Following the success of its STEM Summit 2011 at the National Press Club, U.S. News & World Report has joined with Innovate+Education and STEMConnector to create STEM Solutions 2012, a leadership summit. The inaugural event brings together business, education, and government leaders who recognize the need to connect the dots between STEM education and careers. Exploring solutions and successes in STEM education as the pathways to jobs, summit participants will work toward key outcomes to create an impact that will fill jobs now and advance the future STEM workforce.
Summit sponsors include Cisco, Lenovo, Monster, and Purdue University. Event tracks include:
- The Demand Side: Industry and Jobs Today
- The Supply Side: Education and Jobs Tomorrow
- Seeking the Best ROI: Too Many Chocies?
- A Start but Not a Finish
- Communications: The Sputnik Movement in Slow Motion