The inaugural Space@Hopkins Symposium is scheduled for Nov. 2 from 2-6 p.m. in Schafler Auditorium in the Bloomberg Center for Physics & Astronomy. This event will highlight the past, present, and future of Space Science at Johns Hopkins and it's affiliated institutions. From sending probes to planets, to ensuring the healthy return of our astronauts, Johns Hopkins is at the cutting edge of space research.
If you are interested in attending, please fill out an online RSVP form as soon as possible to secure a spot; seating is limited.
Space@Hopkins Symposium agenda
- 2-2:30 p.m.: Opening statements and introduction
- 2:30-2:40 p.m.: "The Past: The History of Hopkins & Space," a rich history of space science spanning over 130 years
- 2:40-3:15 p.m.: "The Present: Cutting Edge Space Science Research Occurring at Johns Hopkins," Part 1: Highlighting the Space@Hopkins Seed Grant Awardees Research
- Refreshment break
- 4-5 p.m.: "The Present: Cutting Edge Space Science Research Occurring at Johns Hopkins," Part 2: Space Science Research Overviews from the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, the Center of Astrophysical Sciences, the Applied Physics Laboratory, the Whiting School of Engineering, and the Johns Hopkins Medical School.
- 5-6 p.m.: "What does the future of Space Research Look Like?" A discussion panel comprised of world class space research experts, providing answers and discussion of the above question from the context of their research specializations.