SPEAKERS - STEAMpunks 2016
Keynote - Amanda Fox:
'STEM – it’s all about D.N.A. - that’s Design, Narrative and Application' 1)
Amanda is a teacher at the STEM Academy School in Savannah, Georgia, USA. She is also a film and broadcasting instructor with a background in teaching primary English and the Social Sciences.She was appointed to the STEM school at its inception.
Amanda deeply understands learning and how seamlessly technology can work together with mandated curriculum in not only STEM but the Arts & Humanities as well. She teaches part-time at Penn State University, is an inspirational speaker, and regularly presents her work to teachers in schools.
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If STEAM is not on your agenda yet, it should be.
Student Mentor/Judge - Adrienne Cahalan:
Adrienne has been part of the Cheyenne crew which broke the Round the World World Speed Record in 2004 and has circumnavigated the globe on several projects. 2)
In the 2015 Sydney to Hobart race, Adrienne sailed on the 100-footer Perpetual Loyal - one of the major rivals to race favourite Wild Oats, the boat on which she won line honours five times and the overall title twice. 3)