It looks like STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and design, and math) has undergone a change. At one point, it was simply; science, technology, engineering, art, and math.
It’s not the only term that’s changed, the Vancouver (Canada) institution that was rebranded as Science World at Telus World of Science in 2005 (after they got money from Telus) has reverted to its original name Science World this year in 2020.
Now the naming has been clarified (for me, if no one else), here’s some event news from an October 19, 2020 article by Steve Newton for The Georgia Straight,
B.C.’s favourite defender in the battle against COVID-19, provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry, will give the opening keynote address at an online kids’ event next month.
Henry will speak at the start of the Girls and STEAM (Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts and Design, and Math) virtual symposium, which takes place November 7  at Science World.
Closing keynote speaker will be environmental researcher Sarika Cullis-Suzuki.
There’s a very slick video from Science World,
Science World’s Girls and STEAM event page has more details except the start and finish times (they are: 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM PST),
Calling all future scientists, inventors and innovators age 11-13!
Join us Saturday, November 7, 2020 for an action-packed day of workshops, mentorship and keynote speakers from real professionals who are making incredible contributions to the world of science, technology, engineering, art and design and math (STEAM).
We are especially excited to announce this year’s inspirational keynote speakers: our superhero and world-famous nerd, BC’s Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry, as well as one of Canada’s most influential nerds in ocean conservation, marine biologist Dr. Sarika Cullis-Suzuki.
This year, Science World is increasing our reach across the province by offering this annual event online.
The registration page offers a lot more detail not the least of which is a schedule for the event,
- 9:00 am – 9:35 am Welcome and Keynote Speaker, Dr. Bonnie Henry
- 9:35 am – 9:55 am Workshop Presented by Genome BC
- 9:55 am – 10:15 am Workshop Presented by BCIT [British Columbia Institute of Technology]
- 10:15 am – 10:45 am Mentor Breakout Rooms
- 10:45 am – 11:20 am Closing Remarks and Keynote Speaker, Dr. Sarika Cullis-Suzuki