NSRC Abstract Deadline is Thursday

nsrc2013logoGreetings friends of the suborbital frontier!

A reminder that the NSRC-2013 abstract deadline is fast approaching! Abstract submissions for the Next Generation Suborbital Researchers Conference (NSRC-2013) are due in only *3 days* on Thursday March 7th!

Session topics include planetary science, atmospheric science, microgravity sciences (fundamental biology and physics), astro/solar physics, education, public outreach, life sciences, suborbital and commercial markets and policy, technology and technology testing. A full list of session topics can be found at http://www.boulder.swri.edu/NSRC2013/Site2/Abstracts_Submit.html.

Confirmed speakers include NASA Deputy Administrator Lori Garver, NASA Space Technology Mission Directorate AA Michael Gazarik, Former Space Shuttle Program Manager Wayne Hale, Commercial Spaceflight Federation President and former NASA Astronaut Michael Lopez-Alegria, FAA Commercial Space Transportation AA George Nield, Challenger Center Chairman and former NASA Astronaut Scott Parazynski, ISS Program Manager Michael Suffredini, and Mojave Air & Space Port CEO Stuart Witt.

NSRC-2013 will take place at the Omni Interlocken Hotel and Resort in Broomfield, Colorado, June 3-5, with a welcome reception the evening of June 2. Don’t miss your chance to present a talk or a poster and submit your abstract soon at http://nsrc.swri.org/!

— Cindy Conrad