SIA Blog

Gaming, Semiconductors and the 21st Century Classroom

Posted by Caroline Kazmierski, Director, Communications and Marketing on Jul 31, 2014 11:00:00 AM

Earlier this week we teamed up with AMD and the Entertainment Software Association to demonstrate to Members of Congress and their staffs how gaming is advancing STEM education. Showcasing the advancements in gaming turned out to be a hit with congressional staff, in part because they got to play this game on a huge screen!

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Topics: education, STEM, Tech Boot Camp

SIA Promotes STEM Education through Discover Engineering Family Day

Posted by Devi Keller, Director, Global Policy on Feb 24, 2014 10:00:00 AM

Strengthening America’s science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education is a perennial priority for SIA. SIA has long engaged in efforts to ensure that the U.S. develops and retains future generations of top scientific minds, including through advocacy for national initiatives to bolster STEM education and through direct participation in programs that get kids interested in technology at a young age. 

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Topics: education, technology, research, innovation, engineering, STEM