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Will Collaboration or Competition Get Humans to Mars, Mar 2017, DC

Future Tense will hold a discussion on March 8, 2017 from 12:00-3:00  pm ET on “Will Collaboration or Competition Get Humans to Mars and Beyond?”  The event will be held at its offices:  740 15th St., NW, #900, Washington, DC.   Details are on the event’s website

Future Tense is a partnership of Slate, New America, and Arizona State University.

Speakers include (this is not a comprehensive list):

  • George Whitesides, Virgin Galactic
  • Lindy Elkins-Tanton, Arizona State University
  • Scott Pace, George Washington University
  • Eric Stallmer, Commercial Spaceflight Federation
  • Ellen Stofan, former NASA Chief Scientist
  • Talal Al Kaissi, UAE Embassy
  • Tom Cremins, Associate Administrator for Policy and Plans, NASA
  • Deji Bryce Olukotun, author of “Nigerians in Space and After the Flare” (forthcoming 2017)


March 8, 2017
12:00 am