- prepare your child for the future of work
By 2030, up to 800 million jobs worldwide could be replaced by automation and artificial intelligence, according to research by McKinsey & Company.
Jobs in areas such as computer science, engineering, and healthcare are expected to grow the most in the next few years. These jobs require a strong foundation in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines.
According to other reports, workers in STEM occupations earn higher wages than those in non-STEM occupations.
With the rapid growth of the STEAM industry, it is imperative that young people acquire the skills and knowledge they need to thrive in the digital age. STEAM Fun Fest is a unique opportunity for children to learn about the exciting possibilities of her STEAM field, discover their interests and gain hands-on experience.
“The STEM field is growing rapidly and it is important to prepare the next generation with the skills they need to thrive in the digital age. It provides a stimulating and engaging environment to explore mathematics and learn about the opportunities available in these fields.”
This year’s STEAM Fan Fest will take place on July 22nd in Lagos with career talks and hands-on STEAM activities in science experiments, game design, virtual and augmented reality, 3D modeling, esports, robotics and more. The event features interactive exhibits and demonstrations from leading STEAM industry companies and organizations, as well as talks from industry experts and educators.
The theme for the 2023 STEAM Fan Fest is “Empowering the next generation for the jobs of the future.” The event aims to provide a fun and engaging learning experience while equipping children with important digital skills they will need for the future. This year’s event promises to be even more exciting with the introduction of his two competitions leading up to the main event, his ESPORTS and STEAM competitions.
Parents, guardians and schools are encouraged to attend events to help children develop essential digital skills. STEAM Fun Fest co-convener Wale Ogunjobi said:
The STEAM Fun Fest esports competition is aimed at secondary school students in Nigeria and is aimed at entertainment, socialization and development as a whole.
The competition will run from March to July 2022.Click here for details here.
The STEAM competition is an exciting opportunity for primary and secondary school-aged Nigerian children aged 6 to 15 to explore the world of STEAM, showcase their creativity, problem-solving skills and discover possibilities in the STEAM field. This year’s competition theme focuses on recycling, environmental sustainability and renewable energy, and entrants have a chance to win her $2 million worth of prizes. Submissions to the STEAM competition will open on March 6, 2023.Click here for details hereTickets for STEAM Fun Fest can be purchased online or at the venue. For more information about the festival, visit website.