The Pale Red Dot: Colonising Mars and Beyond

Date: 2 May 2017
Start Time: 17.15

Venue: Oxford Martin School, 34 Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BD

The Oxford Environmental Research DTP are proud to present the following panel discussion as part of the ‘Grand Challenges’ Series.

To be held from 1715 on Tuesday 2 May, 2017 at the Oxford Martin School. Speakers include:

  • Dr Ellen Stofan (former NASA Chief Scientist)
  • Libby Jackson (UK Space Agency program director)
  • Andrew Weir (Award-winning author of ‘The Martian’)
  • Prof. Andrew Coates (Head of Planetary Science, MSSL)

The chair will be Dr Paul Jepson (Senior Research Fellow, Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment).

There will be a chance for the audience to put questions to the panel members.

You can sign up here via EventBrite:

In case of high demand, an overflow room may be used. Thus we recommend arriving early as seats will be on a first-come, first-served basis.


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