TOMORROW: STEM4US! Tech Fest & Soiree, CBC Week: FCC, Pepco, Edison Electric Institute

by mmtcbbsj on September 23, 2014

MMTC is excited to invite you to the STEM4US! Tech Festival & Soiree on Sept. 24th, held at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery from 6pm to 9pm during the 44th Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference.

The event will connect more than 200 technology executives, government officials, venture capital firms, entrepreneurs, members of Congress, and STEM professionals. STEM groups, universities, and startups will showcase their technology and services during the tech festival. This event has the support of the Executive Office of the Mayor Vincent Gray, Washington, D.C.


Honorary Host Committee:
Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) (Co-chair)
Ranking Member of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology
Rep. Robin Kelly (D-IL-2) (Co-chair)
Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA)
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY)
Rep. Bobby Scott (D-VA)
Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY)
Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA)
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX)
Rep. G.K. Butterfield (D-NC)
Rep. Joyce Beatty (D-OH)
Washington, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray (D)
Confirmed Speakers:

 Thomas A. Reed
Director, FCC, Office of Communications Business Opportunities

 Honorable LaDoris “Dot” Harris
Director, Department of Energy, Office of Economic Impact and Diversity

 Tony Thomas
Venture Capitalist, SCI Ventures

Rep. Bobby Scott (D-VA)
House Committee on Education and the Workforce


Dr. Nicol Turner Lee, Ph.D
STEM4US! Chairwoman


D. Michael Lyles,
Executive Director, The Prince George’s County Human Relations Commission
Edison Electric Institute


Event sponsors:
Pepco, Pepco Edison Place Gallery, Edison Electric Institute; George Mason University’s Mason Game & Technology Academy; Howard University Graduate School/Materials Research Center of Excellence; Prince Georges County Human Rights Commission; SCI Ventures; TEC Relations/TEC Law Group; 1776; BRIC, Inc.; and EB Media Group


STEM4US! is a non-profit in Washington, D.C. mobilizing young people and adults about healthcare, technology, manufacturing and other STEM fields to help create 1 million + new STEM professionals by 2022.




For sponsorship or showcase requests, please email

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