responsible, science-based management of offshore conventional and renewable energy resources. We are grateful to have the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management return as a Titanium Level Sponsor.
Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, they have applied their unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed lives. We thank you and welcome Corning as a Titanium level sponsor.
ePly was based on Reply as in RSVP with an initial “e” for electronic, as in email and ecommerce. ePly has handled conferences, galas, sporting events and workshops for 600+ different organizations across North America including corporations, event-planning companies, government agencies, not-for-profits and universities. We are thrilled to have ePly on board as a new Titanium Level Sponsor.
The Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the nation's top research universities, distinguished by its commitment to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology. The Festival is pleased to announce that Georgia Tech will return as a Titanium Level Sponsor.
Mensa, the high IQ society, provides a forum for intellectual exchange among its members. There are members in more than 100 countries around the world. We are thrilled to have Mensa on board as a new Titanium Level Sponsor.
The Optical Society (OSA) is the leading professional association in optics and photonics, home to accomplished science, engineering, and business leaders from all over the world. Thank you to OSA for joining the Festival as a new Titanium Level Sponsor.
STEM Premier is the first cradle‐to‐career online solution that assists students in designing a career pathway, educators in recruiting top talent to their schools, and employers in developing a stable, continuous talent pipeline. We are thrilled to have STEM Premier on board as a new Titanium Level Sponsor.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is responsible for protecting the public health by assuring the safety, effectiveness, and security of human and veterinary drugs, vaccines and other biological products, medical devices, our nation's food supply, cosmetics, dietary supplements, and products that give off radiation. We are thankful that the FDA returns to the Festival this year as a Titanium Level Sponsor.