Thursday December 8, 2022 | Mesa Convention Center

X-STEM Phoenix

Plan a Field Trip That Will Ignite Your Students' Curiosity About STEM

What to Expect at X-STEM

X-STEM Phoenix is a FREE in-person CONFERENCE-STYLE event for middle and high school students designed to empower and inspire kids about careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.  Attendees will be inspired by presentations from leading STEM role models, participate in Q&A sessions, learn by doing in hands-on workshops, interact with students from all over the county, and have fun while learning about exciting career opportunities in STEM!

Registered attendees and school groups will be assigned to view four stage presentations and one hands-on workshop session.

X-STEM Phoenix is presented by West Pharma and the U.S. Space Force.  Workshops are sponsored by the U.S. Air Force.

Thursday, December 8, 2022  |  9:30am to 2:00 pm MST  |  Mesa Convention Center

Presented by


Middle and High School Students in grades 6-12


Free in-person conference featuring presentations and hands-on workshops given by STEM role models


Thursday December 8, 2022, 9:30am to 2pm, at the Mesa Convention Center

Speakers & Workshop Presenters - MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED
Aerospace Engineer and musician

Roy Moye III

Get inspired by this engineer and grammy nominated musical artist!  Hear about his personal journey to become an aerospace engineer and sing along to his STEM-inspired tunes.

Operations Flight Commander

Capt Tasia Reed

Hear from this Captain of the newest branch of the Armed Forces – the United States Space Force – and learn about her life as a Space Operations Officer!

Oceanographer and Climate Scientist

Dr. Joellen Russell

Hear from this renowned oceanographer and climate scientist from the University of Arizona.

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