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Next live event:  5:00 – 7:00 p.m. ET, Monday, September 17, 2018.

Event: Don’t Let Go Canada: Securing Canada’s Place in Space

About: The Don’t Let go Canada coalition will be holding a series of events to talk about Canada’s space program and why it’s important to Canadians. The first will be held on Monday, September 17 in Ottawa and hosted by iPolitics.

The event will coincide with Ipsos Public Affairs releasing a public opinion poll on Canadians’ attitudes toward space.

Don’t Let Go Canada: Securing Canada’s Place in Space event takes place between 5:00 – 7:00 pm and registration is open. The event will be live streamed on Facebook and SpaceQ will carry it live as well.

The event will also include a panel featuring;

  • Mike Greenley, Group President, MDA
  • Dr. Marianne Mader, Executive Director for the Canadian Association of Science Centres
  • Michael Pley, President of Pley Consulting & Chair of the Space Committee for the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada
  • Kate Howells, Global Community Outreach Manager, The Planetary Society
  • Moderator: James Baxter, Editor-in-Chief, iPolitics

Those attending in person will be able to ask questions of the panel. It’s unclear if those watching remotely will be able to ask questions through Twitter and Facebook.