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23rd Annual International Mars Society Convention (virtual event)
October 15 - October 18
The Mars Society is pleased to announce that the 23rd Annual International Mars Society Convention will be convened Thursday-Sunday, October 15-18, 2020, all over the world via internet!
Through the use of unique technology provided by the TMRO company (Anaheim, CA), it will be possible not only hold debates, panel discussions and presentations, but to allow people from all countries to participate, posing questions and interacting with each other, creating a global teleconvention of a type never before seen.
The four-day space conference will be free of charge and bring together prominent scientists, policymakers, entrepreneurs and space advocates to discuss the significance of the latest scientific discoveries, technological advances and political-economic-social developments that could affect plans for the human exploration and settlement of Mars. As always, the international convention will involve a wide variety of timely plenary talks, panel discussions and public debates concerning key issues bearing on human Mars exploration.
Conference highlights will include the latest exploratory results from the Curiosity and InSight missions and the Mars Express, ExoMars Trace Gas, Mars Reconnaissance and MAVEN orbiters. In addition, there will be an update on the upcoming ExoMars and Perseverance missions.
To register for the 23rd Annual International Mars Society Convention, please click here. For convention updates in the coming weeks and months, please visit the web site: www.marssociety.org or one of the (vmany social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Linkedin or Reddit).