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  • November 14
    2017
    Funding Deadline

    The Discovery Research PreK-12 program (DRK-12) seeks to significantly enhance the learning and teaching of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and computer science (STEM) by preK-12 students and teachers, through research and development of STEM education innovations and approaches. Projects in the DRK-12 program build on fundamental...

  • November 15-17
    2017
    Conference

    The Science Centre World Summit (SCWS) is a global meeting of professionals of science centres / museums and their networks from around the world. The SCWS2017 will be held in Japan, representing countries in the Asia and Pacific region, at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan).

    SCWS 2017 will be held over...

  • November 16-17
    2017
    Conference

    The National Academy of Sciences is hosting its third Arthur M. Sackler Colloquium on thie science of science communication to advance a national dialogue.

    Evolving from past colloquia, this Colloquium will focus on the consensus study report, Communicating Science Effectively: A Research Agenda , as a framework for advancing both...

  • December 11-15
    2017
    Conference

    Fall Meeting is the largest and preeminent Earth and space science meeting in the world. The 2017 Fall Meeting will take place in New Orleans, Louisiana, offering attendees the chance to discover a new location that features world renowned cuisine, music, arts and culture, and provides access to vital scientific ecosystems. The Crescent City...

  • January 13
    2018
    Conference

    Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana are where scientific innovation, fragile biomes, and the dynamic energy, biotech, and biomedical industries all meet political conservatism. The issues facing science writers and communicators in the region couldn't be more diverse or important.

    And yet, we hardly know each other....

  • January 29
    2018
    Conference

    Join the Lower Mainland Museum Educators (LMME) on January 29th to unpack and breakdown the big ideas of today: inclusivity, creative thinking, social responsibility, and innovation.

    Enjoy a full day of workshops, break-out sessions, and engaging seminars.

    This conference is aimed at all staff, volunteers (and those of us in-...

  • February 7-9
    2018
    Conference

    The Australian Citizen Science Association invites you to join us in Adelaide from February 7-9, 2018 as we bring together citizen science practitioners, participants, thought leaders and decision makers for the Australian Citizen Science Conference 2018 #CitSciOz18 .

    Featuring international keynote speakers Dr. Caren Cooper and Amy...

  • February 9-13
    2018
    Conference

    The American Library Association (ALA), the oldest and largest library association in the world, holds the ALA Midwinter Meeting & Exhibits in February. The conference draws more than 10,000 leaders and staff, educators, writers, publishers, Friends of libraries, trustees, special guests and exhibitors from the library and information...

  • February 15-19
    2018
    Conference

    In extraordinary times, the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) must come together to advance science with particular force. This conviction is in the organization’s DNA. In 1851, AAAS’ third president Alexander Dallas Bache said, “While science is without organization, it is without power.” Now, as then, we must work...

  • February 21-23
    2018
    Conference

    Join us for the 21st Annual ISEA Conference, February 21-23

    "Seeds of Change"

    Botanical Research Institute of Texas & Fort Worth Botanic Garden

    Registration Information Coming Soon!

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