STEM Think Tank and Conference
July 13-15, 2016
The conference fee is $200 for presenters and $250 for attendees. Lunch is included in your registration fee on Thursday, July 14, only. Early registration must be completed by May 31, 2016. Afterwards, online and on-site registration during the conference will be $300.
You may wish to register for the optional pre-conference Birds of a Feather Lunch on Wednesday, July 13, at a small additional fee.
Optional Post-Conference Workshops will be offered on Friday, July 15, 2016. Seating is limited for each workshop. These are optional, and you will have a chance to choose when you register. All workshops are 3.5 hours and include lunch. The 2016 Post-Conference workshops will feature:
- Learning Experience Design for STEM and Makerspace Integration Across The Whole School
- From Science to Engineering: Capstone Engineers Without Borders
- Success with Failure in Engineering Design
- Planning A STEAM Night for Your School and Community
- Python Programming in the Classroom
- Engaging Students in the Engineering Design Process (EDP) using MyDesignTM - A Novel Web Application
Payment options include credit card (Amex, Visa, MasterCard), Check, Purchase Order, or Scholarship. If you will be using the Purchase order or scholarship methods, please choose to pay by check in the payment section of the registration process. If applying for a scholarship, please complete the Scholarship Application no later than February 19, 2016. If you are chosen to receive a scholarship, you will receive specific instructions on how to register that you must follow. Please do not register until you receive a decision about your application.
The registration fee is available for refund only if the cancellation is received by June 15, 2016. Any attendee canceling their registration after June 15, 2016 will be charged a $50 cancellation fee. No exceptions apply, but all paid registrants will still receive the materials covered by the registration fee regardless of attendance. If the Center for STEM Education for Girls cancels the event due to circumstances beyond the Center's reasonable control including but not limited to acts of nature (tornados, earthquakes, hurricanes, etc.), government emergency, labor strikes, acts of war, and/or unavailability of the event facility, the Center will refund to attendee his/her paid registration fee minus a portion of the event costs acquired by the Center. This refund will be the attendees' exclusive remedy and the Center's only liability for cancellation of the event for reasons described above.