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Career Spark STEAM Expo

Public Outreach, Event, Innovation Month
CareerSpark is a hands-on, interactive work and career readiness experience designed to spark students’ interest in the exciting careers in the STEAM field. The Science, Engineering, Technology, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) event is tailored for 8th-grade students. Registration is required. For additional information to regarding attending or exhibiting at the event, please contact:
Thursday, April 25, 2024
09:00 AM to 01:40 PM CDT
Orr Building at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield
  • Springfield, Illinois


CareerSpark Exhibitor Flyer.pdf

CareerSpark Flyer.pdf


Apply to be an exhibitor using this link and apply to attend using this link.


Amazon Web Services

Levi, Ray, and Shoup, Inc.


Hanson Professional Services


Name of Exhibitor/Organization

Dept of Psychology / University of Illinois Springfield
Orion Lab, Computer Science Department, University of Illinois Springfield
College of Business and Management, University of Illinois Springfield
Memorial Health
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
UIS College of Health, Science & Technology
Lincoln Land Community College
183d Wing
Illinois Student Assistance Commission
Capital Area Career Center
LLCC Association of Bird Banders
Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Amazon Web Services
Midwest Technical Institute
Illinois State Police
Illinois Department of Natural Resources
Learning Technology Center of Illinois
University of Illinois Springfield, Field Stations
University of Illinois, Extension 4-H Youth Development
O'Shea Builders
Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers
Rivian Automotive
School of Integrated Sciences, Sustainability, and Public Health - University of Illinois Springfield
Illinois Department of Transportation - Division of Aeronautics
Illinois EPA – Groundwater Section
Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshal
US Army Corps of Engineers
Levi, Ray & Shoup, Inc.
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, IQUIST
Hospital Sisters Health System
IL Dept. of Agriculture, Egg Inspection 
IL Dept. of Agriculture, Weights & Measures
IL Dept. of Agriculture, Seed Laboratory
Southern Illinois University College of Medicine Physician Pathway Preparatory Program
Bayer Crop Science
Illinois Bankers Association
Lego Education
Hickory Point Bank & Trust
Office of the Illinois Attorney General
Hanson Professional Services, Inc.
Illinois State University Center for Mathematics, Science & Technology
The National Great Rivers Research and Education Center
Stateline Hillcrest Animal Hospital
Valley View Agrisystems
Horace Mann 
National Great Rivers Research and Education Center
T-Mobile for Education
EAA Young Eagles & AeroEducate
iSEE (Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment), Center for Digital Agriculture and Illinois Extension
Illinois Department of Innovation & Technology