Scientific Conferences

advancing indigenous people in stem (aises) 2023 national conference 

The Annual AISES National Conference is a unique, three-day event focusing on educational, professional, and workforce development for Indigenous peoples of North America and the Pacific Islands in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) studies and careers. This conference takes place in Spokane, WA from October 19-21, 2023.

National Undergraduate Conference on Scientific Journalism

National Undergraduate Consortium for Scientific Journalisman organization dedicated to uplifting undergraduate scientific research and improving scientific communication is hosting a free conference on October 21st, 2023 via Zoom, with a focus on the impact of undergraduate research journals and the impact of science journalism beyond undergraduate careers. This is a great opportunity for students to hear advice from experienced researchers in science, participate in panels with faculty and journalists from around the nation, and attend a journal fair displaying the different undergraduate research opportunities available across the United States. To learn more and register for the conference, students should go to If you have any questions, please email

sacnas national diversity in stem conference (ndistem)

The SACNAS Conference from October 26-28, 2023, in Portland, OR, is the largest multidisciplinary and multicultural STEM diversity event in the country, the SACNAS conference is a gathering which serves to equip, empower, and energize participants for their academic and professional paths in STEM.

Society of women engineers (Swe)

WE23, a three-day flagship event from October 26-28, 2023 in Los Angeles, CA, by the Society of Women Engineers, invites attendees to LIVE WITHOUT LIMITS while engaging in networking, gaining career insights, and connecting with industry leaders on innovation.  

society of hispanic professional engineers (shpe) national convention 

Held annually in a different city, the SHPE National Convention brings together over 9,000 of the best and brightest Hispanic scientists, mathematicians, and engineers to celebrate our Familia through our STAR Awards, compete for top prize money showcasing their skills, and enhance skills and networking through our many workshop sessions and engagement events.  The convention takes place in Salt Lake City, UT, from November 1-5, 2023.


The 13th Annual oSTEM Conference will take place in Anaheim, California, from November 9-12, 2023, with 1,000+ LGBTQ+ students, professionals, and recruiters in STEM fields from across the country and around the globe.  This space is designed for attendees to share their professional and personal experiences and learn from one another in an authentic and vulnerable way. 

annual biomedical research conference for minoritized scientists (abrcms)

For over 20 years, the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minoritized Scientists (ABRCMS) – recipient of the 2019 AIMBE Excellence in STEM Education Award – has been the go-to conference for historically excluded community college, undergraduate and postbaccalaureate students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. As ABRCMS has continued to grow and evolve, it has also become a space for graduate students, postdocs, faculty, program administrators and more.  This year Phoenix, AZ will host the conference from November 15-18, 2023.

women and gender minorities in science at yale (wisay)

WISAY (Women and Gender Minorities in Science at Yale) is dedicated to promoting the interests of female, transgender, and non-binary scientists and advocating for gender equality in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).  The community is welcoming not only to women and gender minorities at Yale, but to everyone who is interested in promoting gender equality in science and research.To stay up-to-date with WISAY, and to get info on our events and opportunities, join their mailing listvisit the WISAY Facebook page, and follow WISAY on Twitter

 national society of black engineers (nsbe)

National Society of Black Engineers 50th Annnual Convention will take place from March 20-24, 2024, in Atlanta, GA, themed #NSBE50: Engineering CommUNITY, from March 20-24, in Atlanta, GA.  


Engaginging Minds, Empowering Students. Are You Ready? from April 8-10, 2024, in Long Beach, CA, is dedicated to promoting undergraduate research, scholarship and creative activity in all fields of study by sponsoring an annual conference for students. Unlike meetings of academic professional organizations, this gathering of student scholars welcomes presenters from all institutions of higher learning and from all disciplines. Overall, this conference offers a unique environment for the celebration and promotion of undergraduate student achievement; provides models of exemplary research, scholarship, and creative activity; and offers student career readiness development.