June 22, 2010
NASA Hosts New Space Technology Industry Forum
NASA's Office of the Chief Technologist will host an industry forum July 13-14 to discuss the agency's proposed new space technology investments and announce three new Centennial Challenges prize competitions.
The forum will be held at the University of Maryland Inn and Conference Center, 3501 University Blvd. East, in Adelphi.
At the two-day event, speakers will focus on the president's fiscal year 2011 budget request for NASA's new Space Technology Programs. Representatives from industry, academia and the federal government are invited to discuss strategy, development and implementation of NASA's proposed new technology-enabled exploration.
During the forum, NASA will update participants on plans for the new Space Technology Programs, solicit feedback, information and relevant ideas, and discuss next steps.
For free registration, visit: http://www.regonline.com/industry_forum
Registration is limited and closes at 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 7. For more information, the latest agenda, and updates about the Office of the Chief Technologist Industry Forum, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/oct
For NASA TV downlink, schedule and streaming video information, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/ntv