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2018 Exhibitors2018-02-01T15:29:00+00:00

Explore electricity, technology, & health with the 4-H National Youth Science experiment: Incredible Wearables! Check out how to build a fitness tracker, test your steps & pulse, and learn about electricity and the body.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

STEM Educator, Financial Agent (My organization provides STEM education resources for afterschool programs)

http://scionthemove.org

Explore the history of South Carolina Architect Robert Mills and experience the evolution of brick making practices while learning about the role of sustainable practices and construction technology on today’s jobsite. Participants will use virtual reality to experience masonry structures and be guided in recreating built architectural elements from the Fireproof Building, a National Historic Landmark in Charleston. Everyone will have the opportunity to play with Legos or get their hands messy in the brick making pit!

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Architect, Construction Administrator, Engineer

www.aiacharleston.com

Explore the history of South Carolina Architect Robert Mills and experience the evolution of brick making practices while learning about the role of sustainable practices and construction technology on today’s jobsite. Participants will use virtual reality to experience masonry structures and be guided in recreating built architectural elements from the Fireproof Building, a National Historic Landmark in Charleston. Everyone will have the opportunity to play with Legos or get their hands messy in the brick making pit!

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Architect, Construction Administrator, Engineer

http://americancollegeofthebuildingarts.com

Learn how a science concept goes from idea to book through fun experiments and activities with Arbordale. Writing and coloring pages guide kids through their own creative process and magnetic experiments kick off the fun.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Science book author, Science Illustrator, Digital Content Manager, web designer

http://www.arbordalepublishing.com

Bach to Rock Mount Pleasant is a music school in Belle Hall Shopping Center. We specialize in private lessons and group classes for students of all ages and skill levels. Teaching a wide range of instruments from the classical to the contemporary, we can find the right instrument for you.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Recording Engineer, Guitar Technician, Musician

https://mountpleasant.b2rmusic.com/

Come and view the variety of hands-on and interactive activities used in Berkeley County School District to engage students in exploring STE(A)M opportunities.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Recording Engineer, Guitar Technician, Musician

www.bcsdschools.net

Informational booth about (BEC) STEM related careers and education requirements, industry related tools and displays, and giveaways. Come see our service truck first hand.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

STEM Career Specialist, STEM Educator

www.berkelyelectric.coop

Interactive hands-on STEM based exhibit featuring paper airplanes and model airplanes.

http://www.boeing.com

Carolina Studios provide a safe after-school recording studio where students learn to create their own music and video through career focused initiatives.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Song Writing, Music Engineering, Recording/Singing

carolinastudios.net

Children and families are invited to use their creativity and explore STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) together! Can you complete our hands-on STEM challenges?

exploreCML.org

Charleston Collegiate School’s mission is to inspire students to become passionate, lifelong learners by empowering them with knowledge, creativity, curiosity and confidence to mindfully embrace the opportunities of tomorrow.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

STEM Educator

www.charlestoncollegiate.org

Come by and have some STEM fun with your Charleston County Government friends.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Civil Engineering, Construction Maintenance

www.charlestoncounty.org

The Wind Tube encourages and engages guests to experience the way science works with hands-on learning about wind currents and aerodynamics. Have fun discovering the effect that moving air has on various objects as you let them fly in the wind tube.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Librarian, Media Specialist, Data Scientist

www.ccpl.org

Engaging students in STE(A)M begins at an early age. CCSD STEAM focused schools provide the initial spark and support for this community focused goal.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Engineering, Science Research, Environmental Science

http://www.ccsdschools.com

Did you know that the ground we walk every day in Charleston is teeming with fossils from prehistoric creatures that once lived in South Carolina? Help us uncover these fossils and recreate the Earth’s layers where they belong! Spin the prize wheel before you leave and win your VERY OWN fossil to take home with you!

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Paleontology, Geology, Evolutionary Biology

chsfossiladventures.com

Come try out the VR headset and to tour Charleston Southern University – but beware, Chaz the STEM Fest mascot may be hiding somewhere on the campus. Learn all about how CSU students used this tool in Guatemala to introduce computer science to an after school program for kids./ A team of mathematicians have been captured by pirates! They have left behind clues that only a fellow mathematician can solve in order to find out where they’ve been taken. Can you solve their puzzles in time and rescue these mathematicians before they’re made to walk the plank?!/Many foods, especially ones with high water content have densities just slightly greater than the density of water. These solids will sink in water. Have you ever tried how the foods behave in salt water? Come to and find out.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Programmer, Network Administration, Cybersecurity Specialist/University professor, STEM Educator/Computer and Information Scientists, Chemists, Medical Scientists

www.csuniv.edu

 

