Imagination Station

Daily Dose  |  02/07/2020 2:00 pm

Imagination Station will inspire area girls to consider becoming the next generation of engineers, researchers, inventors and pioneers in an exciting day set aside just for them. The science center’s annual Girl Power! – presented by BP is Saturday, February 8.

Attendees will hear from an inspiring keynote speaker, participate in STEM experiments during morning workshops, attend an engaging question and answer session with a panel of STEM professionals, watch an extreme science demonstration, participate in hands-on activities and explore the science center.

The agenda for the day is as follows:

8:30am             Registrant check-in

9am – 12pm     Morning workshops with over 30 female STEM professionals Participants only

12:15 – 1pm      Lunch Participants only          

1pm – 1:30pm  Keynote Speaker Participants only

Dr. Sandrine Mubenga, PhD, PE, Electrical Engineer and Professor at The University of Toledo is a highly skilled electrical engineer, with research areas in battery management systems, electric vehicles and renewable energy systems. She is the founder of the STEM DRC Initiative and founder and CEO of SMIN Power Group. She was awarded the Africa’s Most Influential Women Award in Engineering and Manufacturing by CEO Magazine.

1 – 5pm            Hands-on activities and demonstrations provided by STEM professionals

Open to all science center visitors

Girl Power! is made possible thanks to Imagination Station’s generous supporters. Presenting: BP; Innovator: Comfort Line FiberFrame, O-I and Wish Foundation; Pioneer: SSOE Group; Catalyst: Buckeye BroadBand and Columbia Gas; Explorer: Directions Credit Union, Eaton, Lathrop, OmniSource, Savage and Toledo Refining Company; Supporter: Dana, Inc.

Imagination Station provides a critical layer of science enrichment by serving as an educational partner for teachers, schools and parents. It’s with a thoughtful blend of exhibits, experiences, education and excitement that Imagination Station inspires visitors to pursue STEM careers in Northwest Ohio.

For more information, please call 419.244.2674 or visit www.imaginationstationtoledo.org/GirlPower   

WHAT:              Girl Power!

WHERE:           Imagination Station

                        1 Discovery Way, Toledo, OH

WHEN: Saturday, February 8

                        9am – 5pm



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