Workshop from ICW and ACCP: What Corporate Funders Need to Know About STEM

Event Date: 
Monday, September 13, 2010 - 10:15am to Tuesday, September 14, 2010 - 10:15am

The Institute for a Competitive Workforce and the Association of Corporate Contributions Professionals conducted a one-day tactical workshop exploring the landscape of organizations focused on STEM education, current trends and promising practices.

Attendees included those who:

  • oversee their company’s contributions, public affairs or CSR function.
  • manage their company’s education initiatives.
  • direct a corporate foundation.
  • manage or coordinate company volunteer efforts.


All events took place at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in the Herman Lay Room.

Monday, Sept. 13 – 6 – 8 p.m.
Networking Reception

Tuesday, Sept. 14 – 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Participating Organizations

Change the Equation
National Governors Association
White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
Teaching Institute for Excellence in STEM
U.S. Department of Education

Recommended Hotels

There are numerous hotels within close proximity to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The following hotels are recommended.

Capital Hilton
1001 16th Street NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20036
Tel: 1-202-393-1000 Fax: 1-202-639-5784

The Mayflower® Renaissance® Washington, DC Hotel
1127 Connecticut Avenue NW Washington, District Of Columbia 20036
Tel: 1-202-347-3000 Fax : 1-202-776-9182 Toll-free: 1-800-228-7697

Hilton Garden Inn Washington DC Downtown
815 14th Street N.W., Washington, District of Columbia 20005
Tel: 1-202-783-7800 Fax: 1-202-783-7801

Crowne Plaza Hotel The Hamilton Washington, D.C.
1001 14TH ST NW, Washington, D.C. 20005
Tel: 1-202-682-0111 Fax: 1-202-682-3801

The St. Regis Washington, D.C.
923 16th and K Streets, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20006
Tel: 1-202-638-2626