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World’s First Massively Open Online Conference for STEMx Educators!

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If we can have “MOOC’s”, why not MOOC-Con’s?


Register today for the free Global STEMx Education Conference! It’s the world’s first massively open online conference for STEMx educators – a three day STEM-a-palooza that will run 24 hours a day, Sept 19-21. The aim is to share innovations from around the world that are transforming the teaching and learning of science, technology, engineering, math, computer science, and more.


  • It’s Massive… We already have registrants from 62 countries!
  • It’s Open… There’s no fee, and everyone is welcome to attend – and even submit presentation proposals
  • It’s Online… so that no one needs to have a travel budget
  • It’s a Conference… modeled after the Global Educators Conference

Here’s how you can participate:


Bring innovations from around the world to your classroom – and share what’s working for you. Topics include:


  • Science Education Re-Imagined
  • IT Education Re-Imagined
  • Engineering Education Re-Imagined
  • Math Education Re-Imagined
  • Adding the “x” in STEMx Education
  • Technology Tools for STEMx
  • Online Learning for STEMx
  • Informal & Nonformal STEMx Learning
  • Expanding Global Competency for STEMx Students
  • STEMx Professional Learning for Teachers
  • Innovations in Assessment
  • Research on STEMx Teaching and Learning
  • Leadership, Policy and Partnerships
  • Opportunity, Equity, and Diversity


For more details, see the STEMx Conference press release:

STEMxCON Press Release - August 2013 by Lucy Gray


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Jim Vanides, B.S.M.E, M.Ed.
Global Education Program Manager
Sustainability & Social Innovation

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  • Jim Vanides is responsible for the vision, strategy, design, and implementation of education technology innovation initiatives. His focus is the effective use of technology to create powerful learning experiences that help students around the world succeed. He has been instrumental in launching over 1200 primary, secondary, and higher education projects in 41 countries, including the HP Catalyst Initiative - a 15-country network of 60+ education organizations exploring innovations in STEM(+) learning and teaching. In addition to his work at HP, Jim teaches an online course for Montana State University on the Science of Sound, a masters-level, conceptual physics course for teachers in grades 5 through 8. Jim’s past work at HP has included engineering design, engineering management, and program management in R&D, Manufacturing, and Business Development. He holds a BS in Engineering and a MA in Education, both from Stanford University.
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