2019 Conference Agenda

7:30-8:20 a.m. Registration
8:30-8:45 a.m. Welcome
8:45-9:15 a.m. Keynote Presentation: Jignesh Patel, Serial Tech Entrepreneur & Computer Science Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will present: “The 3 E’s: Economy, Education & Excellence.”
9:15-9:30 a.m. Break
9:15-11:30 a.m. Generation STEM — See exciting demonstrations by STEM students
9:30-10:20 a.m. Breakout Sessions — Round 1
10:30-11:20 a.m. Breakout Sessions — Round 2
11:30-12:05 p.m. Lunch
12:05-12:30 p.m. 2019 Excellence in STEM Awards — The Stemmys
12:30-1:15 p.m. Keynote Presentation: Jan Morrison, President and CEO of the Teaching Institute of Excellence in STEM (TIES)
1:15-1:25 p.m. Break
1:25-2:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions — Round 3
2:15-3:30 p.m. Reception with Refreshments

Breakout Session Listing

Be Beautifully Bold – How Women in Tech Can Discover Their Inner Superhero, Northwestern Mutual Data Science Institute

Hard Science and Soft Skills: Using STEM Learning to Set Students Up for Education and Career Success, Medical College of WI

Gearing up to Teach Engineering, Marquette University

Incorporating Coding into the Elementary Classroom, Wauwatosa School District

There's Gold in the Thinking: Envisioning Entrepreneurship and STEM Differently, UW-Milwaukee/WiscAMP

Mentorship: How to deliver effective mentoring experiences to underestimated groups in STEM, Northwestern Mutual

Community Connections: A collaborative STEM and environmental education curriculum, Waukesha Co. Parks and Land Use

Level Up Your STEM, Shareef Jackson, Math Looks Good

Wisconsin Youth Apprenticeship: Developing young talent in STEM careers, Milwaukee Public Schools & We Energies

Teaching Strategies in the Math Classroom to Promote an Interest in STEM, Cedarburg High School

Artificial Intelligence in K12 Education: What Students Should Know, Milwaukee School of Engineering