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PLANETARY SCIENCE CAUCUS BREAKFAST BFG ON NASA’S DRAGONFLY MISSION, Sept 26, 2019, DC, 7:30-9:00 am ET (invitation only)

On September 26, 2019, the Planetary Science Caucus will hold a breakfast briefing on Capitol Hill about the newly announced NASA mission to Saturn’s moon Titan — Dragonfly.

Doors open at 7:30 am ET.  The program is from 8:00-9:00 am ET.

The briefing is by invitation only.  Contact Brendan Curry at The Planetary Society (brendan@planetary.org) for more information, including the meeting location.

The briefing features Bill Nye, CEO of The Planetary Society, and three speakers from the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab (JHU-APL) in Laurel, MD.  JHU-APL’s Elizabeth Turtle is the Principal Investigator for Dragonfly.

Speakers are:

  • Bill Nye, CEO of The Planetary Society
  • Scott Murchie, Principal Investigator for a Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter instrument, JHU-APL
  • Jason Kalirai, an astrophysicist and Mission Area Executive for Civil Space, JHU-APL
  • Dipak Srinivasan, a Systems Engineer and Project Manager, JHU-APL

Details

Date:
September 26
Time:
7:30 am - 11:00 pm