Connecting and Empowering Global Youth Citizens

Sunday, September 30, 2018: 1:45 PM-3:00 PM
Meeting Room 14 (Connecticut Convention Center)
Session Leader:
Walter Staveloz, Director, International Relations, Association of Science-Technology Centers
Presenters:
Saranya Sathananthan Sathananthan, Outreach Project Director, WGBH, Jared Wilkins, Senior Manager Learning Experiences, QUESTACON, The National Science and Technology Centre, Kimberly Godfrey, Women In Natural Sciences Coordinator, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University and Diego Bevilaqua, Head, Museu da Vida - Fiocruz

Today’s young science center visitors have to become the solutions generation. With a focus on youth and the future, science centers are well-placed to empower youth, to harness their passion, to hear their voices, and to capture ideas. Discuss challenges with global youth programs and hear from students around the world.

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