Time: April 16, 2012 at 6pm to April 20, 2012 at 7pm
Location: Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center
Street: 800 Spring St. NW
City/Town: Atlanta, GA
Website or Map: http://abscicon2012.arc.nasa.…
Event Type: conference
Organized By: NASA Astrobiology Institute
Latest Activity: Aug 8, 2012
AbSciCon 2012 “Exploring Life: Past and Present, Near and Far” will address our current understanding of life, from processes at the molecular level to those that operate at planetary scales. Studying these aspects of life on Earth provides an essential platform to examine the potential for life within our solar system and beyond.
AbSciCon 2012 will provide a forum for reporting new discoveries, sharing data and insights, advancing collaborative efforts and initiating new ones, planning new projects, and educating the next generation of astrobiologists. The 4.5 day conference will feature plenary sessions on current and controversial topics, topical sessions, evening programs, and public events.