Director of Desert Research Station - Mars Society Convention

24th Annual International Mars Society Convention - 4 Days

PAST EVENT

IS THERE LIFE OUT THERE? Current Biological Research at the Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS)

Dr. Shannon Rupert, Director, Mars Desert Research Station. Joined by: Atila Meszaros Jen Carver Paul Sokoloff

Session extended to include: MDRS Crew 245 - Mars Analog Experience at MDRS

(Moderated by Ron Craig - Host, Red Planet Live podcast)

Dylan Dickstein

Shravan Hariharan

Olivia Ettin

Alex Coultrup

Shayna Hume

Julio Hernandez The 24th Annual International Mars Society Convention is Thursday-Sunday, October 14-17, 2021. This convention presents a unique opportunity for those interested in the planet Mars to come together and discuss the science, technology, social implications, philosophy and a multitude of other aspects of Mars exploration.

You can register on the main website http://www.marssociety.org After you register, you can access the convention's main application Attendify at http://convention.marssociety.org using code "TakingFlight".

More info and session listings are in the hub world, code PDK958

This meeting is interactive. Most of the time the speakers and members are appearing on a Zoom screen. You will be able to grab the mike so you can talk to the people in Zoom.

The Mars Society is the world’s largest and most influential space advocacy organization dedicated to the human exploration and settlement of the planet Mars. Established by Dr. Robert Zubrin and others in 1998, the group works to educate the public, the media and the government on the benefits of exploring Mars and creating a permanent human presence on the Red Planet.