Transforming Future Mission Design Through In-Space Manufacturing
Format: Panel Discussion
Interstellar Probe: Humanity’s First Deliberate Step into the Galaxy by 2030
This special session is focused on humanity’s first deliberate step beyond the solar system and into interstellar space. Specialist panel participants will provide their thoughts on the challenges of and need for such an undertaking. Audience participation will be encouraged for at least half of the session time to open up discussion on this undertaking throughout the international astronautics community. Discussions will include topics of science, engineering, management, space policy, and international cooperation.
Professor Emeritus, Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (IRAP)
Robert F. WIMMER-SCHWEINGRUBER
Director at the Institute of Experimental and Applied Physics, University of Kiel
Director, Swedish Institute of Space Physics