The programme starts at 10:30 and is due to end at 17:00. The programme will include a bus tour to ESTEC followed by information presentations and Q&A sessions at @SpaceExpo. SpaceTweetup attendees will also get an exclusive hands-on opportunity in the Telerobotics Laboratory.
|10:30-11:00||Welcome & technical setup at Space Expo, the ESTEC Visitor Center|
|11:00-12:30||Tour of ESTEC facility. Visit Test Centre, Telerobotics lab, 3D tour ISS|
|12:30-13:00||Coffee & sandwiches, spacetweeps/twitternauts introductions|
|13:00-13:30||Meet Franco Ongaro, Director of ESA’s Technology Centre ESTEC|
|13:30-14:15||Meet @CFuglesang Christer Fuglesang, ESA astronaut, Space Shuttle flights STS-116 (Celsius mission) and STS-128 (Alissé mission) to the ISS|
|14:15-14:30||Movie presentations at Space Expo Arianezaal: "ESTEC – ESA’s Technical heart” and “Andre Kuipers introduces ESTEC”|
|14:30-14:50||Walk over to ESA Telerobotics Laboratory|
|14:50–15:30||Hands-on activities at the ESA Telerobotics Lab|
|17:00||End of the SpaceTweetup - don't forget that group picture!|
After the official program we can follow @mfrissen for drinks (immediately afterwards) and dinner (from 19:00) at the beach in Katwijk (5 minutes drive).