AMSAT NA announces that the 2017 AMSAT Space Symposium will be held on Friday through Sunday, Oct 27, 28, 29, 2017 in Reno, Nevada.
Location will be at the Silver Legacy Resort, 407 N Virginia Street, in Downtown, Reno.
The 2017 AMSAT Space Symposium and Annual Meeting features:
* Space Symposium with Amateur Satellite Presentations
* Operating Techniques, News, & Plans from the Amateur Satellite World
* Board of Directors Meeting open to AMSAT members
* Opportunities to Meet Board Members and Officers
* AMSAT-NA Annual General Membership Meeting
* Auction, Annual Banquet, Keynote Speaker and Door Prizes !!
Our Keynote Speaker this year is Mr. Garrett Skrobot, Sr. Mission Manager of the Educational Launch of Nanosatellites program, or ELaNa, at NASA Headquarters
Additional information about the 2017 AMSAT Symposium will be posted on the AMSAT web site, www.amsat.org
The Silver Legacy is a 4-star Resort/Hotel/Casino which is an iconic 42-story hotel with its massive round dome and
spires centered in downtown. Some of the perks include
* Free parking for attendees. * Free transportation to/from the airport (10-minute shuttle ride).
* Complimentary WiFi. * Multiple alternate activities and attractions are in the Reno area.
-Nevada Museum Of Modern Art -Fleischmann Planetarium (UNR Campus)
-National Bowling Stadium -National Automobile Museum
* We are working on tours of Virginia City and Lake Tahoe.
Room Reservations may be made at the web-link https://www.amsat.org/symposium-hotel/