We are excited to announce a special for HUN readers! The Young Innovators Fair is coming to the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, on January 2 and 3, 2016.
Whether or not your child has shown an interest in science, technology, engineering, or math — otherwise known as STEM — there is one event that will definitely spark it. The Young Innovators Fair is a huge event that opens up a world of education and inspiration to young minds, and it’s coming to the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center on January 2 and 3, 2016.
Google, Pixar, Kahn Academy, FIRST LEGO League, The Academy of Natural Sciences, and 100 additional participants will inspire children in science, technology, engineering, arts, and math with more than 50 exhibits, 40 stage acts, and other surprises. Kids ages 5 to 18 are encouraged to attend and experience this fun, immersive, interactive event that offers countless activities, exhibits, and engaging speakers to get them thinking and get excited about the endless possibilities for innovation.
Here is what you can expect:
Hackers Hideout: experience Google Expeditions virtual reality and learn Minecraft Mod programming techniques
Biologists Bay: interact with underwater ROVs and examine dinosaur skeletons
Performers Paradise: make wearable tech, observe a one-man jam, and enjoy performances hosted by the Kimmel Center
Numbers Nation: see the latest in math tech and participate in fun math workshops
Robots Retreat: program robots and participate in a First LEGO League demonstration
Builders Boulevard: see the latest from K’NEX, build with giant bricks, and race constructible trikes
Pilots Pad: interact with a full-scale NASA Apollo capsule and launch a mini-rocket
Lab-Rats Lair: discover healthy cooking, witness explosive demonstrations, and help create the world’s largest noodle
Sorcerers Square: meet Star Wars characters and have access to unique sci-fi merch
Conservationists Corner: build a natural water filter, learn to be an environmental architect, and demystify sharks
All HUN readers will save $5 to the Young Innovators Fair by using code: FAMFIVE here!