Time: 9:30 am - 5pmMaster of Ceremonies: Dr. Bruce Betts (The Planetary Society)
Will call and ticket sales open
Exhibits, and videos on giant screen and going out over internet feed.
Dan Geraci (TPS), Jim Bell (TPS/ASU), Bill Nye (TPS)
Year of the Solar System
Jim Green (NASA HQ)
Introduction to Mars:
-- Mars Overview
-- Ancient Water-Rich
Environments at Meridiani Planum Mars
-- Martian Volcanoes
Jim Bell (TPS/ASU) (15 minutes)
Ray Arvidson (Washington University in St. Louis) (20 minutes)
Rosaly Lopes (JPL) (20 minutes)
Fun with Shelley Bonus – the Solar System and Mars, Mars, Mars!!!
Why the sudden activity in Space?
Sally Ride Tribute
Lori Garver (NASA HQ)
Why Create Space Art
Don Davis, Rick Sternbach, Aldo Spadoni and Charley Kohlhase
Your Place in Space
Bill Nye (TPS)
So You Want to Work in Space
Moderator: Emily Lakdawalla (TPS) with Ryan Anderson (USGS), Merek Chertkow (Space X), Abigail Fraeman (Wash U.), Erik Lopez (U. Illinois), Sarah Milkovich (JPL), Melissa Rice (Caltech)
Driving a Mars Rover
Scott Maxwell (JPL)
Robots now, Humans by 2030
Artemis Westenberg (Explore Mars)
Planetary Radio Live, Exploring Mars
With Andrew Chaikin and Scott Hubbard (TPS/Stanford)
And Hi-Fidelity (Star Trek singers)
Betts, Nye, etc. (TPS)
Become a member of The Planetary Society and together we will create the future of space exploration.
LightSail 2 will launch aboard the SpaceX Falcon Heavy. Be part of this epic point in space exploration history!