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December 6, 2019
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Time Details:
8–8:30AM: Breakfast and Symposium Registration 8:30–9:15AM: Welcome Address and Introduction 9:15–10AM: Dr. Matthew Hersch, Harvard University 10–10:45AM: Dr. David Burbach, U.S. Naval War College 10:45–11AM: Break 11–11:45AM: Dr. David Kendall, 2016-17 Chair of UN Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space 11:45AM–12:20PM: Dr. Alissa Haddaji, Harvard University 12:20–1PM: Lunch Break 1–2PM: Keynote: Dr. Danielle Wood, MIT Media Lab and the Space Enabled Research Group 2–3:15PM: Panel Discussion Dr. Andrea Vicini, Boston College Cleary Vaughan-Lee, Global Oneness Project Dr. Vandana Singh, Framingham State University Facilitator: Suzanne Wright, Framingham State University 3:15–3:35PM: Report Back Rebecca Hawk, Framingham State University and Northeastern University Jennifer Brundage, Smithsonian Affiliations 3:40PM: Final Remarks 4PM: Reception at McAuliffe Center
McCarthy Center Forum, Framingham State University
100 State Street
Framingham, MA 01702
Registration required. Register or purchase a ticket:

Sustainable Space, Sustainable Earth: From Ideas to Action

Friday, December 6, 2019

Free for the Framingham State University community and undergraduate/graduate students. $25 for faculty/staff of other institutions and the general public. Cost includes breakfast, lunch, and following reception. Whether you are concerned about Earth sustainability or you are galvanized by the prospective technological and economic advancements from space exploration, you should care about space sustainability. Consider how we can maximize the effectiveness of using space for addressing global challenges! Keynote Speaker: Danielle Wood, MIT Media Lab / Space Enabled Research Group Speakers: Matthew Hersch, History of Science, Harvard University David Burbach, Space Policy, U.S. Naval War College David Kendall, Space Policy, 2016-17 Chair of UN COPUOS Alissa Haddaji, Space Law and Policy, Harvard University Andrea Vicini, Bioethics, Boston College Cleary Vaughan-Lee, Global Education, Global Oneness Project Vandana Singh, Physics and Science Fiction, Framingham State Uni