Dennis Tito, founder and Chairman of the Inspiration Mars Foundation, will be the keynote speaker for the 25th Annual Dr. Wernher von Braun Memorial Dinner, scheduled on Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center’s Davidson Center for Space Exploration. Mr. Tito fulfilled his 40-year dream to orbit the earth when he served as a crewmember of an eight-day Russian Soyuz mission to the International Space Station in 2001.
This year’s theme is “Future Mars Human Exploration”. Lockheed Martin is the Presenting Sponsor and reservations are now open for Platinum, Gold, Silver & Bronze table sponsorships and individual seats. This event sells out every year, so please register today! The deadline for corporate reservations is Friday, August 23.
Interested parties, please click here to fill out the form and return it electronically.
The 24th Annual Dr. Wernher von Braun Memorial Dinner on October 17, 2012 was a huge success, with more than 750 aerospace enthusiasts in attendance! Our special guest speaker was entrepreneur and philanthropist Paul G. Allen, Co-Founder of the Microsoft Corporation and the investor behind SpaceShipOne – the first privately-funded, manned rocket ship to travel beyond earth’s atmosphere, and more recently, Stratolaunch Systems – a revolutionary new space launch system headquartered in Huntsville.