National Space Awareness Workshop 2010

This biennial event, hosted by the Canadian Alumni of the International Space University (CAISU), aims at promoting space awareness among students, young professionals, and the community in general. This year, participants at NSAW will be immersed in a dynamic and interdisciplinary setting focused on the theme: “ISS to Commercialization: Canada’s Future Space Contributions”.


NSAW 2010 will explore media and public perception of Canada’s participation in international space efforts, specifically relating to the promotion of future space commercialization efforts and utilization programs on the International Space Station between now and 2030.
Perspectives from space industry professionals, educators & media personalities, followed by a hands-on workshop for participants, will allow for close examination of how Canada can be better prepared to participate on the world stage in the coming two decades, and how we can most effectively elicit the support of the Canadian public.
Visit http://caisu.org/nsaw/2010/ for NSAW 2010 details including Registration, Speakers and further updates
When: Friday, November 19th 2010, 9 PM to 4 PM
Where: St. Laurent Room, Lord Elgin Hotel
100 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON K1P 5K8
Registration: FREE including Lunch
($25 initial fee charged is refunded on attendance)
Speakers:
– Marilyn Steinberg, Canadian Space Agency Space Learning and Awareness Dept.
– Lucy Stojak, HEC Montreal
– Speaker 3 pending confirmation
10% Discount!
– 5% off CSS Space Summit Registration Fee if you attend both NSAW 2010 & Canadian Space Summit 2010
– 5% off CSS Space Summit Registration Fee if you stay at the Lord Elgin Hotel
Registration for NSAW 2010 is required only once. A workshop package will be provided at the time of registration.
Free lunch and morning refreshments.
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About Marc Boucher

Marc Boucher
Boucher is an entrepreneur, writer, editor & publisher. He is the founder of SpaceRef Canada Interactive Inc, CEO and co-founder of SpaceRef U.S., advisor and co-founder of the Canadian Space Commerce Association, and director and co-founder of MaxQ Accelerator Inc. Previously he was the founder of Maple Square, Canada's first internet directory and search engine which he sold.

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