Marking Cosmonauts’ Day and the 60th anniversary of humanity’s first space flight by Yuri Gagarin, the British Interplanetary Society’s ‘Beyond the Moon’ symposium, will be on 12 April 2021. Announced in an article by Gerry Webb, President of the Society, in the January 2021 issue of SpaceFlight, the symposium, will be virtual, allowing participation from around the world.
Presentations will include a keynote speech celebrating Yuri Gagarin, and papers on the future space industry, optimal load launch, interplantetary ships, European plans, microbial risks, long distance human space flight, space colonies, and belief and faith on deep space missions.
Date: 12 April 2021
Time: 10.00 – 19.00
More information is available at www.bis-space.com/events