STEM CONFERENCE 2020
The two-day conference from 5 to 6 November 2020 will feature a mixture of presentations by local and international speakers, hands-on tinkering and applied learning workshops that promote STEM education and careers.
There will be sharing sessions on best teaching practices in STEM education, the adoption of technology in the modern classroom and identifying new challenges, directions and efforts in continuing to promote STEM education to change the world for the better.
MESSAGE FROM CO-CHAIRS
A/Prof Lim Tit Meng
Chief Executive, Science Centre Board
A/Prof Teo Tang Wee
Natural Sciences & Science Education
National Institute of Education
To maintain a competitive edge in the 21st century, STEM education is a pivotal gateway to the future economy driven by the globalization of technology. Science Centre Singapore aims to be at the forefront of STEM education in Asia and to create a bridge between educational institutions, employers and their communities.
This conference will inspire, engage and challenge participants on a range of hands-on activities with a focus on real-world application challenges. The sharing sessions will also empower participants to expand their knowledge and gain valuable skills in teaching and learning of STEM while networking with like-minded professionals.
We believe the growing advocacy for STEM education will promote innovation, entrepreneurship and a higher level of competencies in the future workforce.
On behalf of the conference organizing committee, we would like to express our deepest thanks to Senior Management of Science Centre Singapore, National Institute of Education, Singapore and its Head of the Natural Sciences and Science Education for their support in this ISEC-STEM Conference 2020 collaboration.
We would also like to thank our sponsors and partners for their time and resources. Finally, our heartfelt thanks to all speakers, exhibitors and participants for your attendance and we wish all of you having a very fruitful time with us!
ABOUT SCIENCE CENTRE SINGAPORE
Science Centre Singapore, a non-formal educational institution and leading regional Science Centre, along with its group of attractions, brings out the wonders of science, technology, engineering and mathematics through its unique blend of exhibitions, educational programmes, and events.
A custodian of creativity and innovation, Science Centre Singapore has captured the evolution of scientific developments for nearly four decades. The Centre and its partners have played a pivotal role in transforming the way students and the public interact with and learn about science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
Since 1977, the Centre has welcomed over 30 million visitors and inspired them with more than 1,000 exhibits spread across 14 exhibition galleries and outdoor exhibition spaces. The Centre’s group of attractions include Omni-Theatre,
Snow City and KidsSTOP™.
For more information, please visit www.science.edu.sg.