Hands on activities that highlight 4-H activities and projects and how they connect to STEM themes.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

4-H Youth Education, Natural Resources, Water Resources

https://www.clemson.edu/extension/charleston/4h/index.html

The Clemson University Restoration Institute will have three main activities.  A pair of bicycles will develop a tactile understanding of power and energy as it relates to exercise.  A second exhibit will demonstrate the fields of computer science and digital modeling in relation to video game and movie development.  The third exhibit will be a hands on experiment to understanding archeology and conservation science.

www.clemsonenergy.com

The Camp Voyager Experience will showcase different program elements from our residential, five day summer camp. Attendees will have the opportunity to interactive with our LEGO Mindstorms, OZOBOTS, Little Bits and Sphere Robots. Parents will be provided information about the camp and all it has to offer.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

STEM Camp Director, Science Educator

https://yli.sites.clemson.edu

Join us for an exciting day of science and math exploration. We will examine rocks, fossils and extinct animals that roamed the region; we will play with roboroaches and explore neuroprosthetics; we will explore plants and animals and fungi, we will modify streams and rivers to see how landscapes change; we will investigate energy, electricity, magnetism and optics; and finally we will explore computer science, the seafloor and math. The exhibits will rotate in and out throughout the day.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Computer Science, Biology, and Geology/Ecologist, Marine Biologist, Botanist

http://lhsm.cofc.edu

Live, local marine animals and fish for examination. Marine Bio Grad students available for questions.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

marine biologist, fisheries management

http://gricemarinelab.cofc.edu/

We will grab the attendee’s interest with an interactive Small Engine 101 exhibit in which they will have the opportunity to disassemble and reassemble a 4 stroke engine. Upon reassembly we will quickly fire up the engines to show the students what they have accomplished. We will also have a partially functional model of a variable geometry turbo on hand. We will use it to explain the many different facets of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math that goes into the design, testing, and manufacturing processes we incorporate into our daily work.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Product Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Controls Engineering

Cummins.com

We want to provide exposure an earlier age to become tomorrow’s innovators in science, technology, engineering, math and the arts. We will offer the audience and participants the opportunity to obtain hands-on experience and engage with educators who are top in their field.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

STEM, Pre-Engineering, STEAM

http://www.edlinesites.net/pages/Dorchester_County_SD

We want to provide exposure an earlier age to become tomorrow’s innovators in science, technology, engineering, math and the arts. We will offer the audience and participants the opportunity to obtain hands-on experience and engage with educators who are top in their field.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

STEM, Pre-Engineering, STEAM

http://www.edlinesites.net/pages/Dorchester_County_SD

We want to provide exposure an earlier age to become tomorrow’s innovators in science, technology, engineering, math and the arts. We will offer the audience and participants the opportunity to obtain hands-on experience and engage with educators who are top in their field.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

STEM, Pre-Engineering, STEAM

http://www.edlinesites.net/pages/Dorchester_County_SD

Young visitors and their families will have an opportunity to participate in activities to spark their interest in areas of aeronautics, engineering, and design, by engaging in EdVenture’s STEAM challenges. From building icosidodecaheadrons to solving puzzles and creating the best flying paper airplane to the highest plank tower, STEM Festival guests will enjoy the beauty of mathematics and science.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Aeronautics, engineering, design

EdVenture.org

Visit the Engaging Creative Minds table for an exciting design challenge with Corpus Callosum. Using just popsicle sticks, what kinds of creative things can you build and take home with you. Just bring your imagination.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

STEAM education, Professional Development Specialist, Summer STEAM Institute Director or Educator

www.engagingcreativeminds.org

Come join us for a FUN, engaging, hands on STEM activity. Summer camp information available also!

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

STEM Classes in 3 Categories: Technology Based, Hands On, Robotics

Friends of Coastal SC is a non-profit US Fish ans Wildlife support group providing free education to K-12 students. Come learn how the shape of a bird’s beak helps them to eat.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

US Fish and Wildlife, US Forest Service, Conservation Biology

sccoastalfriends.org

Girls will use household objects to build devices that teach them about potential and kinetic energy.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Accounting, Research, Marketing, Information Technology, and Fund Development

http://www.girlscoutsesc.org/

Learn the Physics of flight using the science behind making a paper rocket. Learn the importance of stability in flight and see how far your paper rocket can fly. We will build a rocket from paper and a drinking straw.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Environmental Science, Public Health Science, Engineer

www.lamcnc.org

Learn how to build a wooden boat while learning math and science along the way!

