I’m disappointed that I’ll be travelling and therefore have to miss this, but it looks to be a great event.
NASA lecture: Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan and Chief Technologist David Miller
UCL Public Policy
Wednesday, 12 November 2014 from 14:00 to 15:30 (GMT)
London, United Kingdom
Book now to hear Dr Ellen Stofan (NASA Chief Scientist) and Dr David Miler (NASA Chief Technologist) discussing the future of human space exploration.
Chaired by Dr Lucie Green, UCL Mullard Space Science Laboratory.
This free lecture will explore the challenges and opportunities for space travel, and the role of science and research over the coming years. Book your tickets now to avoid disappointment.
Dr. Ellen Stofan was appointed NASA chief scientist on August 25, 2013. She was also vice president of Proxemy Research in Laytonsville, Md., and honorary professor in the department of Earth sciences at UCL. Stofan is an associate member of the Cassini Mission to Saturn Radar Team and a co-investigator on the Mars Express Mission’s MARSIS sounder.
Dr. David W. Miller was appointed NASA chief technologist on March 17, 2014. He is the agency’s principal advisor and advocate on technology policy and programs. Dr Miller is also the Jerome C. Hunsaker Professor in the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics and was the Director of the Space Systems Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Lucie Green is a Royal Society University Research Fellow and a space scientist based at the Mullard Space Science Laboratory, UCL’s Department of Space and Climate Physics.