X-STEM All Access Registration 2020


The USA Science & Engineering Festival is pleased to offer our popular X-STEM conference in a virtual format!

X-STEM All Access – presented by AstraZeneca – is an engaging, entertaining, educational, and interactive online STEM experience for kids.  Through a series of daily livestream events, students will hear from an exclusive group of visionaries who aim to empower and inspire kids about careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

The Festival is working to reschedule other events postponed due to COVID-19.  Visit usasciencefestival.org to sign up for our newsletter and follow us on social media to stay up to date on upcoming announcements.


1:00-2:00pm ET daily on

Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Shattering STEM Stereotypes with biomedical scientist Dr. Knatokie Ford and Google engineer Kim Swennen. View Teacher Resource page here.

Thursday, May 14, 2020
Ambassadors of Conservation & the Climate with atmospheric scientist Dr. Katharine Hayhoe and primatologist Dr. Mireya Mayor. Plus – special guest appearance by Former Vice President Al Gore. View Teacher Resource page here.

Friday, May 15, 2020
Exploring our Planet with oceanographer Dr. David Gallo and underwater cave explorer Jill Heinerth.
Dr. David Gallo and Jill Heinerth Teacher Resource

Monday, May 18, 2020
Science that Saves Lives with medical oncologist and drug discoverer Dr. Mika Sovak and neuroscientist Dr. Greg Gage. Plus – special guest appearance by infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci and NIH Director Dr. Franci Collins.
Dr. Mika Sovak & Dr. Greg Gage Teacher Resource

Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Life Beyond our World with NASA Astronaut Christina H. Koch and Aerospace Systems Engineer Bobak Ferdowsi. Plus – special guest appearance by NASA Astronaut Jessica Meir.
Christina Koch and Bobak Ferdowsi Teacher Resource

The full series will be moderated by science educator and communicator Justin Shaifer.

View full bios for X-STEM All Access speakers here.

Want to get involved? Submit a question for our speakers here. 

Register to Attend X-STEM All Access

Please complete the form below to join the X-STEM All Access virtual interactive speaker series.

Registered attendees will receive a link to attend all five livestream events.

This registration form is closed.  Please click here to view X-STEM All Access videos on demand.