The Green STEM Summit is an exclusive, exciting opportunity for students to network with STEM professionals from industry, government and academia during this virtual and free STEM Career Fair!

Event FAQs:

Who: Grades 6 - 12 & College Students

What: Virtual STEM Career Fair

When: Sat., October 24, 2020
    8 a.m. - 12 noon PST

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Where: Zoom (Link provided after registration)

Students: Participate in the Sustainability Project Video Competition!

Prizes: For Video Competition and a Door Prize - awarded virtually


Kathie Martin
SCV Water


Victoria Wood
Lockheed Martin


Welcome, teachers and mentors!

Thank you for providing 6th - 12th grade and community college students this exclusive opportunity to speak with dozens of STEM professionals from industry, government, academia and non-profits to explore career pathways in five STEM focus areas (plus a special STEM opportunity section!):

  • Engineering and Technology (Track 1)
  • Advanced Manufacturing (Track 2)
  • Natural and Physical Sciences (Track 3)
  • Biomimicry and Biotechnology (Track 4)
  • Environmental Art, Ethics and Design (Track 5)
  • Special STEM Opportunities and Animal Exhibit (Track 6)

The Green STEM Summit is completely free and features 15-minute Q & A sessions with STEM professionals. Plus, all teacher/mentor attendees will be automatically entered to win a special STEM prize! (Must be online during the announcement to claim prize.) All teachers, mentors, students, staff and volunteers must register to participate in the Green STEM Summit. Accommodations are limited, so register early!

TEACHERS! Please consider using this virtual STEM event as educational content for your students this fall. Click here to download a customizable message to assist you in communicating the registration process to your students and their parents. Thank you for using Green STEM Summit’s online event as a STEM activity in your class!


Mentors will register for a 15-minute Zoom session with students and be assigned to one of the six STEM tracks. Specific session discussion topics can vary but we ask that each mentor leave at least five minutes for Q&A with students. Mentors should introduce themselves, describe their educational and career background and any other specific discussion topic they choose to present. Mentors can share a presentation or other audio-visual materials or just virtually speak with the students.

In addition to the 15-minute session, mentors are invited to judge student videos for the STEM video competition on the SCEEC YouTube Channel. See details below.


Teachers, please encourage your students to participate in the Green STEM Video Competition and share their understanding of critical sustainability issues. Video topics should focus on using STEM to solve important sustainability issues including: climate change, natural resource conservation, recyclable materials, sustainable foods, biodiversity, water quality, Santa Clara River Watershed, or another STEM-related topic. Check out the judge's Video Tips and Rubric and  for guidance. For more information on the video competition, contact or

Deadline to submit video: October 16, 2020

SCEEC will categorize video submissions into each of the five STEM focus areas listed above, and prizes will be awarded in each: (1st, 2nd and 3rd in each - 15 awards!)

  • 1st Prize - $150
  • 2nd Prize - $75
  • 3rd Prize - $50

We encourage you to help judge the student STEM video competition on our YouTube channel. Thank you in advance for showing students how STEM-related business, government and academic careers can make a greener, more sustainable world, and for promoting Science, Technology, Engineering and Math!


Event Terms and Conditions. Photography & Filming: For promotional purposes, the video production team may record the Green STEM Summit. Attendees who do not wish to be filmed or recorded should advise the organizers by email to prior to the event. Speakers: Views expressed by speakers are their own. SCEEC and its representatives cannot accept liability for advice given, or views expressed, by any speaker at the Green STEM Summit or in any material provided to attendees.

Completing registration for this event signals agreement to these Terms and Conditions.