Tickets Available from Wednesday 7th June 2017
During the 2017 Space Studies Program there are lots of options for the general public to get involved!
One of the highlights of every SSP are the numerous Public Lectures that will take place in Cork City over the summer of 2017. These lectures are given by some of world's leading experts including Astronauts, Space Agency leaders and many others.
Tickets are free and will be available from Wednesday 7th June 2017.
The 2017 Space Studies Programs Public Lectures:
John M. Logsdon discusses the reasoning behind the space policy decisions of John Kennedy and Richard Nixon. The combined effect of their decisions to a large degree has shaped the space program that the United States has carried out over the past 45 years.
Monday 3rd July 2017
ISU participants and the public will have the opportunity to interact with this outstanding group of astronauts who represent over 30 years of international spaceflight experience ranging from the Spacelab, to the Hubble Space Telescope and the International Space Station.
Tuesday 4th July 2017
At the Royal Society in London on July 20, 2015, Yuri Milner, Stephen Hawking and Lord Martin Rees announced a set of initiatives — a scientific programme aimed at finding evidence of technological life beyond Earth entitled ‘Breakthrough Listen’, and a contest to devise potential messages named ‘Breakthrough Message’.Monday 24th July 2017