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Conference Links

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(Last updated on November 11, 2004)
 
(see also the Meetings and Workshops pages)
 
(download the Conference Schedule handout -- Acrobat PDF)


Friday, November 12, 2004

9:00 AM - Noon
2nd Floor
Decatur Room
Space Propulsion Session featuring three 1-hour talks with speakers from Thiokol Propulsion, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, and the University of Alabama in Huntsville
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tour Event
via Shuttle Bus
Boeing Delta IV EELV Plant Tour
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
2nd Floor
Decatur Room
Launch Vehicle Session featuring two 1-hour talks with speakers from The Boeing Company and NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, followed by a 1-hour panel discussion with speakers from NASA and the space industry
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
2nd Floor
Decatur Room
Conference Welcome Reception
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Special Event
via Shuttle Bus
Huntsville Library Star Trek Night
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6th Floor
Room 625
Project HALO Party
10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2nd Floor
Decatur Room
Space Jeopardy

Saturday, November 13, 2004

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
1st Floor
Redstone/Athens Rooms
Saturday Breakfast with NSS Directors and Officers
9:00 AM - Noon
1st Floor
Marshall Room
Going for the X-Prize Session featuring three 1-hour talks with speakers from Scaled Composites (former), HARC/Orion Propulsion and X-Prize News
9:00 AM - Noon
2nd Floor
Decatur Room
Lunar Exploration Session featuring three 1-hour talks with speakers from ISSI, SkyCorp, and UAH (invited)
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
1st Floor
Executive Lobby
Marianne Dyson Book Signing
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (TBD)
1st Floor
Executive Lobby
Dennis Wingo Book Signing
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
1st Floor
Redstone/Athens Rooms
Saturday Lunch with guest speaker Konrad Dannenberg
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
1st Floor
Marshall Room
Space Tourism Session featuring two 1-hour talks with speakers from HAL5 and Zero-G (invited)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
1st Floor
Marshall Room
Special Session featuring a 1-hour talk by a NASA Solar System Ambassador (tentative)
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
2nd Floor
Decatur Room
Moon, Mars, and Beyond Session featuring three 1-hour talks with speakers from Boeing and NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
1st Floor
Redstone/Athens Rooms
Saturday Awards Banquet with M/C Greg Allison and guest speaker Chris Faranetta of Space Adventures
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6th Floor
Room 625
ISDC 2005 Party
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2nd Floor
Decatur Room
Space-related DVDs and/or videos.

Sunday, November 14, 2004

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
1st Floor
Redstone/Athens Rooms
Sunday Breakfast with NSS Chapter Leaders
9:00 AM - Noon
1st Floor
Marshall Room
NSS in Action Session featuring three 1-hour talks with speakers from CyberTeams, National Space Society, and HAL5
9:00 AM - Noon
2nd Floor
Decatur Room
Space Stations and Settlement Session featuring three 1-hour talks with speakers from ISSI, Boeing, and U.S. Army
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
1st Floor
Redstone/Athens Rooms
Sunday Lunch with guest speaker George Whitesides, NSS Executive Director
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
1st Floor
Marshall Room
Huntsville Projects Session featuring three 1-hour talks with speakers from Von Braun Astronomical Society, the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, and HAL5
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
2nd Floor
Decatur Room
Space Science and Education Session featuring three 1-hour talks with speakers from NASA Marshall Space Flight Center and the U.S. Space and Rocket Center
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6th Floor
Room 625
Letter Writing Workshop
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6th Floor
Room 625
Post Conference Party

Latest News

November 11, 2004
 
(News Archive page)


Version 23 of the Session Talks Status is now available.  We are working hard to finalize speakers, so expect daily updates.

Version 23 of the Conference Schedule is now available.

Chris Faranetta of Space Adventures has just agreed to be our speaker for the Saturday dinner!

Read the Valley Planet article on the conference!

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