Registration Open for April 30, 2019, STEM Summit

2019 STEM Summit

Innovative education-workplace partnerships are emerging across Iowa, bringing value to employers while inspiring tomorrow's workers in today's classrooms. This is the future of school. The STEM Education + Workplace Partnerships - Governor's 2019 Future Ready Iowa Summit will profile these pioneers to equip invitees -- leaders from business and industry, education, nonprofits, elected officials, students and others -- to enact or expand upon early successes that dot the state. Models across the spectrum will be showcased, including rural and urban, elementary and secondary, technical and pre-professional, public and private, autonomous and collaborative, global companies and local employers.


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Tuesday, April 30, 2019 — from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. with check in beginning at 8:00 a.m.


Iowa Events Center - Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center

730 Third Street

Des Moines, Iowa 50309

The preferred hotel for this event is the Comfort Inn and Suites. For reservations under the Iowa STEM Summit 2019 block, Group Code DV66T5, go to or call (515) 282-5251. The room block rate is $65 per room on April 29 plus 12% tax, includes complimentary breakfast. Deadline for reservations at this rate is Monday, April 8, 11:59PM.


A reception sponsored by Kemin Industries will be hosted on April 29 (Monday) from 5:00 to 7:00PM for Summit attendees at the Science Center of Iowa at 401 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway, Des Moines. 


+ Community Business Leaders;
+ PreK-12 Leaders, Administrators, Principals, Educators;
+ Policy Leaders and Elected Officials;
+ Workforce and Economic Development Professionals;
+ School-to-Work Advocates;
+ Higher Education Professionals;
+ Informal Education Partners;
+ Students and Parents;
+ Teacher-Preparers and Professional Developers;
+ Others interested in school+business partnerships.


As this is a public event, photographs and/or video will be taken at this event.

By taking part in this event, you grant the event organizers full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming. This includes any reproductions or adaptations of the images or video for fundraising, publicity or other educational purposes in the future. 


Adults: $50

Students (K-16): $0

Please Note: All fees are non-refundable.

*To register multiple individuals using one payment method, contact us at 319-273-2959.

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