On Friday, October 4th, I will be attending a conference titled "Space Technology for Developing Nations." Here are the conference details:
Title - "Space Technology for Developing Nations"When: October 4, 2002, 10 AM - 5 PM with reception following
Where: New York University (32 Waverly Place, room to be announced)
There will be five panels of roughly 1 or 1.30 hours each.
- Panel 1 - Precision Agriculture (GPS Farming)
- Panel 2 - Remote Sensing (Joanne Gabrinowitz may moderate this one. Joanne is the Director of the National Remote Sensing and Space Law Center, University of Mississippi School of Law)
- Panel 3 - Distance Learning (RS Bhatia from the Indian Embassy will participate in this one)
- Panel 4 - Telecommunications & the digital divide.
- Panel 5 - Space Technology and the future of humanity as a whole (moderated by Taylor Dinerman of SpaceEquity.com)