Forthcoming symposium: “The Pursuit of Space Settlement”
When: 23 September 2016
Proposals due: 23 April 2016
Location: Texas State University (San Marcos, TX)
The Philosophy Department, Ingram School of Engineering, LBJ STEM Education and the Department of Aerospace Studies invite proposals from all perspectives regarding the pursuit of space settlement.
We seek panelists for two investigations
- Should we pursue human settlement in space?
- Can we be successful in sustaining human life in space?
We also seek proposals for breakout sessions in the afternoon.
All proposals will be considered through a blind review process.
Please email your proposal to Camrie Pipper at [email protected]
All emails should include “Space Settlement Symposium” in the subject line.
Questions concerning content of proposals can be addressed to the following:
STEM Education and Research – Dr. Araceli Ortiz [email protected]
Humanities or not sure who to contact: Dr. Elizabeth Kanon [email protected]
Please feel free to call Dr. Kanon at 512-245-6597 with any questions or concerns