Mars Society President Dr. Robert Zubrin will be visiting Russia from 28 May 28 - 3 June for a series of lectures and discussions [in English] on Mars exploration and planning for a human mission to the Red Planet.
This will be Dr. Zubrin’s second trip to the Russian Federation over the last two years, focusing on cultivating a growing interest among the Russian scientific community and public in exploring the planet Mars and meeting with members of Russia’s Mars Society chapter.
Dr. Zubrin’s itinerary will include the following events:
15:00 TEDx Moscow Talk, Skolkovo - Live broadcast
13:00 Talk, Interaktorium Mars-Tefo (Planetarium), Moscow
16:00 Open lecture, Moscow State University of Mechanical Engineering (MAMI), Moscow
19:00 Open lecture, Museum of Cosmonautics & Rocket Technology, St. Petersburg
19:00 Open lecture, Space Museum, Moscow
14:30 Talk, Skolkovo Innovation Center, Moscow
There is a possibility of additional talks during the trip, with details to be posted in the next few days.