MILSET Expo-Sciences International (ESI) 2019

Applications for Team Canada-MILSET 2019 are closed.

Youth Science Canada is sending a team of 45 youth and 11 adults to MILSET ESI 2019 in Abu Dhabi.

MILSET Expo-Sciences International (ESI) is an international youth STEM project exhibition, bringing together 2,000 young scientists from all over the world, with a focus on communication, cooperation, networking, and sociocultural interchange, rather than competition.

In addition to the project expo, the participant program includes cultural and scientific visits, leisure activities, workshops, presentations, lectures, as well as opportunities for youth to address global STEM-related issues. National youth STEM program leaders meet during the event to share and discuss best practice in STEM promotion and education. 

MILSET ESI is held every two years The next event will be held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates from September 22-28, 2019.

Canada-Wide Science Fair and Team Canada-ISEF finalists who will be in Grades 9-12 (Secondary 3-5 and Cégep 1 or 2 in Québec) in September 2019, and who are at least 14 years of age on the first day of the event, are eligible to apply for a place on Team Canada-MILSET 2019. The estimated cost, including airfare, accommodation, meals, and program activities is expected to be $2,000 per person.

Full details on the event can be found on the 2019 MILSET Expo-Science International web site.