Justin J. Shaifer
LinkedIn Top Voice in Technology, Science Show Host & STEM Educator
KEYNOTE | APRIL 6 | 7:15 p.m. | ZOOM
A rising star in STEM education and advocacy, Justin J. Shaifer is a LinkedIn Top Voice in Technology and popular science communicator with a talent for understanding and inspiring GenZ. He is the Founder and Executive Director of Fascinate, Inc., a nonprofit that partners with organizations such as Microsoft, Google and the MIT Media Lab to excite underrepresented students about STEM careers.
He is also a science education PhD student at Teachers College of Columbia University and host of WGBH’s live science show, Escape Lab featured on Twitch. Known for the Magic Cool Bus Project and his TEDx talk, “How to Speak Generation Z,” also known as “Mr. Fascinate,” Justin is a prominent presence on social media. He continues to reach millions with his content, keynotes and workshops.
Student Session: Noon - 12:45 p.m.
• How to Speak “Gen Z”
• Bring STEM to Class: A Practical Guide for Teachers
• Profit from Your STEM Degree, During & After College
• Why STEM is COOL!
Sponsored By: NWO/COSMOS with partial funding provided by the National Science Foundation, Award ID: 1432921
“Step aside Bill Nye & Neil deGrasse Tyson. Justin J. Shaifer is the emerging STEM personality we need to hear.” –Forbes