NASA Robots and Twitter Bots

Los Angeles Twitter Developer Community

Aug 29, 2019, 10:00 PM – Aug 30, 2019, 2:00 AM


About this event

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Twitter Dev Tour, Talk & Workshop

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory invites the Twitter Dev Community members and a guest to a special tour of our beautiful campus, where we build and operate missions to study Earth, the solar system and the cosmos. The tour will be followed by a special discussion on NASA-JPL api’s a workshop and (of course) a little time to interact with your peers.

Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. PDT

(If you are unable to make it by 2:45 p.m. for the tour section, please let us know and plan to arrive before 5 p.m. for the panel and networking.)

2:45 p.m. | Check In

Time your trip to get through security and make certain to have your confirmation email and drivers license or passport. After parking you’ll go to the Visitor Center to get your badge.

3 p.m. | Introductions and Discussion

Join a special discussion on NASA’s many publicly facing outputs along with Twitter Partner Engineer, Jim Moffitt for an intro of the days event. Let’s get inspired!

4 p.m. | Behind-the-scenes NASA Tour

Stops include a visit to mission control for robotic explorers across the solar system, including the Curiosity rover on Mars and Voyager in interstellar space, and the Spacecraft Assembly Facility, where NASA’s next Mars rover mission is under construction.

5 p.m. | Workshop

What do you want to make? NASA is constantly creating ways to share its missions and it’s information with the world via free resources available to media, television and film producers. We hope you’re inspired!

RSVP as soon as possible. You will receive an email prompting you to submit your legal name and citizenship to secure access to the event.

Please use this Splashthat link to RSVP

Only Twitter Dev members and their guests (ages 18+) who have submitted their information and received a confirmation email from JPL will be admitted. NASA-JPL is a secure federal facility. Names, citizenship and other basic information will need to be submitted for each guest at least two weeks in advance. All guests need to bring valid government-issued photo identification for admittance. Event space is limited so early RSVPs are encouraged.

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