2017 Conference

The 10th Annual Texas STEM Conference


January 19-21, 2017  -  Dallas - InterContinental Hotel


NEW - Presentation by JONATHAN GERLACH - "Beyond the 4 Letters of STEM" - January 20, 2017


Download Information Flyer Here

Complete 2017 Conference Program App (web version)



Early-Bird Registration:  by January 6 (extended)

     $295 - Conference;  $345 ** NOW $295 ** for PreConference Thursday AM and Conference. Code is SPECIAL.

Regular Registration:  by January 15

     $350 - Conference;  $400 for PreConference Thursday AM and Conference

Onsite Registration:  Limited, maximum attendance is 1,100

     $400 - Conference;  $450 for PreConference Thursday AM and Conference

Save on your registration fees by taking advantage of special early bird rates. The early bird deadline is January 6 and the regular deadline is January 15. Registration includes all conference materials, two breakfasts, breaks, and one ticket to the showcase luncheon on Friday. Secure your travel funding now.



Pre-Conference: Thursday, January 19, 2017:  8:30 am to 11:30 am (short courses only)

Thursday, January 19, 2017:  1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Friday, January 20, 2017:  8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Saturday, January 21, 2017:  8:00 am to 12:00 noon



Short Courses - Thursday Morning

Sessions - tentative as of 10/20

Complete Program - web app



Keynote "Thinking Like an Olympian" and Additional Session "STEM in Sports"



Keynote "21st Century Skills & STEM" and "Beyond the 4 Letters of STEM"



With an exhibitor booth, you will receive registration and gain full access to all conference sessions, meals, and events. You will have access to an audience of 900 education professionals including administrators and teachers. Vendor exhibition booths and a variety of sponsorships are available HERE. See the list of 60+ sponsors already committed HERE.


HOTEL RESERVATIONS - InterContinental Dallas (Addison) Hotel and Courtyard Dallas (Addison, backup/overflow)

The Texas STEM Coalition has negotiated special discounted room rates. All rooms include complimentary internet service. Access the online reservation system HERE. As of December 28, the InterContinental Dalllas is completely booked.

Alternate hotel - Courtyard Dallas Addison/Quorum Drive  for $134.00 USD  per night - Book your group rate for Texas STEM Conference


Download Information Flyer Here


Updated December 28, 2016

Link to the Texas STEM Coalition W9 form is HERE.

Who We Are

The Mission of the Texas STEM Coalition is to work with educators to ultimately prepare all Texas students to thrive in the 21st Century global economy by leveraging its extensive network of expertise, partnerships, resources and experience to:

- transform teaching and learning,
- promote the implementation of innovative, research- and standards-based STEM practices that align with College and Career Readiness objectives, and
- facilitate its dissemination through an effective state-wide alliance.

To download a roster of the 7 STEM centers and contact information, CLICK HERE.

Read more: Who We Are

What We Do

The Texas STEM Centers were created with a multi-faceted focus including disseminating proven STEM practices across the state, supporting the T-STEM Academies and the State math and science initiatives, developing pathways to increase the number of available quality STEM teachers, creating STEM professional development and curriculum, and researching practices in the field. In order to effectively accomplish these initiatives, the 7 centers need to function as a "single" statewide center with multiple locations and entry points to develop a coordinated approach.

Read more: What We Do

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