March 8 | Where: Zoom
Time & Location
March 11th, 6:00 -7:30 PM
About the Event
Are you a space enthusiast ? Do you want to learn the basics of spaceflight and spacecraft navigation ? Want to chat with an astronaut ?
Here is an exclusive opportunity to meet and chat with Canadian astronaut Robert Thirsk. Dr. Thirsk holds the Canadian records for the most time spent in space. He is currently the chairperson of Advisory Council on Deep Space Healthcare at CSA
1) Visual presentation/talk given by Robert Thirsk on spaceflight science & engineering, spacecraft anatomy and navigation, life in the space station, future of space exploration, his astronaut experience, etc.
2) Q/A Session : Interactive session where MIAE executive members ask questions to the astronaut around specific themes.
3) Interaction with audience : Students can interact with the astronaut.