Kickoff Session Sneak Peek: “The New Careers that STEM Creates”

Posted in: 8th Annual Kickoff Conference

Track: The Latest & Greatest in AZ STEM Innovation

CREATES (celebrating research education, advanced technology, engineering, and science) which is what these new professions do.

STEM is an ever-growing field, with new research developments and applications. Jobs that are done today did not exist even 20 or 30 years ago, and varying credentials that were not needed years ago are now a requirement. The U.S. Department of Commerce predicts that the percent of increase in STEM professions will be about 17 percent. This increase is due in part to these new careers, that were developed. 

Join and engage with this panel of unique professionals of varying backgrounds, who are at the forefront of Arizona’s STEM innovation. Listen as they go over what their professions are and how they came to be, and learn about careers that you didn’t even know existed! 


Moderator:  Merlin D’Souza, Chief Science Officer, Casa Grande Union High School District



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