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Arizona Council of Engineering and Scientific Associations
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Arizona Council of Engineering and Scientific Associations

The mission of ACESA is to support, promote and coordinate the programs and activities of the engineering and science societies of Arizona, and to provide educational STEM program support for various school & industry programs.

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2017 GCOI Teacher of the Year Nominations are now open

All high school teachers of STEM subjects are invited to submit an application for Teacher of the Year. This is an award presented at the annual Governor’s Celebration of Innovation held in November.

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Professional News

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AZ Students Win Top Awards At Intel Science Fair

SARSEF Student Wins Trip to Nobel Prize Awards in Stockholm, Sweden Several Arizona Students Win Top Awards at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair...

By ACESA:kevinkilzer about 2 months ago

SARSEF Student Wins Trip to Nobel Prize Awards in Stockholm, Sweden Several Arizona Students Win Top Awards at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair...

Posted 5/21/2017 4:09 PM by kevinkilzer

Robotic Arm Built by Teen Engineers Saved Puppy Trapped in Well

Thanks to the noble efforts of firefighters, miners, and a high school robotics team, a four-month-old puppy was rescued from a well in Istanbul, Turkey last Wednesday.

By ACESA:kevinkilzer about 4 months ago

Thanks to the noble efforts of firefighters, miners, and a high school robotics team, a four-month-old puppy was rescued from a well in Istanbul, Turkey last Wednesday.

Posted 2/26/2017 9:45 PM by kevinkilzer

2017 Intel Science Fair Call for Judges

Participate as a Grand Award judge in the Intel International Science & Engineering Fair (ISEF) 2017 in Los Angeles this May.

By ACESA:kevinkilzer about 7 months ago

Participate as a Grand Award judge in the Intel International Science & Engineering Fair (ISEF) 2017 in Los Angeles this May.

Posted 12/18/2016 9:21 PM by kevinkilzer

VEX Robot Competition season is heating up!

By its nature, the study of competitive robotics not only encompasses all four pillars of STEM education, but also encourages important life skills like teamwork, communication,...

By ACESA:kevinkilzer about 9 months ago

By its nature, the study of competitive robotics not only encompasses all four pillars of STEM education, but also encourages important life skills like teamwork, communication,...

Posted 10/9/2016 10:33 AM by kevinkilzer

2016 Governor's Celebration of Innovation

GCOI is the Arizona Technology Council's (AZTC) annual awards gala in partnership with the Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) that honors technology leaders and innovators from across the state. The event is scheduled for the Phoenix Convention Center's West Building on Thursday, November 10, 2016.

By ACESA:kevinkilzer about 9 months ago

GCOI is the Arizona Technology Council's (AZTC) annual awards gala in partnership with the Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) that honors technology leaders and innovators from across the state. The event is scheduled for the Phoenix Convention Center's West Building on Thursday, November 10, 2016.

Posted 10/6/2016 8:04 PM by kevinkilzer

Education Collaboration

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2017 GCOI Teacher of the Year Nominations are now open

Nominations for the 2017 GCOI Teacher of the Year award are now open. This award is presented at the annual Governor’s Celebration of Innovation (GCOI) held in November. All Arizona high school teachers of STEM subjects are invited to submit an application. 

By ACESA:kevinkilzer about 1 weeks ago

Nominations for the 2017 GCOI Teacher of the Year award are now open. This award is presented at the annual Governor’s Celebration of Innovation (GCOI) held in November. All Arizona high school teachers of STEM subjects are invited to submit an application. 

Posted 7/13/2017 8:09 PM by kevinkilzer

2018 Dates To Remember

This is the current list of Arizona STEM happenings for 2018.  Visit again for updates.

By ACESA:kevinkilzer about 4 weeks ago

This is the current list of Arizona STEM happenings for 2018.  Visit again for updates.

Posted 6/17/2017 11:00 AM by kevinkilzer

2016 First Lego League

A First Lego League tournament was held at Hamilton High School (Chandler, AZ) on Saturday, December 17, 2016.  There were 27 teams in the competition.

By ACESA:kevinkilzer about 7 months ago

A First Lego League tournament was held at Hamilton High School (Chandler, AZ) on Saturday, December 17, 2016.  There were 27 teams in the competition.

Posted 12/18/2016 9:47 PM by kevinkilzer

ACESA site reboot

The ACESA website has been updated (as you no doubt have noted)!

By ACESA:kevinkilzer about 8 months ago

The ACESA website has been updated (as you no doubt have noted)!

Posted 11/7/2016 1:28 PM by kevinkilzer

2017 Dates to Remember

This is the current list of Arizona STEM happenings for 2017.  Visit again for updates.

By ACESA:EverettGreenli about 9 months ago

This is the current list of Arizona STEM happenings for 2017.  Visit again for updates.

Posted 10/22/2016 10:29 AM by EverettGreenli

STEM/CTE Happenings
Provided as a service to qualified STEM organizations. To see your event here, contact an ACESA board member.
Today
Great American Code Challenge – Arizona
Posted by ACESA
Friday
21 Jul 2017
All day
(or no time given)

until Saturday, 22 Jul
The 3rd Annual Great American Code Challenge is a 36 hour coding event that will be held from 8am Friday, July 21 through 8pm Saturday, July 22 at Infusionsoft in Chandler, AZ. The event has traditionally been software-focused with students working on games, websites, and apps.
August
AzSciTech Festival Kick-off Conference
Posted by ACESA
Thursday
31 Aug 2017
7:45 AM
Kick-off Conference 31 August 2017 -- Mesa Arts Center 7:45am-4pm
October
Az Science Teachers Association (ASTA) Annual Conference
Posted by ACESA
Saturday
28 Oct 2017
All day
(or no time given)
Arizona Science Teachers Association (ASTA) Annual Conference – October 28, 2017 Casteel High /School, Chandler, AZ, 7:00 am - 5:00 pm https://www.azsta.org/conferences
November
Governor’s Celebration of Innovation
Posted by ACESA
Thursday
02 Nov 2017
All day
(or no time given)
Governor’s Celebration of Innovation – November 2, 2017 Rawhide Events Center (new venue this year) https://www.aztechcouncil.org/event/gcoi2017/2017
February
Arizona SciTech Festival
Posted by ACESA
Thursday
01 Feb 2018
All day
(or no time given)

until Thursday, 08 Mar
Kick-off Conference 31 August 2017 -- Mesa Arts Center 7:45am-4pm Chief Science Officer 3rd Annual Summer Institute 18-21 July 2017 at GCU in PhoenixCall for Jedi Mentors now open
National Engineers Week (2018)
Posted by ACESA
Sunday
18 Feb 2018
All day
(or no time given)

until Saturday, 24 Feb
An annual event celebrating engineering in all its forms!