U.S. News STEM Solutions is a mission-critical event focused on the shortage of STEM-related skills in the American workforce. U.S. News & World Report will bring together major corporations, leading educators, top policy makers and education technology companies to create a collective that will fill jobs now and advance the future STEM workforce.
March, 23, 2015 – Washington, D.C.— Though jobs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields are on the rise nationwide, the majority of the future labor pool – women, Latinos and African-Americans – shows disproportionately little interest in pursuing STEM careers. To help solve this crisis, U.S. News & World Report will bring together leaders in education, industry and policy for the fourth annual STEM Solutions conference, taking place Monday, June 29 – Wednesday, July 1.
U.S. News STEM Solutions National Leadership Conference to Host “Cyber Security is STEM” Lunch Panel
April 9, 2014 — Washington, D.C.—U.S. News STEM Solutions announced today the “Cyber Security is STEM” session preceding the 2014 U.S. News STEM Solutions National Leadership Conference. Industry Cyber Security leaders will join Robin “Montana” Williams, the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Branch Chief of National Cybersecurity Education & Awareness, on Wednesday, April 23 for an invitation only lunchtime panel to brief educators on the nation’s Cyber Security education strategy and how Cyber Security is playing a key role in advancing America’s STEM mission and inspiring students to pursue these cutting edge careers.
March 27, 2014 – Washington, D.C.– U.S. News & World Report today announced the recipients of the 2014 STEM Leadership Hall of Fame Awards. The four honorees were selected for their leadership in advancing science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education and workforce preparation. The Hall of Fame inductees will be honored at a special ceremony during the 2014 U.S. News STEM Solutions National Leadership Conference, taking place April 23–25, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.
U.S. News STEM Solutions National Leadership Conference partners with LifeJourney to bring Cyber Security to America’s Schools
March 26, 2014 – Washington, D.C.– The U.S. News STEM Solutions National Leadership Conference announced today a partnership with LifeJourney, a career simulation technology that enables students to test-drive careers in cyber security by experiencing a day in the life of a prominent STEM leader.