2010 Young Latino Leaders Summit Series- STEM

CHCI Presents the 2010 Young Latino Leader Summit Series
Intersection of STEM Education & the Green Economy:Incorporating the Latino Community

This panel discussion will focus on STEM education and the potential benefits for the Latinos community to be at the forefront of the green economy, which is forecasted to be the engine of future economic growth.

CHCI/Motorola Foundation Graduate STEM Fellows, Sandra Alcalá-Barraza & Jorge Madrid will lead an expert panel in a discussion on the need for more Latinos in the STEM fields and the green economy.

Date: Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Location: U.S Capitol Visitor Center, HVC-215 B
Time: 11:00am-12:15pm

Moderators: Sandra Alcalá-Barraza & Jorge Madrid, CHCI/Motorola Foundation Graduate STEM Fellows
Graduate STEM Fellowship Sponsor Remarks: Motorola Foundation

Rep. Ben R. Luján, Chair, CHC Green Economy and Renewable Energy Task Force
Marcus Castain, CEO, Infrastructure Academy
Dr. Omnia El-Hakim, Program Director for Diversity and Outreach, NSF Directorate for Engineering
Andy Solem, Vice President for New Business Strategy, Lockheed Martin