Supported by the National Science Foundation's Advanced Technological Education (NSF ATE) program, HI-TEC is a national conference on advanced technological education where secondary and postsecondary educators, counselors, industry professionals, trade organizations, and technicians can update their knowledge and skills. Charged with preparing America’s skilled technical workforce, the event focuses on the preparation needed by the existing and future workforce for companies in the high-tech sectors that drive our nation’s economy.
HI-TEC explores the convergence of scientific disciplines and technologies including:
Advanced Manufacturing Technologies
Bio and Agricultural Technologies
Energy and Environmental Technologies
Information, Communications, and Geospatial Technologies
Learning, Evaluation, and Research
Micro and Nanotechnologies
HI-TEC 2021 Virtual will feature live keynotes, sessions, and panels on Wednesday and Thursday, July 21–22, beginning at Noon EDT. The conference will also feature 50+ “on demand” pre-recorded sessions. These can be viewed at your convenience and will be available for six months beginning on July 21. Awardees will be recognized on July 22.
Community College and University Educators
High School Educators
Workforce Development Advocates
Institution Level Registrations
HI-TEC is produced by the National Science Foundation Advanced Technological Education (NSF ATE) community. HI-TEC Institution Level Registration purchasers are prominently featured at the conference. HI-TEC is supported by the National Science Foundation and contributions from corporate and industry partners. If you are interested in purchasing an Institution Level Registration, download the form below.
HI-TEC is produced by the National Science Foundation Advanced Technological Education (NSF ATE) community.