What to Expect in 2015
2015 Exhibitors (Check back for updates)
Chevron STEM Zone
|Chabot Space & Science Center
How can we explore the cosmos from Earth?
|Girls Inc. of Alameda County
Activity #1. Can a potato be used as a battery? Activity #2. Do you know the code?
|Project Lead The Way–East Bay
How does engineering apply to real life?
|Richmond High School’s Robotics Team 841
How does a robot stack totes?
What makes a robot move?
|UC Berkeley Lawrence Hall of Science
Build it up! What can you build?
|West Contra Costa Unified School District Fab Lab Richmond
How are your spacial visualization skills?
UC San Francisco
Life Science Alley
What do your cells look like? How do genetics shape our ability to taste?
How does blood work?
What’s inside your genes?
|Boehringer Ingelheim/Association for Women in Science
1. How is a glow stick like a chemistry experiment? 2. Does GAK bounce?
What are the harms of Smoking?
|DuPont Industrial Biosciences
What can you do with corn?
How are enzymes used in everyday products?
How can science show us what we can’t see?
|Hopkins Marine Station, Stanford University
How do marine organisms interact?
|SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
How do we accelerate discovery at SLAC?
|Smart Head Impact Detection Systems
What happens to your brain in impact sports?
|Stanford Earth, Energy, & Environmental Sciences
How does the Earth work?
|Stanford Micro-Nano Soft Matter
How do you engineer the micro-structure of food and how does that change the mouth feel?
|Stanford Nano Shared Facilities
What’s nanotechnology all about and Why should I care?
|Stanford Optical Society
What is light?
|Stanford Polymer Collective, Stanford University
What is a polymer? How are polymers used in everyday life?
|Stanford’s Virtual Human Interaction Lab
How can immersive virtual reality change you?
|Berkeley Engineers and Mentors (BEAM)
How can I build a catapult using classroom materials?
|Berkeley Science Review
What do scientists at UC Berkeley study, and what have they learned recently?
|Berkeley SETI Research Center
Is there intelligent life on other planets?
|CalSol, UC Berkeley Vehicle Team
How does the sun make a car move?
|Center for Energy Efficient Electronics Science
How does a pencil light up a light bulb?
|Joint BioEnergy Institute
How do you make biofuels?
|Mechanical Engineering at UC Berkeley
How long can you keep your marble running?
|PASAE- Pilipino Association of Scientists Architects and Engineers
How can polarizing light change our perception?
|Pioneers in Engineering
How do I get started with Robotics?
How do artists and scientists share creativity?
|Society of Physics Students UC Berkeley Chapter
Can you explain to us how these everyday toys really work?
|Space Exploration Society at Berkeley
What does Space look like in first person?
|UC Berkeley Astronomy Department
How big and how far are planets and stars?
|UC Berkeley Astronomy Department
What does the Sun’s surface look like?
|UC Museum of Paleontology
Who lived here before the Giants?
|7591 Voltage of Imagination
How to best accomplish the tasks for the 2015-2016 FTC game?
|CardinalBotics Team 4159
How does a robot stack containers?
|FIRST FRC Team 2643
How can a robot stack crates?
|FTC Roboknights #5220
How do robots collect balls and shoot them up into tubes effectively?
|FTC Team 5353: Pink Fruffy Unicorns
What is the design process behind a robot?
|FTC Team Infinity 5151
How can high school students build and program their own functioning robot?
How can you see small things in a big way?
Want to play with some robots?
Do you want to drive a robot?
What is Yoshi’s mother’s name?
What do furry robots eat for lunch?
|Reaching Out With Robotics
What makes a robot go fast?
How do you cast magic arrows in virtual reality?
|SoundFit – 3D Scanning
Can SoundFit’s 3D scanner capture detail better than the human eye?
|Space Cookies FIRST Robotics Team
How does a robot stack totes and bins?
