SATURDAY, APRIL 8, 2017 6:00 PM TO 12AM
California Science Center | Samuel Oschin Space Shuttle Endeavour Pavilion
700 EXPOSITION PARK DR, LOS ANGELES, CA
General Admission on sale April 1st
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2017 Keynotes - Full announcement coming March 1st
Rusty Schweickart flew on Apollo 9 in 1969 and performed an EVA in low earth orbit to test the lunar portable life support backpack. During the height of the Cold War, 1985, he founded the Association of Space Explorers, a professional organization of Cosmonauts and Astronauts. In 2002, he co-founded the B612 Foundation, dedicated to protecting humanity from Earth-crossing asteroids. Rusty is an extraordinary visionary and space advocate.
Anousheh is the first female private space explorer, having flown to the International Space Station in 2006 for 10 days. Born in Iran, Anousheh immigrated to the United States as a teenager, became as electrical engineer and then the CEO of TTI and now Prodea before training in Russia to fly on the Soyuz and fulfill her lifelong dream of reaching the stars. Anousheh is an ambassador for space, and is passionate about people "being the change" and following their dreams.
Peter is the co-founder of X Prize, International Space University, SEDS, Space Adventures, Planetary Resources and Zero Gravity Corp. He is a passionate space entrepreneur, a brilliant speaker, and is featured in the New York Times Best Seller "How to Make a Spaceship."
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All proceeds go to support space outreach and education efforts that merge art, science and exploration. We are an all-volunteer run 501c3 non profit organization. Tickets purchased are non-refundable. Thank you for your support!