JFK’s Moonshot Mandate: Then, Now, and Destiny, Nov. 6, 2019
Join us for a special gathering honoring the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon mission.
The symposium will mark the historic event and President John F. Kennedy’s foundational call to action. The event will focus on what is possible when science and public service are brought together to explore new frontiers that benefit humankind.
Presented in partnership with John F. Kennedy Library Foundation and Universities Space Research Association (URSA).
Wed. November 6, 2019
8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Gleason Performing Arts Center
150 West University Blvd.
Melbourne, Fl 32901
7:30 a.m.: Doors open
8 a.m.: Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m.: Start of Symposium
9 a.m.: “Then” Panel
10 a.m.: “Now” Panel
11 a.m.: “Destiny” Panel
Noon: Conclusion of Symposium, lunch break for all (lunch on your own)
1:30-1:40 p.m.: Introduction of Florida Today documentary, “People of Apollo”
1:40-2:30 p.m.: “People of Apollo” Presentation
The event is free and open to the public, registration is required.