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UNLEASH IMAGINATION (Arthur C. Clarke Foundation), Nov 8, 2018, DC, 5:00-10:00 pm ET

The Arthur C. Clarke Foundation will host Unleash Imagination on November 8, 2018 at Sidney Harman Hall, 610 F Street, NW, Washington, DC from 5:00-10:00 pm ET.   It includes a reception, dinner, and Integenerational Forum.  Awards will also be presented.  Details and contact information from the emailed announcement is as follows:

Unleash Imagination continues on the evening of November 8 from 5 to 10 pm at the Sidney Harman Hall, 610 F Street, NW, Washington, DC.  The event features a reception, dinner, an Intergenerational Forum, linking the challenges of humans on earth and in space as affected by and affecting climate change, an issue of great concern to Clarke Young Leaders.  The one-hour forum will be followed by the presentation of Clarke Awards to:

Life Achievement ─ Irwin Jacobs, co-developer of CDMA, co-founder and former chair of Qualcomm and philanthropist.

Innovator ─ Jill Tarter, astronomer, Emeritus Chair for SETI Research at the SETI Institute, and seeker for an answer to “Are we alone?” 

Imagination in Service to Society ─ science fiction writer, Cixin Liu, nine-time winner of the Galaxy Award and winner of the Hugo Award.

Their remarks will inspire thought and conversation on a wide range of issues and opportunities.

Unleash Imagination Partners

The Clarke Foundation’s programmatic partners for Unleash Imagination-Shape the Future include the Foundation’s sister organization, the Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination at the University of California at San Diego; the KID MuseumCarnegie Science and the Museum of Science Fiction.

Unleash Imagination’s marketing partner is Hughes Network System.

Join us on November 8th!

http://www.clarkefoundation.org/event/unleash-imagination-clarke-awards-dinner/

Details

Date:
November 8
Time:
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm