A Weekend on Mars!

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					   A Weekend on Mars!
The 9th Australian Mars Exploration Conference (AMEC2009) will be held in Adelaide over the
weekend of 17th-19th July . Presentations over this exciting three-day event will cover a range
of issues concerned with exploring and pioneering Mars. The conference will open with a free
public lecture by one of the world's leading planetary scientists …

7.30pm                      Free Public Lecture
Friday 17th July            Dr Chris McKay, Space Science Division NASA AMES
                            'Results of the Phoenix Mission to Mars and Analog Sites on Earth'

                            Lecture and Conference Venue:-

                                   Level 3 - Room 16 (C3-16),
                                   University of South Australia,
                                   City East Campus,
                                   Corner of North Terrace & Frome Road, ADELAIDE.

9am                         Conference
Sat/Sun 18th-19th July      Speakers will include
                                   Rosalba Bonaccorsi, from NASA Ames
                                   Dr Jonathan Clarke, on Australian Mars Analogues
                                   Reut Sorek-Abramovich, Aust Centre Astrobiology
                                   Eriita Jones, on Life and Water
                                   Dr. John Malos & Dr. Jonathon Ralston on Advanced
                                   Mining Automation
                                   and more …

           Find out more and register now at

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