1,700 High School Students Compete for Approximately US$4M in Pittsburgh
Wendy Hawkins, executive director of the Intel Foundation, and Maya Ajmera, president and CEO of Society for Science & the Public, will be available for comment at the event.
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Public Exhibition of Projects
Thursday, May 14 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. ET
Friday, May 15 from 9-11:30 a.m. ET
David L. Lawrence Convention Center
1000 Fort Duquesne Blvd.
Public Exhibition of Projects – DLCC Halls B and DE
Awards Ceremony – DLCC Hall A
“The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair provides 1,700 brilliant teenagers with a unique opportunity to share cutting-edge ideas, exchange cultural perspectives and build lifelong friendships,” said Wendy Hawkins, executive director of the Intel Foundation. “We’re inspired by these young innovators and problem-solvers who are using science and technology to tackle our toughest global challenges and create a brighter future.”
“Uniting students from around the world this year in Pittsburgh, the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair provides a unique opportunity for the world’s top young innovators to compete for millions of dollars in awards while sharing their research and visions for the future with their peers,” said Maya Ajmera, president and CEO of Society for Science & the Public. “We look forward with great anticipation to what these students will contribute individually and as a community to make our world a better place.”
Gail Dundas, Intel
Olivia Campbell, North of Nine Communications, for Intel
Sarah Wood, Society for Science & the Public