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North Carolina Science Summit


Empowering Communities and Individuals

April 10, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
Emerging Issues Commons, James B. Hunt, Jr. Library, NC State

The 2014 Science Summit, will provide a platform for science and technology leaders to focus the attention of NC Science Summitpolicy makers on the importance of strengthening science and technology across the state. Eight satellite locations across North Carolina will be hosting live streamed regional events. Join us for an exciting event featuring some of the state’s most talented entrepreneurs and policy leaders in STEM. Don't miss out on your opportunity to engage with these leaders and ask questions.  This year’s event will feature an address by Senator Bob Rucho from the NC General Assembly, and a keynote address by Madhu Beriwal, the dynamic CEO of IEM Inc.  Learn about many of the innovative developments and strategies to enhance STEM industry recruitment and connect STEM industry to classroom education.  The health of our STEM ecosystem will be center stage as we discuss how we can empower North Carolina’s communities to collective action aimed at strengthening the science and technology sectors. 

Click here to view the entire agenda (including speakers), register for the program, and learn more about this year’s Science Summit.