Where No Man Has Gone Before: Women in Space
Mar. 28 2016, Published 8:00 p.m. ET
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With recent hit films such as Gravity, Interstellar, and The Martian invading the box office & new companies commercializing space travel, we are beginning to see a resurgence of interest in space exploration.
And more than ever, women are playing crucial roles in the space industry not only as astronauts, but also as space company founders, aerospace engineers, aeronautics scientists, etc.
To shed light on some of these amazing women, DoubleX, a Cunningham Collective initiative, has partnered with First Republic Bank & GSVlabs to bring together a stellar panel of women in the modern space industry who will share their stories from the front lines.
Join DoubleX for a special panel presentation comprising the following women in aerospace who have helped to break new ground in the industry:
The event will be moderated by Andy Cunningham, founder of Cunningham Collective, and will cover key topics of discussion around diversity and innovation in the space industry:
- How did these women succeed in the space industry? What are their stories?
- Why and how is having a diversity of perspectives important in the space industry?
- How is the space industry is evolving to accommodate a more diverse workforce?
- What is the future of space and the impact of the privatization of space exploration?
IMPORTANT: Seating is limited and Eventbrite registration is required for entry, so be sure to RSVP before the event hits capacity. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.