STEM Best Practices

Registration: 7 a.m.
Breakfast and Keynote Speaker: 8 a.m.

The STEM Best Practices Conference is an opportunity to learn about STEM Best Practices from Utah experts and leaders in our K-12 STEM community. The conference will highlight projects from across the state where communities are experiencing success with STEM learning, announce new opportunities for engaging with the STEM Action Center, and provide an opportunity for networking to form new partnerships with other STEM stakeholders.

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Keynote Speaker:
Ainissa G. Ramirez, Ph.D.

Dr. Ramirez is a science evangelist who is passionate about getting the general public excited about science. She co-authored Newton’s Football: The Science Behind America’s Game (Random House); and, authored Save Our Science: How to Inspire a New Generation of Scientists (TED Books).

Before taking on the call to improve the public’s understanding of science, she was an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science at Yale University. Technology Review, the magazine of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), named her as one of the world’s 100 Top Young Innovators for her contributions to transforming technology. She has been profiled in The New York Times, Fortune Magazine, CBS News, Inside Edition, Fox News, CNN, NPR, ESPN, Time Magazine as well as scientific magazines (Scientific American and Discover Magazine).

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Registration: 7 a.m.
Breakfast and Keynote Speaker: 8 a.m.

2018 Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

Educators, school administrators, industry, government, community partners, higher education and STEM vendors.

We are encouraging each district to have a team of 3-5 people and charter schools a team of 2-4 people representing for different stakeholder groups. We would also encourage our K-12 STEM education partners at universities and informal science education institutions to attend.

FREE. There is no conference registration fee.
At this time, since there is limited space, we are only asking for registration from people who can commit to the full event.
While the venue can accommodate 700 attendees, we STRONGLY ENCOURAGE early registration, as seating fills fast. The number of available spaces remaining can be seen on the registration website.

Davis Conference Center


Davis Conference Center Building Layout