Phoenix Comicon


Science and Education Track Programming

RealtimeSTEAM is a nonprofit organization partnering with Phoenix Comicon to provide Science and Education programming during the four-day geek celebration that is Phoenix Comicon. Scheduled for May 25-28, 2017 at the Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix Comicon 2017 will include over 100 hours of panels, expos and interactive spaces highlighting the scientists, engineers and research institutions in Arizona that put the science in science fiction.

Receive Professional Development Credits for Attending Our Programming

K-12 and community college instructors receive Professional Development (PD) credits for attending our programming with credentialed panelists (Masters, PhD, or 5 years in an industry). We concentrate educational programming on Thursday and Friday daytimes.

Professional Development certificates will be emailed to the address provided at registration. Download PDFs for the panels attended at Phoenix Comicon 2017 for further documentation.


Hall of Heroes

Interact with Science

Don’t miss your chance to hold Pluto, pet a dinosaur, travel to an exoplanet and talk to current NASA mission specialists in the Hall of Heroes, Third Floor, North Building, Phoenix Convention Center.

Edutech Expo

Resources for Educators

Please join us for an opportunity to experience the rich technological and instructional resources available from Arizona’s innovative educational STEM community. Thursday, May 25, 2017, 7:30-9:30PM, 101ABC West Building.

Science & Education Panels

Science Meets Pop Culture

Join our panelists all weekend for fun discussions on the latest research into genetics, astronomy, psychology and more with a geek twist. Find them here. 131CD, 132A, North Building.

Want to Find all of the Science Programming at Phoenix Comicon 2017...

Download the Phoenix Comicon app for IOS & Android and click on the Programming icon. Use the drop-down filters for Education or Science.