Yuri’s Night Switzerland 2019
Get ready to celebrate Yuri’s Night!
We’re now coming to Bern this year.
Whether you’re a seasoned space nerd or merely curious, this is an evening for you to enjoy an entertaining evening of serious space exploration wisdom and stories from seasoned experts in the field and outer space! Yuri’s Night is all about celebrating space exploration, and this year we’ll do this in a cosy setting by hearing some talks by a variety of astrophysicists, space engineers, and Switzerland’s own astronaut Prof Claude Nicollier!
This event welcomes everyone to come along, though don’t be surprised if you find yourself sipping a beer sitting beside someone having an exciting chat about their time at NASA or sharing some real life interesting space exploration tales!
We are pleased to announce the following speakers who will be joining us for a variety of short presentations and chats:
Prof. Claude Nicollier, Swiss astronaut
Guido Schwarz, Founder of the Swiss Space Museum
Dr. Daniel Angerhausen, Astrophysicist at the Center for Space and Habitability, University of Bern
Dr. Andrea Fortier, Instrument Scientist of CHEOPS, University of Bern
And more surprises….
All talks will be in English.
Veranstalter: Yuri’s Night Switzerland
Yuri’s Night is an international celebration held every April 12 to commemorate milestones in space exploration. The goal of Yuri’s Night is to increase public interest in space exploration and to inspire a new generation of explorers.
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