2018 B.A.T.S.

Teen Career Conference

Saturday, April 7, 2018  8:30am - 2:00pm

San Francisco Zoo & Gardens

All Bay Area 8th -12th grade students are invited to join us for our annual Teen Career Conference! This event is the perfect opportunity to meet and discuss your interests in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) with undergraduate and graduate students, researchers, and STEM industry and education professionals. You'll also gain valuable insights and tips about college and career preparation.

Registration is FREE for Students!

 Includes Free Zoo Admission and Lunch!

Register below now and stay tuned for more details.


Past Events & Photos

To view past B.A.T.S. events, please click here.

For photos, click here.


8:30a-9:00a: Check-In

9:00a-9:30a: Welcome and Keynote Presentation

9:45a-11:15a: Morning Workshops

11:30a-12:15p: Lunch

12:30p-2:00p: Afternoon Workshops

2:15p-2:30p: Wrap Up and Scavenger Hunt Awards

2:30p: Explore Zoo At Your Leisure!


PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THE ZOO PARKING LOT TO DROP OFF STUDENTS OR IF YOU DO NOT PLAN TO SPEND THE DAY AT THE ZOO. If you enter the Zoo parking lot for any reason, you will have to pay a $12 parking fee to exit. To avoid the parking fee, drop passengers off at the corner of Sloat Blvd and 47th St. See map here.

Parents/Guardians will not be allowed access to the event area. They are, however, encouraged to purchase a regular full price Zoo adult admission ticket and enjoy a day at the Zoo while their children enjoy the remainder of the event.  Please note that a regular Zoo adult admission ticket does not include the $12 parking fee.

Location, Parking, and Public Transit Information

Please click here for all location and parking details and the various public transit options for getting to the 2018 Teen Career Conference.

Conference Partners and Sponsors



*Find internship opportunities with the SFPUC at www.sfwater.org/careers!