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2016 Space Elevator Conference Technical Program  

A tentative presentation agenda will be available in May 2016 once abstracts for papers have been received and approved.

Day 1 - Friday, August 19, 2016

8:30am Check in begins - Skyline Room
9:00am Conference Opening and Welcome - David Horn
9:15am Space Elevator System Overview - Dr. Bryan Laubscher
9:45am ISEC Officers Report - Dr. Pete Swan
10:00am Keynote presentation 
10:45am 15-minute break
11:00am TBD
11:30am TBD
12:00pm Lunch
1:00pm Mini Workshop

3:30pm 15-minute break
3:45pm TBD
4:15pm TBD
5:15pm Evening Mixer (Red Barn room at the Museum of Flight)
7:00pm End of Day 1  

Day 2 - Saturday, August 20, 2016

8:30am Check in begins - Skyline Room
9:00am TBD
9:30am TBD
10:00am TBD
10:30am 15-minute break
10:45am TBD
11:30am TBD
12:00pm Lunch
1:00pm Mini Workshop

3:30pm Family Science Fest/Youth Robotics Competition Finals/Explore Museum of Flight/Mingle and Collaborate
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM - Pre-Dinner Happy Hour in the Skyline Room
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM - Dinner Banquet in the Skyline Room at the Museum of Flight (dinner banquet included with paid 3-day registration, additional banquet tickets available)
7:00pm End of Day 2 

Day 3 - Sunday, August 21, 2016

8:30am Check in begins - Skyline
9:00am TBD
9:45am TBD
10:30am 15-minute break
10:45am  TBD
11:15am TBD
12:00pm Lunch
1:00pm TBD
1:45pm TBD
2:30pm 15-minute break
2:45pm Shotgun Science Session (open to all to present a Space Elevator-related idea or concept in 5 minutes or less)
4:00pm 2017 Conference Theme and Conference Wrap Up - David Horn
5:00pm End of Conference