Expos, Festivals & Demos

The Education & Workforce/ Naval STEM community, including Naval STEM Stakeholder Organizations and scientists and engineers from these organizations, engage in numerous outreach events across the United States every year.

The Naval S&T Future Force Expo

Washington, DC – July 20-21, 2017

170720-N-PO203-686.WASHINGTON (Jul. 20, 2017) Dennis Gallagher, an engineer from the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Panama City, explains the Divers Augmented Vision Display (DVAD) to an attendee during the Office of Naval Research’s Naval Future Force Science and Technology (S&T) Expo at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. The DAVD is a high-resolution, see-through heads-up display (HUD) embedded directly inside of a diving helmet that enables divers to have real-time visual display of everything from sector sonar, text messages, diagrams, photographs and even augmented reality videos. (U.S. Navy photo by John F. Williams/Released)

The Sea, Air, Space Conference

National Harbor, MD – April 2017

170403-N-PO203-049 NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (Apr. 3, 2017) Program officers and scientists from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) and Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) prepare for the opening of the 2017 Sea-Air-Space Exposition where they will be discussing breakthrough naval technologies and potential research opportunities. Sea-Air-Space is hosted by the Navy League of the United States with the goal of bringing together leaders from defense organizations, both government and private industry, to learn about and view the most up-to-date information and technology related to maritime policy. (U.S. Navy photo by John F. Williams/Released)

National Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS)

San Diego, CA – April  2017

170427-N-PO203-289 SAN DIEGO, Calif. (Apr. 27, 2017) Dr. Peter Worcester, research oceanographer at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, talks to students attending the 55th National Junior Science & Humanities Symposium (JSHS) during a tour of Scripps. The National JSHS is a tri-service – U.S. Army, Navy and Air Force – program that brings together 230 high school students who qualify for attendance by submitting and presenting original scientific research papers in regional symposia held at universities nationwide. (U.S. Navy photo by John F. Williams/Released)