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2018 STEM Conference

Thursday September 19th
from 8:30am-3:30pm

At Northern Kentucky University's Votruba Student Union Ballroom

Presented by NKU's CINSAM and the University of Cincinnati

Registration opens Monday, April 15th!


The STEM Conference is a collaboration between NKU’s CINSAM and the University of Cincinnati’s Engineering Enhanced Math and Science Program, together they aim to supply educators with high quality and applicable tools to improve STEM education in our region.

Theme for STEM Conference 2019: Evolving STEM Education: Finding the right direction for my classroom, school, and district

In 2018, over 300 attendees, mainly K-12 teachers & school administrators from our region meet to discover the CORE Elements of STEM instruction along with cutting edge techniques and the latest in educational technology. Don’t miss this opportunity to share these resources with your students and peers!

 

Conference Features:

-          Showcase of Regional Resources (Scheduled during lunchtime.)

-          STEM Initiative Models (Learn about existing STEM Models)

-          Interactive Workshop Sessions (You participate and walk away with resources.)

-          Interactive Workshop Sessions with Follow-up Sessions.

-          Poster Sessions

-          Up to 6 Professional Development Contact Hours

-          Raffle(s) of educational Items

 

 

 

Registration

Registration for the 2018 STEM Conference is now open!

 

Agenda

9/19/19

7:30-8:30 AM Registration and Breakfast
- Poster Walk: Posters of Instructional Units by Teachers on Display in Atrium
8:30-8:55 AM                                                 Introductions: Dr. Madhura Kulkarni, Director of CINSAM
- Keynote Speaker - TBD
- Conference Welcome and Announcements: Danielle Dpres - CINSAM Program Manager
9:05-10:15 AM Concurrent Breakout Session 1: STEM Initiative Models Presentations and Interactive Workshop Sessions
10:25-11:40 AM Concurrent Breakout Session 2: STEM Initiative Models Presentations and Interactive Workshop Sessions
11:45 AM- 1:00 PM Lunch, and Showcase of Regional STEM Education Resources in the SU Ballroom
1:05-2:20 PM Concurrent Breakout Session 3: STEM Initiative Models Presentations and Interactive Workshop Sessions
2:30-3:30 PM Concurrent Breakout Session 4: STEM Initiative Models Presentations
3:30-3:45 PM Posting of raffle prize winners and collection of prizes
3:45 PM Closure of Conference: 
- Return Contact Hours Sheet to Registration Desk

Directions


Directions to Kenton Garage & NKU Student Union
Please park in the Kenton Drive Parking garage and proceed across the street to the student union. Upon entering the garage, pull a ticket from the parking machines, you will receive a validation ticket at registration. 

Directions if traveling from US 27: From US 27 turn into the Main Entrance of Northern Kentucky University. Get in the right lane and veer to the RIGHT at the bottom of the hill. Avoid the roundabout circle completely. Turn LEFT at the stoplight on to Kenton Drive. Go straight until you see the Kenton Drive Parking Garage on your right. The Student Union is directly across from the Kenton Drive Parking Garage. 

Directions if traveling from 275: Take the Three Mile Road exit and turn right off the exit. Turn RIGHT at the stop light on to Kenton Drive. Go straight until you see the Kenton Drive Parking Garage on your right. The Student Union is directly across from the Kenton Drive Parking Garage.

 

 

Contact Us

Danielle Dores (859) 572-1308 | doresd1@nku.edu