Inaug2013Social List of Speakers
The schedule's posted here as a courtesy, and any inaccuracies are my own, not NASA's.
Friday, January 18 / NASA Social Day
- 9 - 10 am: Registration for NASA Social attendees outside the James E. Webb Memorial Auditorium at NASA Headquarters, 300 E Street, SW, Washington, D.C. (Enter through west lobby near 4th and E)
- 10 am: NASA Open House event opens to the public, including NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden and NASA Deputy Administrator Lori Garver (@Lori_Garver).
- 10 am - noon & 2 pm - 4pm (LIVE on NASA TV): Panel discussions in the James Webb Auditorium. Panelists include NASA astronauts and senior leaders. Topics: The future of human spaceflight, technology innovation, science on the International Space Station (@ISS_Research), ongoing and future missions to Mars, a demonstration of NASA's robotic exoskeleton.
- 4 pm: NASA Open House event concludes
This is a NASA Open House event showcasing NASA’s science, technology and engineering prowess from at NASA Headquarters in Washington. This NASA Social is an opportunity to obtain a reserved seat during the open house and gain behind-the-scenes access to NASA’s talented people, including astronauts, mission management and communicators.
During the event, participants will have an opportunity to meet and mingle with several astronauts and members of NASA's Mars Science Laboratory (@MarsCuriosity) team responsible for the Curiosity rover, which is five months into a two-year mission on the Red Planet.
Other topics include NASA’s plans for the future of human spaceflight; the importance of technology innovation to our future; science on the International Space Station (@ISS_Research); and NASA’s future missions to Mars. Additionally, the NASA Social participants will be treated to a special behind-the-scenes session about living and working in space.
NASA Social online
The Twitter account for the Social is @NASASocial, where we will post information about the event. We’re also on Facebook (NASA) and Google+ (NASA). The hashtags for the event are #NASASocial and #Inaug2013.