Encourages kids to pursue a STEM education and career in the defense industry.

San Diego NDIA Chapter sponsors the following STEM Events 2020-2021

2020-2021 SoCal Cyber Cup
The SoCal Cyber Cup cyber defense competition is open to youths from all areas of Southern California. Sponsored by the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) as one of its science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) outreach initiatives.

For more information about the Cyber Cup, click here

2021 San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering

For more information about the Science Festival, click here

NEWS FLASH: NDIA has been a sponsor of the San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering for 12 years. 
Through our active participation with Biocom and the Festival, we are providing the following activities to the 
Live Main Stage Event on Wednesday, April 28th at 3:30pm. 
  • A 2-minute video of NDIA Sponsorship of the San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering, SoCal Cyber Cup Challenge, Navy Fleet Week, Navy Gold Coast and other STEM activities.
  • We invited FIRST Robotics Challenge (FRC) Team Inspiration for a 15-minute demonstration of computer-controlled ground vehicle assembly and operation.
  • We invited SoCal Cyber Cup Challenge individuals to present a 15-minute cybersecurity demonstration.
To watch this live virtual presentation you must register before April 27th (See instructions for registering and watching below)
Wednesday, April 28, 2021 – 3:00 to 5:15  Our event starts at 3:30
The Biocom Institute Education Symposium brings together educators, nonprofits and industry partners who are reimagining Life Science/Biotech learning experiences in K-12 classrooms, schools and districts. The goal of the symposium is to experience and learn from these innovations first-hand with active practitioners and partner providers. Participants engage in a variety of professional learning and networking opportunities to connect with innovative educators and industry experts & scientists. We encourage every participant to share, connect and collaborate with attendees and presenters.

Biocom Institute
Ages: Educator Specific
Registration Required: Yes
Registration Instructions: Register before April 27th.
You can watch this live by clicking on https://www.lovestemsd.org/events-2021/


2019 Robotics at Navy Gold Coast

For more information about Robotic Teams at Navy Gold Coast, click here

2020 Navy Fleet Week

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2019 Navy Fleet Week Recap

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