ISEC is very proud to announce that this year's Space Elevator Conference, the first organized by ISEC, will be held at the Museum of Flight in Seattle, Washington. Conference dates are August 25-27.
The official Press Announcement:For 2012, the Space Elevator Conference moves to The Museum of Flight!
The International Space Elevator Consortium
is proud to announce that the 2012 Space Elevator Conference will now be held at the Museum of Flight
in Seattle, Washington. The conference dates remain the same, August 25th through August 27th, 2012, with the Family Science Fest being held on August 25th. Come experience learning, brainstorming, and working together surrounded by an atmosphere of invention and discovery! Conference and family science fest attendees will be stimulated and energized by the planes hanging from the Great Gallery glass ceiling or watching a jet take off from the Boeing Field runway. This will be a fantastic new venue for the conference!3-Day Technical Conference
The theme of this year's technical conference is "Operating and Maintaining a Space Elevator
" and will be the focus of many of the presentations. Other relevant topics will also be addressed and you're sure to find material of interest.Family Science Fest
The Family Science Fest on Saturday, August 25th will also be held at the Museum of Flight. This event is open to the public and is included in the Museum of Flight admission price. The Family Science Fest includes Space Elevator 101 and 201 presentations, a youth robotics competition, exhibits from universities and science clubs, and much more.
More details of the conference technical program and the Family Science Fest are posted on the conference website (http://spaceelevatorconference.org)
The Space Elevator is one of the most magnificent Engineering projects ever conceived. It promises abundant access to space and a multitude of benefits for humanity. Come to the Conference and hear presentations and discussion with people working to make the Space Elevator a reality!
So, mark your calendars and make your reservations. This Conference promises to be the most exciting ever!