We Talked Sci-fi Education with "The Martian" 👽 Author, Andy Weir, at ISTE 2018

In the above video, NUITEQ Director of Strategy, Dr. Edward Tse, interviews author and ISTE 2018 (North America’s most prominent education technology conference) keynote speaker Andy Weir.

Andy Weir is best known for his novel, The Martian, that is "the purest example of real-science sci-fi for many years", according to The Wall Street Journal and was made into a film starring Matt Damon (released in 2015).

Watch the video and learn about Andy Weir's earlier software engineering career, his tricks of using puzzles to keep readers engaged and his thoughts about how we can encourage educators and students to pursue STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) careers.

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