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Boat-builder, STEM Educator

www.lowcountrymaritimesociety.org

The Lowcountry Stargazers will discuss and demonstrate telescope basics, and astronomy for beginning hobbyists. Telescopes will be set up with filters for safe viewing of our Sun.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Physician, Pharmacist, Nurse

www.lowcountrystargazers.org

MUSC researchers and students bring their scientific discoveries to your backyard! Come learn how these discoveries and innovations are being used to improve health outcomes and quality of life throughout the state of South Carolina (and beyond). And don’t forget to ask us about the many opportunities there are for you to get involved and make a difference!

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Researchers/Research Staff (research coordinators, research nurses, research support experts, statisticians), Clinical team (doctors, nurses, physicians assistants, physical therapists), Biomedical informatics

sctr.musc.edu

Explore the history of South Carolina Architect Robert Mills and experience the evolution of brick making practices while learning about the role of sustainable practices and construction technology on today’s jobsite. Participants will use virtual reality to experience masonry structures and be guided in recreating built architectural elements from the Fireproof Building, a National Historic Landmark in Charleston. Everyone will have the opportunity to play with Legos or get their hands messy in the brick making pit!

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Architecture, Construction, Engineering

What happens when you have kidney disease and you end up with too much water on your lungs? How can Bi-level ventilation help? What else can BiPAP/ CPAP help with?

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Respiratory Therapy, Doctors, Nurses

MUSC Students will offer hands – on activities to demonstrate to local K-12 students how a STEM education shaped their future healthcare career choice!

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Health Care Careers, Academics, Research

Charleston is home to five NOAA laboratories and is the home port of two NOAA research ships. Join researchers from the National Ocean Service, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Weather Service, and Office of Marine and Aviation Operations with some hands on activities and NOAA educational materials.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Science, Oceanography, Meteorology, Engineering

The Charleston Professionals Chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers is fulfilling the NSBE mission locally through dedication to STEM opportunities for pre-college and collegiate students as well as professionals. For the youth, we encourage pre-college students to enter the STEM field and aid those in college in completing their degrees. For the professionals, we offer professional and life enhancing sessions, networking events, and several ways to give back to the community.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Electrical Engineer, Computer Scientist, Civil Engineers

We will have some hands on activities and demonstrations to show how steel is made or focus on engineering principles.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Electrical Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Metallurgical Engineer

www.nucor.com

Hands-on, STEM-based learning using real-time shark data from the OCEARCH Global Shark Tracker.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Marine Biologist, Microbiologist, Engineer

Check out all of the cool things going on with the education department at Patriots Point! Become a scientist and participate in REAL RESEARCH or get hands-on with our aircraft carrier challenge!

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

STEM Educator, Museum Services and Operations, Ship Welders, Painters, Plumbers, Electricians

patriotspoint.org

A hands on demonstration with littleBits and MaKey MaKey representative, Tom Noren.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

STEM Educator, Media Specialist, Computer Programmer

www.playtek.org

Make projects that make magic come to life. We will have a collection of maker projects from optical illusions to magic tricks to show how making is magic!

 

www.reforge.io

Mind Trekkers and Bosch team up to offer hands on activities that help connect you to STEM.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Engineer, Electrician, Mechanic

www.bosch.us.com

Express your creativity through electricity. Use your STEAM brain to design an electric greeting card while exploring the basics of circuits.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Electrical Engineer, Design Engineer, Art Designer

www.s2temsc.org

Be a cyber warrior! Learn all about Day of Cyber AND how to pick a simple lock! SC Cyber will be assisted by the Charleston Southern University and Wando High Cyber clubs for this activity.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Cybersecurity Analyst, Network Penetration Tester, Network Administrator

http://www.sccyber.org

Dive into fun, interactive activities to SEA STEM in action with the South Carolina Aquarium.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Marine Biologist, Water Quality Technician,

scaquarium.org

Come discover some animals that swim in Charleston Harbor. These vertebrates and invertebrates have many cool adaptations to survive in their specific environment.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Biologist, natural resource technician, Enviromentalist

dnr.sc.gov/ccd/

Explore the history of South Carolina Architect Robert Mills and experience the evolution of brick making practices while learning about the role of sustainable practices and construction technology on today’s jobsite.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Library science, mapping, digital data

www.schistory.org

Come discover a few of the exciting careers in the field of marine science! Our booth will feature coastal critters and specimens, provide opportunities to collect water and weather data, and challenge you to design equipment suitable for deep sea ocean exploration! Information on fellowships will be provided as well as free giveaways and publications!

