How Companies Are Strategizing STEM for the Long Term
The business community has emerged as a vocal champion of STEM, and CEOs are sounding the alarm that the rest of the country needs to start paying attention as technology transforms the economy and the day-to-day life of the average worker. Corporations are investing heavily in classroom technology, informal learning, teacher prep programs and other initiatives, both directly and through their foundations. At the same time, many are mobilizing their workforces to mentor aspiring engineers, for example, or science and math students. This session will feature insight from several corporate leaders who have made great strides in tackling STEM pipeline issues.