2017 STEM Summit

Join us for the 2017 STEM Summit! 

Please note:  Online registration is now closed.  Registration will be available onsite (lunch may not be available).

The 2017 STEM Summit is a one-day event designed to bring together education leaders with technology companies from the Pittsburgh area to see STEM in action. At this year’s STEM Summit, attendees will have the opportunity to not only talk about cutting edge STEM education practices, but all attendees will have the opportunity to visit some of the most exciting technology companies in the region to get a taste of what it is like to work in the STEM sector. 

We're excited to have Dr. Georgia Teppert, Assistant to the Superintendent at the Greater Latrobe School District, as the Keynote Speaker this year.  Dr. Georgia Teppert is currently the Assistant to the Superintendent at the Greater Latrobe School District. Georgia has been in education for 29 years. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Health, Physical Education and Dance from Slippery Rock University, a Master's Degree in Education and Administration fromCalifornia University of Pennsylvania, Supervisory Certificate in CU1Ticulum and Instruction and Doctorate Degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Pittsburgh.   

Prior to entering administration, Georgia taught Health and Physical Education and coached various sports at Valley School of Ligonier and Southmoreland Senior High School. She served as an assistant high school principal for 10 years in the Richl and , Ligonier Valley and Greater Latrobe School Districts, and was the senior high school principal for six years at Greater Latrobe. Georgia also serves as an adjunct professor with Delaware Valley College. In her current position of Assistant to the Superintendent, her responsibilities include secondary curriculum and instruction as well as human resources.
Georgia is extensively involved in her school-community. She is a member of the board for the Latrobe Art Center in which she held the office of Presidency for five years, and serves as a member of the Greater Latrobe Ati Conservation Trust. Georgia has served on several community non -profit committees, and regularly volunteers her time to assist various civic organizations. Georgia and  her husband Ernie  reside in Latrobe, PA with their 12 year old daughter Arielle.

Tour locations for this year include:  Inventionland, Uber, Google Pittsburgh, Simcoach Games, and Fab Lab at Carnegie Science Center.


WHEN: Wednesday, April 19, 2017

WHERE: NEW LOCATION! Pittsburgh Technical College, 1111 McKee Rd, Oakdale, PA 15071

EVENT AGENDA (Subject to Change):

7:15 am: Registration/Check-In, Networking & Breakfast at Pittsburgh Technical College
8:00 am: Welcome by PTC 

8:15 am: Keynote Presentation with Georgia Teppert, Assistant to the Superintendent at the Greater Latrobe School District
9:45 am: Break
10:00 am: Board buses for first tour locations 
10:30 am:  Tours & Presentations begin at host companies
12:00 - 12:30 pm:  Lunch at host companies (Boxed lunch provided) 
12:30 pm: Depart for second tour locations
1:00 - 2:30 pm: Tours & Presentations begin at host companies 
2:30 pm: Break and board buses to return back to PTC 
3:15 pm: Arrive at Pittsburgh Technical College and depart for home


$99 Member/Non-Member Educator Attendee Early Bird by April 14 / $110 after April 14
$125 Member Service Provider/Business Attendee Early Bird by April 14 / $145 after April 14
$200 Non-Member Service Provider/Business Attendee Early Bird by April 14 / $225 after April 14

Special thanks to our sponsors:

Platinum Sponsors:


Gold Sponsor:


Breakfast Sponsor:


Media Sponsor:


Pre-Registration is required for this event due to the nature of our agenda.  Refunds requested less than 2 business days prior to the event will not be granted.  Substitutions are welcome.  


Have general questions?  Contact Justin Driscoll.

Need assistance with Registration? Contact keonta@pghtech.org 

Questions about Sponsorship opportunities?  Please contact Carolyn Candebat ccandebat@pghtech.org.

Not sure if your company's a Member?  Please contact Sandra Rose srose@pghtech.org.

4/19/2017 7:00 AM - 4/19/2017 3:00 PM
Pittsburgh Technical College
Pittsburgh, PA

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