Launch Your Career in STEM
Get inspired by leaders in STEM, from NASA astronauts to crypto pioneers, and everything in between.
Hear directly from leading STEM companies about how to prepare for careers in the Next Frontier industries of tomorrow.
- Learn about exclusive job and internship opportunities with leading STEM companies.
Get early access to our first ever Cryptocurrency Innovation Challenge being launched with Coinbase.
Why Attend the Next Frontier Conference & Expo 2021?
You will join Next Frontier Initiative partner corporations, foundations, academic institutions and students who share a common interest in the Next Frontier Initiative mission: To empower 100,000+ students, early STEM career adults, and STEM entrepreneurs on their pathway to success in Next Frontier industries by 2030.
Powered by the highly interactive 3D platform Intrado Studio, you will have lots of opportunities to network and meet with employers and investors looking to hire and/or invest in highly skilled, diverse talent.
“STEM Career Playbook”
View exclusive life-changing Fireside Chats with marquee Next Frontier industry leaders.
Next Frontier Challenges, custom designed and powered by HeroX, will be announced from the main stage and simulcast to students at colleges nationwide. Be among the first to hear the Innovation Challenge announcements and jump in early for a chance to compete and win!
Get Inspired by Visionary Next Frontier Leaders
Astronaut; Corporate Director, BWX Technologies, Inc; National Spokesperson, Base 11
Karen Nelson, Ph.D.
Chief Scientific Officer, Thermo Fisher Scientific
Verdun Perry, Global Head of Blackstone Strategic Partners, Blackstone
Manager, Security Governance, Risk and Compliance, Coinbase
Chair, Grand Social Action Committee, Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity aka the Boulé
Grand Sire Archon, Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity, aka the Boulé
Vice Chairman, Base 11
Chairman of the Grand Committee on HBCUs and Postsecondary Education Access for Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity, aka the Boulé
VP & General Manager, Sample Preparation Life Sciences, Thermo Fisher Scientific
Founder & Chairman, Base 11
Director of Operations, Base 11
Engineer, Amazon and Base 11 Member
Electrical Engineering Student, UC Irvine and Base 11 Member
Product Engineer, Evolution Spine and Base 11 Member
Pursuing Masters in Astronautical Engineering, USC and Base 11 Member
Student Success Specialist, Base 11
Senior Director, Regeneron Genetics Center, Regeneron
VP, Research, Cardiovascular/Fibrosis, Regeneron
Candia L. Brown
Senior Director, Global Market Development for the Genetic Sciences Division, Thermo Fisher Scientific
Michelle Flowers-Taylor, Ed.D.
Founder, Legacy First Partners
Founder & Managing Partner, Ascentria Capital Partners
President & CEO, The Executive Leadership Council
Chief DE&I Officer, Regeneron
Founder & Managing Partner, Zeal Capital Partners
Regina Stanback Stroud, Ph.D.
CEO, RSS Consulting; Base 11 Board Member
Director, Education NAM 3DExperience/PLM
President, The Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
Dr. David Wilson
President, Morgan State University
More Speakers to Be Added!
Next Frontier Initiative Partners and Sponsors
Don’t miss this opportunity to reach Base 11’s diverse pool of rising talent!
Sponsorship benefits include:
- Virtual, interactive booth experiences
- Mainstage speaking opportunities
- VIP registration packages
- Logo placements
- Custom-designed Innovation Challenge powered by HeroX