NIAC NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts - Crowne Plaza Hotel, Hampton, VA. November 14-15, 2012
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The NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) Program’s 2012 Fall Symposium will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Hampton, VA on November 14-15, 2012.

All are invited to attend this meeting which will introduce our new Phase I Fellows’ research (poster sessions) and our Phase II Fellows will present research presentations. Topics will include: Propulsion & Power, Space Debris Removal, NEO Mitigation, Humans in Space & On Planetary Surfaces, Robotics & Space Probes, and Imaging & Communications. Keynote presentations will be given from experts in aeronautics and advanced technologies and further information will be discussed regarding the latest news about NIAC's exciting progress and plans.

The NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) seeks innovative, technically credible advanced concepts that could one day change the possible in aeronautics and space.The development of revolutionary aerospace technologies is critical for our nation to meet its goals, to explore and understand the Earth, our solar system, and the universe. NIAC efforts will improve the Nation's leadership in key research areas, enable far-term capabilities, and spawn innovations that make aeronautics, science, space travel, and exploration more effective, affordable, and sustainable. NIAC is a component of the Space Technology Program within NASA’s Office of the Chief Technologist.

Conference Number 

If you are a NASA Civil Servant on official travel orders, please use the following Conference Tracking Number on your travel authorization and voucher: 16059-13--NIAC Symposium.