Interact from Home with the Chat Feature!
Silicon Valley, CA - Those that can’t make the NewSpace 2011 Conference don’t have to miss out. Tune into www.Spacevidcast.com to watch the live stream of the conference and send in questions for the panelists via the chat feature. All the panels, lunch events, and even the NewSpace Awards Gala will be streamed on July 28-30. Set your calendar to watch what the leaders of the space industry have to say about expanding our foothold in space and read live commentary on Twitter by searching for the hashtag #NewSpace2011!
The conference starts at 8:00-8:30am and runs until 5:00-6:00pm Pacific Standard Time, and the Gala from 6:00-10:00pm. The full agenda is available online. The conference organizers ask those attending to share the link for the Spacevidcast stream with their friends and colleagues back home, and to post updates on their favorite social media platform.
The Space Frontier Foundation thanks Spacevidcast for helping make this conference available to all. Their work to “make space commonplace” is invaluable to this industry.
In other social media news, the #NewSpaceTweetup will be held at the Hacker Dojo on July 29 from 7-10pm to integrate hacker entrepreneurship with the commercial space community.This fun, social event is open to the space-loving public and free (donations are appreciated). The Dojo is just around the corner from NASA Ames in Mountain View, CA. There will be food, drink, and space goodness. This event is sponsored by the Space Frontier Foundation, Hacker Dojo, Space Travelers Emporium, SpaceUp, Mission Clock, and Yuri’s Night.
Spacevidcast is a community of people who are looking to educate the planet on the values of space flight. Their goal is to open up the cosmos and truly make space commonplace for everyone on the planet. They are a new media site with daily on-demand episodes, weekly live shows, and live HD coverage of major space events. To watch the NewSpace 2011 Conference live stream and their other shows, visit www.spacevidcast.com.
Register now and save at the NewSpace 2011 Conference registration page. Tickets are going fast and the price will increase onsite! The conference website also has information about the DoubleTree Hotel in nearby San Jose, which will provide a discounted rate for all guests attending the conference. For more information, visit newspace.spacefrontier.org. Follow @NewSpaceCon on Twitter for the latest updates and invite your colleagues.