The Voyager Mission 40th anniversary (September 19)

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The Voyager Mission 40th anniversary (September 19)

 

The U.S. Embassy is proud to take part in the Voyager Mission 40th anniversary events. Over the course of 4 days, former and current NASA engineers will share their experiences and look at the future of space exploration.

  • NASA engineers will meet with tech-related startups and small businesses on September 25, Tech Park of Georgia.
  • Talk with Voyager project manager John Casani and screening of the new Voyager documentary The Farthest at Amirani cinema September 26, 7:00pm (tickets are available online at Kinoafisha and Biletibi, and free for school students and university students at the box office.
  • Celebratory event with John Casani and Mars exploration scientist Rob Manning in Telavi.
  • Presentation about Mars exploration with Rob Manning at the Opera House of Georgia, September 28, 4:00pm (tickets are free at the box office).
  • Final celebration concert of Erisioni at the Opera House of Georgia, September 28, 7:00pm.

Ozma Records has generously donated two copies of their painstakingly remastered anniversary edition of the Golden Record, a Kickstarter-funded project made from the original masters and in close consultation with the original record producers.

You can also meet the film director Emer Reynolds. She is an Emmy-nominated, multi-award-winning documentary director and feature film editor.

Download Rob Mannings’s bio here.

Download John Casani’s bio here.

Download information about The Farthest here.

For more information, please contact tbilisipress@state.gov

These events were made possible by the NOVA foundation for promoting science and education. Special thanks to TBC Bank for supporting the visit of Emer Reynolds.