ISDC 2013 Programming Schedule for Sunday, May 26

While we strive to have this page up to date, please consult onsite volunteers and signage for last minute changes.

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Sunday, May 26

8:30 am - 9:45 am
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Ian O'Neill, Space Producer for Discovery News
Plenary Aventine Ballroom

10 am - 11:50 am

10 am - 10:50 am
Space Engagement Track: Session 1
T Minus 5
Room: Mykonos (2nd Floor)
Space Engagement Track: Session 2 Room: Palatine
Big Data Analytics for Space Exploration, Entrepreneurship and Policy Opportunities
Tiffani Crawford
Space Engagement Track: Session 3 Room: Portofino
Arecibo Observatory
Robert Kerr, Director, Arecibo Observatory
Space Engagement Track: Session 4 Room: Athenia (2nd Floor)
GRAIL: A Mission of Gravity
Robert Gounley

10:50 am - 11 am

11 am - 11:50 am
Space Engagement Track: Session 1
T Minus 5
Room: Palatine
Space Engagement Track: Session 2 Room: Palatine
Our Universe
Robert Piccioni, Physicist, Educator, and High-Tech Entrepreneur
Space Engagement Track: Session 3 Room: Portofino
Yuri's Night
Brice Russ
Satellite Design Club
Martin Wilson
Space Engagement Track: Session 4 Room: Athenia (2nd Floor)
Commercial Space at 18 Degrees North
Jose Molina
A Robot Factory on the Moon - the Logical Next Step in Space
Arnold Reinhold

12:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Christopher J. (Chris) Ferguson
Director, Crew & Mission Operations Commercial Crew Program, Boeing. Former NASA Astronaut. Commander of the Last Shuttle Mission, STS-135. First Boeing CTS-100 Pilot.
Lunch Pavilion Ballroom

2 pm - 6 pm
SpaceUp - User Generated Conference
SpaceUp 1Room: Palatine A
SpaceUp 2Room: Palatine B
SpaceUp 3Room: Portofino A
SpaceUp 4Room: Portofino B
SpaceUp 5Room: Mykonos A (2nd floor)
SpaceUp 6Room: Mykonos B (2nd floor)
SpaceUp 7Room: Athenia A (2nd floor)
SpaceUp 8Room: Athenia B (2nd floor)
SpaceUp 9Room: Milos (2nd floor)
SpaceUp 10Room: Rhodes (2nd floor)
See Signage At the Conference on How to Sign Up for SpaceUp

6 pm - 7 pm
Cocktail Reception at Asteria Terrace

7 pm - 9 pm
Keynote Speaker To be Announced
Speaker Affiliation: TBD
Dinner Pavilion Ballroom
NASA Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Entry, Descent and Landing (EDL) Team will receive the 2013 Space Pioneer Award for Science and Engineering. MSL Team members expected to attend:
Fuk Li, Mars Program Manager
Peter Theisinger, MSL Project Manager
Adam D. Steltzner, MSL EDL Team Lead (Presenter)
Raymond Baker, MSL EDL Team, Propulsion Lead

NSS Awards Presentations
9:30 pm - Till
ISDC Stellar Sojourn Party and Custome Contest
Party Aventine Ballroom

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