HEDG Talk – The Space Age: mineral, wealth and robots

19 Jul

HEDG Talk – The Space Age: mineral, wealth and robots


Hunter Earth Science Discussion Group (HEDG) presents ‘The Space Age: mineral, wealth and robotics’. Guest speaker Kim Ellis discusses how space age developments affect all citizens in unexpected ways.

When: Tuesday, August 16 2016. 6:00 PM
Where: Newcastle Museum – McIntyre Theatrette
6 Workshop Way, Newcastle, NSW, 2300
Topic: Environment and nature, Space and astronomy, Innovation and technology
Cost: Free
Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/the-space-age-minerals-wealth-and-robots-tickets-26554228412
Other: Wheelchair access
Social Media: Facebook

Exponential technological development within robotics, space exploration, transportation and remote mineral processing techniques are leading us headlong into the ‘Space Age’. These space age developments directly affect every global citizen in ways that will surprise you.

Speaker Kim Ellis is a ‘Space Lawyer, Science and Technology Expert’. She is a qualified resource industry research scientist, lawyer and is an Adjunct Faculty for the International Space University (ISU).

Cash bar available for beer, wine, soft drinks.

RSVP: Please register ASAP as seating is limited.

Contact details:Simone Meakin
Geological Society of NSW
Email: simone.meakin@industry.nsw.gov.au
Phone: 02 4931 6720

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