Agenda

Saturday, March 23, 2019

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

8:00-8:45

Registration for Conference - Exploratory Hall lobby


8:45-9:00

welcome and conference kick-off

Welcome: Krista K. Gauthier, Executive Director, Sliding Doors STEM & Dyslexia Learning Center

Conference Kick-off: Dr. Ali Andalibi, Associate Dean of Research, George Mason University, College of Science


9:00 - 9:50

Session 1

  • Lime Connect - Rm 3301

  • Trends in STEM Education - Qualcomm Labs, Dr. James A. (Jim) Egenrieder - Rm LL102

  • Evaluating for Dyslexia - Mindwell, Dr. Rachna Varia - Rm LL004

  • Your Dyslexic Students Have Superpowers - Gibby Booth - Rm LL003


10:00 - 10:50

Session 2


11:00 - 11:50

Session 3


12:00 - 4:00

12:30-1:30

12:00 - 12:45

EXHIBITS OPEN - Exploratory Hall atrium and lobby

STEM-A-Palooza Check-in - Main Entry, Exploratory Hall

Lunch - Rm 3301


1:00-1:10

1:10-1:35

Stem-a-palooza Welcome - Atrium, Exploratory Hall,

Children’s Science Center Stage Show - Atrium, Exploratory Hall

  • Introduced by Supervisor John Cook


1:40-2:00

STEM Challenge - Round 1 - various Locations


2:05-2:30

2:35-2:55

Children’s Science Center Show Encore-Atrium, Exploratory Hall

STEM Challenge - Round 2 - various Locations


3:00-3:20

3:30:

STEM Challenge - ROund 3 - various Locations

Challenge Winners Announced and closing remarks- Atrium, Exploratory Hall

  • Presenter: Delegate David Bulova