Kate Edwards - Geography, Games, & Geekness: Forging Your Unique Career Path

Girls S.T.E.A.M. Institute

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Kate Edwards will discuss "Geography, Games, & Geekness: Forging Your Unique Career Path." She is a unique hybrid of an applied geographer, writer, and content culturalization strategist with a passion for global cultures and media technologies. With broad experience in the fields of geography, cartography, geopolitics and cross-cultural issues, she is a recognized thought leader in the information industry as related to inclusive representation, content management, and cross-cultural impacts of information and globalization. She is an award-winning Advocate, Forbes' Women 50 Over 50 List, Speaker, Advisor, Geographer and Culturalization Innovator at Geogrify, CXO/Co-Founder at SetJetters, Former Executive Director of the Global Game Jam and IGDA, and former Microsoft geopolitical strategist and now independent consultant for her company Geogrify.

Join us for the Open House for the 2022 Girls Virtual Reality Team Business Challenge, July 16-17, 2022.

The Girls STEAM Institute's Virtual Reality Girls Team Business Challenge is geared to educate and encourage young girls 12-17 to become entrepreneurs and solve world problems. Twelve girls were chosen by representing diversity in geography, age, culture and assigned to a team of 4 to develop a business with viable concepts to remedy the Climate Change Crisis and the Role of Technology and Saving Our Earth.

For details and to attend the free two-day event, check the 2022 Girls Virtual Reality Team Business Challenge.

Sponsored by US Bank, CESCO, Gothenburg Family Trust, Humanitea, Girls Have Dreams, and Serendipity Productions Partners LLC.

The Girls STEAM Institute's is a non-profit that enlightens and inspires girls globally to pursue S.T.E.A.M. entrepreneurship and leadership to build a sustainable international pipeline for inspiring and empowering girls to pursue innovation as STEAM entrepreneurs.

For more information and to volunteer or donate, or bring a Girls STEAM Institute Team Business Challenge event to your school or organization, visit The Girls STEAM Institute.

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