The IPENZ 2014 Pickering Lecture

Exploring the Unknown – to Mars and Beyond

Aurora Centre, Burnside High School, 151 Greers Road, Burnside, Christchurch

Presenters: Dr Charles Elachi (JPL Nasa)

Dr Charles Elachi is a space explorer who led the recent mission to Mars with a rover called Curiosity. As this year’s Pickering Lecture speaker, he will tour New Zealand giving free public lectures on space exploration and his role as Director of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Hear behind the scenes stories about how NASA landed on Mars; a career in space; robotics in space; and New Zealand’s contribution to NASA’s space exploration – Sir William Pickering

Free entry. No registration required.

Update: Youtube video of the presentation available here