The Global STEM Education Center

Global STEM Education Symposium


Our "signature" annual event is the Global STEM Education Symposium. The 11th Annual Symposium on Global STEM Education will be held on Friday, May 24th, 2019 - it's the 6th Annual Symposium co-sponsored and hosted by Harvard University Graduate School of Education.


The first Annual Inaugural Symposium was held on May 2, 2014 and the second one was held on May 29, 2015 - all Symposia were held at the Harvard University Graduate School of Education. The on-going year-round planning committee for the Global STEM Education Symposium is run by the Global STEM Education Conference Committee Chair, Dr. Isa Zimmerman and Larisa Schelkin, CEO, Global STEM .

You can find more information about our previous events below:

The Second Annual Symposium on Global STEM Education was held at Harvard Graduate School of Education on May 29, 2015 (watch the keynote by Dr. Richard Miller, President, Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering here. The second keynote delivered by Tony Wagner can be found here). The Global STEM Education Center Inaugural Symposium co-sponsored and hosted by Harvard UniversityGraduate School of Education was held on May 2, 2014.

Some of our previous events:


  • DOME (Diversity and Outreach in Math and Engineering) Foundation Spring Symposium at Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts, April 26, 2013


  • DOME (Diversity and Outreach in Math and Engineering) Foundation Spring Symposium at Bunker Hill Community College with the support of the Latino STEM Alliance, BATEC (Boston-area Advanced Technological Education Connections), and the Metro Boston Secondary Postsecondary CVTE Linkage Consortium, May 14, 2010


  • DOME (Diversity and Outreach in Math and Engineering) Foundation Fall Symposium at Raytheon Corporation in Woburn, Massachusetts, November 6, 2009


  • DOME (Diversity and Outreach in Math and Engineering) Foundation Spring Symposium at School of Engineering and Applied Science, Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, March 27, 2009


  • DOME (Diversity and Outreach in Math and Engineering) Foundation Spring Symposium at Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering in Needham, Massachusetts, May 2, 2008


  • The Inaugural DOME (Diversity and Outreach in Math and Engineering) Foundation Symposium at Lilla G. Frederick Pilot Middle School, Dorchester, MA, November 2, 2007