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Global STEM Alliance Summit 

Participants of the GSA Summit
Global STEM Alliance Summit

The 2020 Summit had been cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak. In it's place the Academy will host a virtual summit on July 21st, 2020 from 9-11am EST. 

Registration for the virtual Summit is now OPEN. Please register to attend the event here!

The 2021 GSA Summit will take place July 19th-21st, 2021 in New York City.


The New York Academy of Sciences’ Annual Global STEM Alliance (GSA) Summit, is a three-day event dedicated to building a global community of science and technology leaders. The event brings together GSA program participants from around the world, including many exceptional students who will have the opportunity to meet their STEM mentors face-to-face for the first time.

The students and mentors will be joined by representatives from some of the world’s leading science and technology institutions, as they participate in engaging workshops and panel discussions on the future of STEM innovation. All of the activity takes place at the Academy’s headquarters in downtown Manhattan, with stunning views of the New York City skyline as a backdrop.

During the Summit participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Network amongst peers, mentors, and professionals
  • Develop cross-cultural communication skills
  • Interact with STEM professionals from leading companies and universities, and learn about their career paths
  • Work collaboratively to promote team building
  • Showcase their progress and accomplishments in their respective programs.

Contact

1000girls1000futures@nyas.org

thejunioracademy@nyas.org

Global STEM Alliance Summit
Global STEM Alliance Summit

Global STEM Alliance Virtual  Summit 2020

Date

Tuesday, July 21st 9am-11am EST


Location

Online Webinar.

Registration is now open! 


Agenda

9:00 am - Opening welcome from Academy President and CEO, Nicholas Dirks

9:10 am - Keynote Presentation by Laura Helmuth, Editor-in-Chief of Scientific American

10:00 am - Junior Academy Challenge Winner Presentations

  • Space
  • Intelligent Homes & Health
  • Cybersecurity in the Age of IoT
  • Sustainable Chain of Transportation

10:40 am - Innovation Challenge Winner Presentations

  • Combating COVID-19

10:50 am - Farewell

Contact

1000girls1000futures@nyas.org

info@thejunioracademy.org

Global STEM Alliance Summit
Global STEM Alliance Summit
Global STEM Alliance Summit

The 2020 Summit had been cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

The 2021 GSA Summit will take place July 19th-21st, 2021 in New York City.

Sponsorship Opportunities

We are excited to announce the launch of our 4th annual Global STEM Alliance Summit at the New York Academy of Sciences!

From July 19th-21st, 2021, over 200 of the most promising Young Members of the Academy—a  cohort representing over 50 countries—will gather at the Academy’s headquarters in New York City. Participating students have all successfully completed a Global STEM Alliance mentoring program, and many of them will be meeting their mentors face-to-face for the first time at the Summit. Together the students and their mentors will exchange ideas, explore career options, connect cross-culturally, and discuss the future of innovation and STEM.

By sponsoring the GSA Summit, your organization can support the next generation of STEM innovators, and demonstrate its commitment to increasing the number and diversity of students in the STEM pipeline.

To learn more about how your organization can participate, please contact:

Kaari Casey, Senior Program Manager, at kcasey@nyas.org