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Host City

The U.S. News STEM Solutions National Leadership Conference is returning to the West Coast. Home to a thriving biotech industry and a community of dedicated educators and activists, San Diego once again offers the perfect backdrop for the 6th annual U.S. News STEM Solutions National Leadership Conference. Please make your arrangements now to join fellow leaders from business, education and government to maintain our hard-won momentum and forge the STEM workforce of tomorrow.

Conference Venue 

Sheraton San Diego

Experience authentic San Diego at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina. The hotel offers easy access to the city’s premier attractions, including the San Diego Zoo, the Gaslamp Quarter and the San Diego Convention Center. Overlooking the San Diego Bay, it has a convenient location at 0.4 miles from the airport. The hotel offers more than 120,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and event space throughout its two towers.




Discover the many things to do in San Diego during your stay

San Diego Zoo
The San Diego Zoo in Balboa Park, San Diego, California is the largest, and most progressive zoo in the world with over 4,000 animals of more than 800 species. It is also one of the few zoos in the world that houses the giant panda.

Gaslamp Quarter
Experience the vibrant scene of the Gaslamp Quarter. With night life, shopping, bars, restaurants, festivals, and more, this area of San Diego is a sight to see during your stay.

Petco Park
Petco Park is home to the San Diego Padres and hosts events year round. The stadium boasts breathtaking views of San Diego, so be sure to catch a game next time you’re in town and take in the sights.

Balboa Park
Explore the Arts & Culture in Balboa Park. Discover museums, performing arts, and many family-friendly activities in this beautiful area of the city.

LEGOLAND® California Resort
Legoland California is a theme park in Carlsbad, based on Legos! This is the perfect spot to bring your family with more than 50 rides, shows, and attractions. The new Sea Life experience lets your child voyage to the depths of the ocean.

Sea World San Diego
Enjoy rides, entertainment, and the amazing sea animals at SeaWorld San Diego.

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