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Call for Presenters and Posters


You are invited to present a session and a poster at the eighth annual Bridging the Gap: Uniting North Carolina K-16 STEM Education conference in Raleigh on October 27-28, 2020.

Presenters will have an opportunity to address topics ranging from starting and expanding a STEM program, to showcasing innovative and engaging STEM education resources.

This opportunity is open to K-12 educators and administrators, higher education faculty and students, and those representing nonprofit organizations, government agencies and other STEM groups. Individuals interested in marketing sellable items, or who represent for-profit organizations may present a session using the premium exhibitor option.

Please see links below for additional information and to submit an application.

Present a session

Application Deadline: June 15

Notification Deadline: July 15

Presentation Categories: Click here to view list.

Both 50-minute and 10-minute presentations are available.

Up to 3 presenters for each approved presentation will receive a 40% registration discount. (This is in addition to any “early bird” rates that may be in effect for all conference registrants.) Student presenters are not eligible for the discount.


Present a poster

Application Deadline: June 15

Notification Deadline: beginning July 15

Poster Categories: Click here to view list.

The poster sessions will provide attendees with updated information about practical, quality STEM research that is of interest to a diverse audience.

Don’t miss this opportunity to share your STEM initiatives!