How Humans can help reduce reuse and recycle
|swissnex San Francisco
How can robots help us to understand animals?
|Team 2489:The Insomniacs
How does a Robot function?
|Team 254: The Cheesy Poofs
What is FIRST Robotics?
|Vacaville High Robotics
What can you learn through S.T.E.M.?
|4SciFun||What do rockets need to fly|
|Aptos Middle School||What Can Breach a Plastic Ziplock Bag?|
|Aquarium of the Bay||Do humans have an impact on the world’s oceans?|
|Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists||How do earthquakes impact our infrastructure?|
|BasicallyScience.org & the Integrative Genetics & Genomics Graduate Group (UC Davis)||What are genes? What are mutants? How do mutants change the world?|
|Bay Area Brain Bee||What do you know about the brain?|
|Bay Area Discovery Museum||“What do you notice in nature?”|
|Black Girls CODE||How do circuits work?|
|California Section, American Chemical Society||What are plant aromas?|
|California Sunlight Corporation||How to use a balloon and sunlight to get fresh water out of ocean?|
|ChemoCentryx||What are Colors of Chemistry?|
|Children’s Creativity Museum||What happens when art and technology collide?|
|Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose||Can You Sense the Science?|
|City College of San Francisco’s Engineering Club||Which type of paper airplane flies better when launched by a motorized paper airplane launcher?|
|ClimateChangeEducation.org||What did scientists see when global warming was discovered; care to see & explore that hidden world?|
|Community Resources for Science||How can you use levers and pulleys to lift a heavy object?|
|East Bay Regional Park District||What lives in the park?|
|Eastbay Astronomical Society||How do you make a telescope?|
|Edventure More – Camp Edmo and Camp EdTech||How does electricity flow through a simple circuit?|
|Felidae Conservation Fund||What do mountain lions and bobcats look like?|
|GIGAmacro||How can you see small things in a big way?|
|Girls Inc. of Alameda County||Activity #1. Can a potato be used as a battery? Activity #2. Do you know the code?|
|Hiller Aviation Museum||How do helicopters take flght?|
|Joint BioEnergy Institute||How do you make biofuels?|
|Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory|
|Mad Science of Mount Diablo||What is SLIME?|
|Miniyonkun 4wd||What is Yoshi’s mother’s name?|
|MV Code Club||How do I code my own video game?|
|NatureBridge||Plant or Animal?|
|No Starch Press||What can books teach you about science and technology?|
|Oakland Zoo||What makes a Lemur endemic?|
|Pioneers in Engineering||How do I get started with Robotics?|
|Play-Well TEKnologies||Want To Build The Giants Logo out of LEGO?|
|Pre AMSA||What goes on inside your body?|
|Project Chemistry||Can you spot the element?|
|Rogue Making||What is Wearable Technology?|
|San Francisco Public Library TechMobile||How do wheels generate power, gain speed and change direction?|
|Save the Cord Foundation||How can umbilical cord blood save lives?|
|Science, Engineering and Mathematics Link Inc||How Do I Conduct Fun STEM experiments/hands on activities at home?|
|SF Bay Area American Cetacean Society||HowDoes Density and Pressure Allow Whales to Dive Deep?|
|Smart Head Impact Detection Systems||What happens to your brain in impact sports?|
|Society of Physics Students UC Berkeley Chapter||Can you explain to us how these everyday toys really work?|
|South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project||How do wetlands protect us from floods? Who lives in a wetland?|
|Space Society of Silicon Valley / National Space Society||How can we go into Space?|
|Synopsys Science Fair / Santa Clara Valley Science & Engineering Fair Association (SCVSEFA)||What makes a winning science project?|
|The American Chemical Society||Why are blueberries blue and why is the sunset red?|
|The Clorox Company||How do we use science every day? How does science make our lives better?|
|U.C. Cooperative Extension||What can I see in a simple leaf?|
|U.S. Forest Service Pacific Southwest Research Station||What are these research tools used for?|
|University of York / Royal Society||How does your immune system work?|
|USGS||What controls a volcano’s eruptive style?|
|Women of AT&T||How does polarization improve LTE service? and Learn to Code Mobile Apps!|
|World Record Paper Airplane||What’s the best paper airplane in the world?|