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Climate Change Specialist, Living Marine Resources Specalist, Marine Education

http://www.scseagrant.org

Put your design skills to the test in our marble machine challenge. Get gone with the wind as we uncover air in motion and the basic principles of aerodynamics. Let the South Carolina State Museum ignite your creativity as we explore forces in motion. May the force be with you!

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Respiratory Therapy, Doctors, Nurses

http://scmuseum.org

Enjoy learning about Engineering concepts through hands on activities at SPAWAR Atlantic’s STEM booth.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Electrical Engineer, Computer Scientist, Cyber Security

http://www.public.navy.mil/spawar/Atlantic/Pages/Outreach.aspx

“If you can dream it, you can do it,” Walt Disney. Discover your inner creativity at the ENGAGING CREATIVE MINDS Think Tank where we’ll dream it up and design it together using the latest software and technology. Learn artistic techniques & design strategies from ECM’s STEAM team tech experts as we explore the wonderful world of ANIMATION.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

STEAM education, Professional Development Specialist, Summer STEAM Institute Director or Educator

www.engagingcreativeminds.org

Career fields and educational options for biotechnology & Demonstration of simple Biology and Biotechnology techniques./ Importance of Mathematics in general public & degree/career options in Mathematics. Hands-on STEM mathematics activities.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Biotechnology, Agriscience, General Science Degrees and Careers/ Mathematics, Engineering

www.tcl.edu

Pollinators are easy to incorporate into a classroom curriculum, and there are many benefits to doing so. The Bee Cause provides educational organizations and schools with indoor, observation honey bee hives and supporting STEAM based lesson plans. Our exhibition will offer K-12 leveled activities that highlight how easy it is to support our pollinators and our national and state teaching standards simultaneously.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Educators. Ecologists. Environmentalists.

www.thebeecause.org

Explore rocks and fossils featured in our Bunting Natural History Gallery at the Charleston Museum. Learn to test rocks to learn their properties and examine fossils for clues about the past.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Palentology, Archaeology, Architect

www.charlestonmuseum.org

Join faculty and cadets from The Citadel for hands-on STEM fun. Learn about our STEM programs and competitions.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

STEM Educator, STEM Professor

www.citadel.edu

Explore the history of South Carolina Architect Robert Mills and experience the evolution of brick making practices while learning about the role of sustainable practices and construction technology on today’s jobsite. Participants will use virtual reality to experience masonry structures and be guided in recreating built architectural elements from the Fireproof Building, a National Historic Landmark in Charleston. Everyone will have the opportunity to play with Legos or get their hands messy in the brick making pit!

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Regenerative Architecture, Construction Engineering, Chemical Engineering

CWbricks.com

Providing a wheel of prizes and temporary tattoos for kids, also have coupons for the adults

Families,General Public

Ecology of Roaches – Tony Bertauski, Coordinator of Horticulture at Trident will provide an overview of the biological importance of Madagascar hissing cockroaches and an opportunity for the non-squeamish to handle live roaches.

Programming Algorithms and Playing Cards – participants will learn programming basics using a system of giant playing cards to learn a search pattern.  Fun for everyone.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Entomologist, Biologist, Ecologist

www.tridenttech.edu

See how high you can build a candy heart tower! A Corps regulator will also be on-site to give a wetland delineation demonstration.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Engineers, Biologists, Resource Management (Funding and Math)

http://www.sac.usace.army.mil/

Explore the history of South Carolina Architect Robert Mills and experience the evolution of brick making practices while learning about the role of sustainable practices and construction technology on today’s jobsite. Participants will use virtual reality to experience masonry structures and be guided in recreating built architectural elements from the Fireproof Building, a National Historic Landmark in Charleston. Everyone will have the opportunity to play with Legos or get their hands messy in the brick making pit!

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Masonry, Architect, Construction Technologist/Technician

www.usgbcsc.org

LEARN about the world water crisis. SEE the work of Water Mission. DISCOVER your own way to make a difference.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Science, Engineering, Health

www.watermission.org/lessonsinabucket

We will setup our greenscreen and montiors so public simulate being a meteorologist. We will also have a sign up available for kids ages 5-12 to appear on our live 5:00pm Newscast and do the weather with our Chief Meteorologist Dave Williams. We randomly select registrants to be a guest on our show, every Wednesday.

Top Three STEM-related Careers Within Your Workplace:

Webmaster, Engineer and Meteorolgist

ABCNEWS4.COM

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