ISEC is very pleased to announce the 2016 ISEC Space Elevator Conference, once again to be held at Seattle, Washington's Museum of Flight. From the official announcement:
"The International Space Elevator Consortium presents the 2016 Space Elevator Conference to be held August 19th through August 21st, 2016 at the Museum of Flight, Seattle, Washington with the Family Science Fest on Saturday, August 20th. The theme of this year's conference is the "Apex Anchor, Geo Node, and Communication Architecture."
The three-day technical conference will engage an international audience of scientists, engineers, educators, managers, entrepreneurs, enthusiasts, and students in discussions of space elevator development including Technology, Business and Operations, Outreach, and Legal topics. More details of this year's technical conference program will be posted on the conference website with registration opening March 2016. The Family Science Fest portion of the conference will be held Saturday, August 20th, 2016.
This event is in tandem with the technical conference and is included in the Museum of Flight admission price. The Family Science Fest includes a youth robotics competition, public Space Elevator 101 and 201 presentations, exhibits from universities, science organizations, and science clubs, and much more. This is a great event for the whole family while you explore the Museum of Flight. Many thanks to our annual "GEO" level sponsors, the Museum of Flight and Microsoft Corporation, for their ongoing support for this conference."
Every year this conference gets bigger and better and this year will be no exception. Registration will be open soon - be there or be square!