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SCIENCE FAIR

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Science lovers! One of Awesome Con’s smartest show features is dedicated to all things science! Celebrating sci-fi, technology, engineering, aerospace, astronomy, and much more, the Science Fair is not only tons of fun — it’s educational too!

A popular feature year after year, fans can explore how science influences their favorite comics, films, and TV shows, discover new technologies from scientific companies, governmental agencies, and non-profit organizations, and learn about incredible career opportunities in science and tech that could allow them to become a real-life Tony Stark or Bruce Banner.

SCIENCE FAIR 2023

More information about our incredible Science Fair content will be available here soon. Stay tuned!

PAST SCIENCE FAIR HIGHLIGHTS

PAST CONTENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • June 3, 2022 Awesome Con debuted 2 full programming tracks, Science Fair: TERRA and COSMOS focused on earth and space respectively.
  • August 21, 2021 Adam Savage busted myths and excited fans as he presented “An hour with Adam Savage” on the Main Stage
  • August 20, 2021 Future Con rebrands as Awesome Con’s Science Fair
  • March 31, 2018 Artist Greg Capullo, writer Scott Snyder, and inker Jonathan Glapion behind Batman series “Dark Nights: Metal”  hosted a private one-hour Q&A with attendees.
  • March 31, 2018 Special appearances of Star Wars actors John Boyega, Joonas Suotamo, and Jeremy Bulloch during Future Con events.
  • March 31, 2018 Exclusive screening of Netflix’s Lost in Space and an interactive pop-up prop pavilion on the Show Floor.
  • June 16, 2017 Future Con launches at Awesome Con, in partnership with Smithsonian Magazine.

PAST VENDOR HIGHLIGHTS

  • CIA – Central Intelligence Agency
  • NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • NSF – National Science Foundation

PAST GUEST HIGHLIGHTS

  • 2021 Adam Savage (Mythbusters)
  • 2018 John Boyega (Star Wars, Pacific Rim)
  • 2018 Joonas Suotamo (Star Wars)
  • 2018 Jeremy Bulloch (Star Wars)