WHAT: This event is Charlotte Motor Speedway’s semi-annual STEAM Expo that kicks off the Bank of America Roval 400 Weekend. We have a host of vendors that present engaging displays and interactive demonstrations pertaining to all things science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Students also enjoy racing simulators, robots, science experiments, driver meet and greets, exercise challenges, and so much more!
WHO: Our Expo is for K-12 students from all around North and South Carolina. In the past, we have had a good mix of public, private, charter, and homeschool students.
WHEN: This event will take place on October 6th from 9am-1pm.
WHY: Why are we hosting this event and why do we want you to partner with us?
To excite students about racing while highlighting the influence STEAM has on the world of motorsports
To expose students to various companies and organizations that have a rich history in STEAM and are continuing to pioneer in their respective fields
To showcase STEAM career opportunities in motorsports and other fields for our high-school and college-age attendees
To educate students about STEAM in new, fun, interactive, and impactful ways
To inspire students to think positively about STEAM and see how integral STEAM is in the success of organizations, companies, and society wholistically
WHERE: This Expo will be located in the Fan Zone of Charlotte Motor Speedway, positioned right out front of the main entrance to the track.
Program Website: https://www.charlottemotorspeedway.com/experiences/steam/
Steam Expo Recap Summer 2023: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mGprleH_Q1E