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    NASA’s Asteroid Redirect Mission


    Luncheon Panel

    NASA’s Asteroid Redirect Mission


    Wednesday, 11 September 2013 – 1200–1400 hrs

    This lunchtime panel will provide an overview and status update on NASA’s plan to capture a small asteroid and redirect it to trans-lunar space for study and exploration.

    Speakers Include:

    William Gerstenmaier   John Grunsfeld   Photo Not Available
    William H. Gerstenmaier
    Associate Administrator for Human Exploration and Operations, NASA Headquarters
      John M. Grunsfeld
    Associate Administrator, Science Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters
      Paul Chodas 
    NASA NEO Program Office
    NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory


    Brian Muirhead   James Reuther   Photo Not Available
    Brian Muirhead
    Chief Engineer, Jet Propulsion Laboratory
      James Reuther
    Deputy Associate Administrator for Programs, Space Technology Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters
      Steve Stich
    Deputy Director of Engineering, NASA Johnson Space Center