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Invent the Future Challenge Summit (off-site)

May 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


“This is about more than STEM. It’s about giving kids a foundation for success in the future economy — and empowering them to make a difference in the world.” – Cara Lesser, Founder and Executive Director of KID Museum. Read more

Mark your calendars for the Invent the Future Challenge Summit! All are welcome to this culminating event, showcasing the inspiring work of almost 500 middle schoolers across the region. Students will be presenting their prototyped solutions to the challenge question: What will you make to protect the planet?

– Submit your vote for the Audience Choice Award.
– Watch our panel of experts deliberate and recognize teams.
– Learn how to bring the Invent the Future Challenge to your school.
– Meet the next generation of innovators!

Special guest speakers and exhibitors include:
Alan Gregerman, President & Chief Innovation Officer at VENTURE WORKS, Inc.
– Kristof Grina, Founder and Farm Director at Up Top Acres
Wizards.exe – FIRST Tech Challenge reigning World Champs
– Jared Lapidus, VegiCity creator from Walt Whitman High School

Challenge Teams: Your team must be represented at the Summit to be eligible for prizes. Plus, earn SSL hours just for participating! RSVP at the link below.

The Invent the Future Challenge was made possible by our groundbreaking partnership with Montgomery County Public Schools. Learn more about the Challenge here: kid-museum.org/programs/invent-the-future

Thank you to our Challenge partners & sponsors:


May 20
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Magruder High School
5939 Muncaster Mill Rd
Rockville, Maryland 20855
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All ages welcome