Join Us For Breakfast:
Date: Tuesday, February 18, 2020
at The Jackson Center,
6001 Moquin Dr NW, Huntsville, AL 35806
Breakfast Begins at 7:15am,
Program Starts at 7:45am
Tickets: click here
Featured Guest Speaker
David S. Draper, PhD
Deputy Chief Scientist
Office of the Chief Scientist
Topic: NASA’s plans to return to the Moon with the Artemis program, particularly outlining science & exploration history from prior missions; what we expect to learn and accomplish when we return
Draper has 27 years of experience in studying the Earth, Moon, planets and solar system, with an unbroken track record of continuous external grant funding over that time. These scientific studies explore questions regarding characteristics, processes and events of and on Earth, the Moon and Mars. In addition to his research, Draper is also involved with the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (LPSC), serving as Program Committee
Chair and co-Chair since 2009.
A native of California, Draper graduated from Humboldt State University in 1985 with a bachelor’s degree in geology. In 1991, he earned a Ph.D. in geological sciences from the University of Oregon.