This is the current list of Arizona STEM happenings for 2018. Visit again for updates.
National Engineers Week – February 18-24, 2018
Engineers Day at Arizona Science Center – February 24, 2018
Mesa Public Schools Science & Engineering Fair – (not yet announced) Feb., 2018.
Arizona Science Olympiad
Division B Regionals
Arizona State Tournament, (not yet announced) March, 2018, Div. B & Div. C
Arizona SciTech Festival 7th Season – February 1 thru March 31, 2018
Kick-off Conference 31 August 2017 -- Mesa Arts Center 7:45am-4pm
Chief Science Officer 3rd Annual Summer Institute 18-21 July 2017 at GCU in Phoenix
Call for Jedi Mentors now open
Southern Arizona Research, Science and Engineering Fair (SARSEF) – 12-14 April, 2018
Judging of projects – 12 April 2018
Public viewing - 13 April 2018
Awards - 14 April 2018
Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) – (not yet announced) April, 2018
Judging of projects – April, 2018
Sierra Vista Science and Engineering Fair (YES Fair) – (not yet announced) February, 2018
Judging of projects – February, 2018
Arizona Junior Science and Humanities Symposium – (not yet announced) March, 2018
Judging of projects – March 2018
Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) – May 13 – 18, 2018, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania
ASU Events (not yet announced)
Arizona Science Teachers Association (ASTA) Annual Conference – October 28, 2017
Casteel High /School, Chandler, AZ, 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Governor’s Celebration of Innovation – November 2, 2017
Rawhide Events Center (new venue this year)
2017 Judging – June through August
Future City Competition Judging – (not yet announced) January, 2018
Models on display / preliminary judging for society awards – January, 2018
Central AZ Chapter (not yet announced) January/February, 2018
Papago Chapter – (not yet announced) January/February, 2018
Annual Sacaton Robotics (previously Gila River Community Science & Engineering Fair)
Not yet announced
The Arizona Council of Engineering and Scientific Associations (ACESA) announces selection of Student and Teacher Awards to be presented at the Governors Celebration of Innovation (GCOI).
Future Innovator of the Year Award:
Future Innovator of the Year Honorable Mention Award:
Teacher of the Year Award:
Teacher of the Year Honorable Mention Award:
GCOI, under the auspices of the Arizona Technology Council and the Arizona Commerce Authority has become the premier technology community gathering of its kind in Arizona. This year the awards ceremony will take place at the Rawhide Events Center on Thursday, November 2, 2017 from 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. For additional information visit the GCOI website or the ACESA events listing.
A First Lego League tournament was held at Hamilton High School (Chandler, AZ) on Saturday, December 17, 2016. There were 27 teams in the competition.
Some quick shots of the participants....
The ACESA website has been updated (as you no doubt have noted)!
All good things come to those that wait, and now the wait is over. ACESA introduces a great destination for STEM and Education news in the Phoenix Valley and the state of Arizona. For information on how your organization can become an ACESA member and contribute news and announcements, click on the Contact link at the top of the page and get in touch with an ACESA officer!