Date: Saturday 21st January 2023
Start Time: 14:00
End Time: 15:15
Brian Harvey is a writer and broadcaster on spaceflight who lives in Ireland. He is a long-standing member of the British Interplanetary Society and a contributor to the annual Soviet/China forum, Spaceflight and Space Chronicle. He has written a number of histories of the Chinese space programme, most recently China in space – the great leap (2nd, edition, Springer-Paxis, 2019), which has also been published in Chinese. In the course of its preparation, he met China’s first man in space Yang Liwei and first woman, Liu Yang. His most recent book, just published, is European-Russian cooperation in space – from de Gaulle to ExoMars (www.springer.com)(2021).
•13:55 – The meeting is available to join
•14:00 – Welcome
•14:05 – China In Space by Brian Harvey
•14:35 ish – Questions and Answers (we enable everyone’s microphone to allow an interactive Q&A session)
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