Institute for Space Science, Exploration and Technology

Space Exploration Symposium

Space Exploration Symposium 2014

Brought to you by ISSET and the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada - Edmonton Centre

Thursday, September 25, starting at 7:00 PM at Telus World of Science Edmonton

Friday, September 26, 2:00 - 6:00 PM on U of A North Campus, ETLC Solarium (map)

We are pleased to annouce our keynote speakers for our Annual Space Exploration Symposium: Kevin Cocco, CTO of Ardusat, a company that specializes in small satellites for educational purposes, and Prof. Steven Squyres of Cornell University, a prominent planetary scientist whose mission involvement includes Principal Investigator of the MER mission to Mars. More details below.

Mr. Cocco's talk will be preceded by University of Alberta researchers presenting the latest results of studies relating to small satellites, including the AlbertaSat project, miniaturization technology, and communications and controls.