Workshop Presenter

Justin Shaifer is a PhD student at Columbia University and the Founder & Executive Director of Fascinate Inc., an organization created to excite underrepresented students about STEM. He performs teacher training and develops culturally responsive STEM curriculum for institutions in New York City. He is known for his work on the Magic Cool Bus Project and has partnered with Google, Microsoft, MIT Media Lab, and Children’s Aid. He travels the country empowering young students to “embrace their inner nerd” despite their surroundings.