As a science-based, diversified company, 3M use science and technology every day to improve lives and recognizes the importance of STEM (i.e. science, technology, engineering and mathematics) disciplines in solving some of the most pressing problems around the globe. It therefore is eager to sparkle students’ interest in STEM-related subjects and foster future scientists and researchers.
On 13 and 14 June, 3 afternoon visits were organized for 39 primary and secondary teachers. They toured around the 3M Customer Technical Centre in which various 3M technologies, capabilities and products that make life easier are showcased. Such innovative solutions, including whiteboard solutions, FTTH access, Safety-walk, tactile guide, Nomad matting systems, cleaning chemicals and tools, Post-it® meeting solution products, solar energy control window film and security film, were also demonstrated. Program to offer free samples and technical support to STEM education projects was introduced to teachers.
3M believes that supporting teachers to create more interactive learning opportunities by bringing daily live science application examples into classrooms is one of the most effective ways to generate enthusiasm for science among students.
3M technology continues to improve people's daily lives. As of the end of 2018, 3M global sales of more than 33 billion US dollars, nearly 93,000 employees connecting with customers around the world to develop business. To learn more about 3M's innovative solutions to the world’s challenges, please visit www.3M.com or follow @ 3MNewsroom on Twitter to find out more about our developments.
3M Hong Kong Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of 3M Company, was founded in 1961 to satisfy customers with superior quality, value, and service. Primarily served as a sales and marketing hub for 3M products, we focus on four major businesses including Consumer, Health Care, Safety & Industrial, Transportation and Electronics. For more information, please browse www.3M.com.hk or follow @3M Hong Kong on Facebook.
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