Mars – Man or Machine?

Date: 8 November 2017
Start Time: 6pm – 10pm
Venue: Weston Auditorium, De Havilland Campus, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, AL10 9EU

EMSTA logoMediumThe structure of the evening, title of talks and speakers is as follows:

Registration, Light refreshments

Chair: Professor Yang Gao, FIET FRAeS, Associate Dean (International), Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences. Professor of Space Autonomous Systems, Head of STAR Lab, Surrey Space Centre.

ExoMars 2016 Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO)
Dr. Tanya Lim, FIMechE, ESA/ESAC Science Operations Department.

ExoMars Rover
Abbie Hutty, FIMechE, Airbus Defence and Space Limited.

Man or Machine? The Issues
Nick Spall, Fellow of the British Interplanetary Society.

Question time

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