[SatNews] The Secure World Foundation is presenting Beyond the Flare: An SWF-AAS Briefing on Space Weather on Thursday, November 20th, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., EST, at the Capitol Visitor Center, Room SVC-201 in Washington DC.
Co-sponsored by the American Astronautical Society (AAS) and Secure World Foundation (SWF), this lunch briefing is designed to raise awareness about space weather, highlight current efforts to characterize, understand and predict space weather events, and draw attention to the challenges of communicating the risk to the public, as well as the policy implications. The speakers include...
Dr. Madhulika Guhathakurta, Living With a Star & STEREO Program Scientist, Heliophysics Division, Science Mission Directorate, NASA - HQ
Dr. Thomas Berger, Director, Space Weather Prediction Center, NOAA/National Weather Service
Mr. Frank Koza, Executive Director, Infrastructure Planning, PJM Interconnection, LLC
Col. Robert Swanson, Chief, Weather Strategic Plans and Interagency Integration Division, Directorate of Weather, HQ USAF
Dr. Chris Cannizzaro, Physical Science Officer, Office of Space & Advanced Technology, Department of State
The discussion will be moderated by Ms. Laura Delgado López, SWF Project Manager and AAS Board Member.
There is still time to register for this event! Please RSVP to this infopage.
For information regarding the Secure World Foundation, please visit http://swfound.org/