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Your Research on the International Space Station

February 6, 2014 @ 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

CASIS Poster 1-27The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) will be on campus to promote space-based research and 
opportunities on the International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory (ISS-NL.)

CASIS is the manager of the ISS-NL, as well as selects research projects from innovative scientists to be on board. Be ready to discuss your ideas and ask questions of CASIS officials.

All faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to attend.

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11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: What CASIS Can Do to Facilitate Research on International Space Station National Laboratory
Center for Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) presentation
Jorge Fernandez, CFO and Director of Administration, CASIS

12:00 – 12:30 p.m.: Question & Answer
International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory (ISS-NL), Science in Space, and What CASIS can do to facilitate research on ISS-NL

Mr. Jorge Fernandez, CFO and Director of Administration
Dr. Michael Roberts, Senior Research Pathways Manger
Dr. Jonathan Volk, Research Pathways Manager
Ms. Laura Seward, Scientific Research Analyst

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.: Lunch

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.: Research Opportunities on ISS-NL – Bring your ideas

Two Breakout Sessions:

  • Engineering, Material Sciences, & Chemistry – CGRC ICBR Room 184
  • Life and Biomedical Sciences – CGRC Auditorium 101
* All speakers and sessions held in CGRC Auditorium 101 unless specified.
Food or beverages served within ICBR are not intended for use by persons employed by any UF departments that prohibit employees from receiving vendor provided refreshments. ICBR will not accept responsibility or liability to check individuals for compliance.


February 6, 2014
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM


(352) 273-8030


CGRC Auditorium 101
2033 Mowry Road
Gainesville, FL 32610 United States
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