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ISDC 2011 SCHEDULE FOR SUNDAY, MAY 22
8:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. VBC North Salon 1 Breakthrough Science and Technology
Trinitramide: A High Performance Oxidizer for Green Propulsion
Tore Brinck (KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden)
A Lighter-than-air Megastructure Launch Vehicle Concept
Stephan Szyman (Chicago Astronomical Society)
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. VBC North Hall Gallery Registration
Registration Package Pickup or Day Registration
You can also buy daily registration here. There will be a "Will Call" table for the general public who purchase meals.
Embassy Boardroom Madison Meetings
NSS Committee Meetings and Breakout Room
See separate flyer for committee meetings and time.
VBC North Hall 1 & 2 Exhibit
Exhibit Hall Opens
Open to conference attendees. General public can purchase day passes.
9 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. VBC North Salon 2 Space and Planetary Sciences
Robotic Lunar Lander Development at MSFC
Barbara Cohen (NASA MSFC)
VBC North Salon 3 Education, History, and Outreach
Exploring Space - Advancing Life on Earth while Expanding Human Intellect
Al Reisz (Reisz Engineers)
9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. VBC North Hall 3 Space Colonization and Settlement
Student Space Settlement Design Contest Winner: Oral Presentation by Team Cronos (10 min only)
Team Cronos from Romania
Student Space Settlement Design Contest Winner: Oral Presentation by Team Helios (10 min only)
Team Helios from Ireland, Florida, Japan and India
Student Space Settlement Design Contest Winner: Oral Presentation by Team Shangra - La (10 min only)
Team Shangra - La from India
Title To Be Annouced
Robert Zubrin (Mars Society)
10 a.m. - 11 a.m. VBC North Salon 2 Space and Planetary Sciences
Topology of Large Scale Structure in the Universe
Wes Colley (University of Alabama in Huntsville)
VBC North Salon 3 Education, History, and Outreach
One Century of Space History: Major Trends in Space Endeavors
Stephen B. Johnson (NASA MSFC; University of Colorado)
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. VBC North Hall 3 Space Colonization and Settlement
Path towards Space Colonization - Critical Elements
Ram Ramachandran (Jacobs) and Anita Gale (Boeing) [Moderators]; Panel members to be announced.
11 a.m. - 12 p.m. VBC North Salon 2 Space and Planetary Sciences
Updated Heliostorm Warning Mission: Enhancements Based on New Technology
Roy Young (NASA MSFC)
VBC North Salon 3 Education, History, and Outreach
Early Days of the von Braun Team and Rocketry at Fort Bliss and White Sands
Julius Braun (Brig. Gen. U.S. Army Retired)
10:15 a.m. - 12 p.m. VBC North Salon 1 Breakthrough Science and Technology
The Case and Development Path for Fusion Propulsion
Jason Cassibry (University of Alabama in Huntsville Propulsion Research Lab)
Enabling Broader Participation in Developing Breakthrough Science and Technologies: Perspectives from Scientists and Science Educators
Bill Gardiner [Moderator] (NSS); Tore Brinck (KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden); Jason Cassibry (University of Alabama in Huntsville Propulsion Research Lab); Stephan Szyman; and Lynne Zielinski (NSS)
12 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. VBC East Hall 3 Luncheon
Space Exploration: Next Generation
Dr. Debroah Barnhart, CEO U.S. Space and Rocket Center
12 p.m. - 5 p.m. VBC North Hall 1 & 2 Exhibit Hall
Exhibit Hall Take Down
1:45 p.m. VBC and Embassy Suites Special
ISDC 2011 is over. See you in 2012 in Washington D.C.!


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