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Workshop: The Outer Space Business: The Humanities and and Social Sciences on Expansion Beyond the Earth

August 6, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Free

THOM VAN DOOREN and MATT KEARNES
Environmental Humanities [UNSW]
Cosmo-logics and an Ethics of Interstellar Flourishing: Environmental Humanities and Asteroid Mining

MATT JOHNSON
Cosmopolitan Civil Societies [UTS]
From Island One to the ASTEROIDS Act:Mapping ‘pro-space’ actors, policies and ideologies

JEREMY WALKER
Cosmopolitan Civil Societies [UTS]
Engineering the Minimal Biosphere: the European Space Agency’s Micro-Ecological Life Support System Alternative (MELiSSA)

JUAN FRANCISCO SALAZAR
Institute for Culture and Society [UWS]
Terraforming Antarctica: Proxies for Future-Worlding of Outer Space

RSVP here: http://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/the-outer-space-business-registration-17915493724

Details

Date:
August 6, 2015
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

University of Technology Sydney
Ultimo, Sydney, NSW 2007 Australia + Google Map

Organizer

Jeremy Walker
Email:
jeremy.walker@uts.edu.au