Join visionary Peter H. Diamandis, M.D.; leading commercial space entrepreneur Eric Anderson; former NASA Mars mission manager Chris Lewicki; and planetary scientist & veteran NASA astronaut Tom Jones, Ph.D. on Tuesday, April 24 at 10:30 a.m. PDT in Seattle, or via webcast, as they unveil a new space venture with a mission to help ensure humanity's prosperity.
Supported by an impressive investor and advisor group, including Google's Larry Page & Eric Schmidt, Ph.D.; film maker & explorer James Cameron; Chairman of Intentional Software Corporation and Microsoft's former Chief Software Architect Charles Simonyi, Ph.D.; Founder of Sherpalo and Google Board of Directors founding member K. Ram Shriram;and Chairman of Hillwood and The Perot Group Ross Perot, Jr., the company will overlay two critical sectors - space exploration and natural resources - to add trillions of dollars to the global GDP. This innovative start-up will create a new industry and a new definition of 'natural resources'.
The news conference will be held at the Museum of Flight in Seattle on Tuesday, April 24 at 10:30 a.m. PDT and available online via webcast. The press conference will be followed by a lunch and book signings. The press conference and luncheon are open to the public for $25. For tickets and more information, please see:
Tuesday, April 24
10-10:30 a.m. Media & Guest Check-In - Charles Simonyi Space Gallery
10:30-11:30 a.m. Press Conference
Noon-1:30 p.m. Lunch and Presentations by Tom Jones, Ph.D. and Chris Lewicki
1:30 p.m. Book Signing with Peter H. Diamandis, M.D. and Tom Jones, Ph.D.
Charles Simonyi, Ph.D., Space Tourist, Planetary Resources, Inc. Investor
Eric Anderson, Co-Founder & Co-Chairman, Planetary Resources, Inc.
Peter H. Diamandis, M.D., Co-Founder & Co-Chairman, Planetary Resources, Inc.
Chris Lewicki, President & Chief Engineer, Planetary Resources, Inc.
Tom Jones, Ph.D., Planetary Scientist, Veteran NASA Astronaut & Planetary Resources, Inc. Advisor
Charles Simonyi Space Gallery at The Museum of Flight
9404 East Marginal Way South
Seattle, WA 98108
Event will also be streamed online.
Media are invited to attend in-person or online via webcast.Webcast log-in details will be provided upon request.
Stacey Tearne (for Webcast log-in details and information about Planetary Resources, Inc.)
Media please contact The Museum of Flight for attending the press conference, or for information about the luncheon and book signings.
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