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NASA director to keynote at ARC event

The director of the Mars Exploration Program at NASA Doug McCuistion will give a keynote presentation at the 17th annual ARC World Industry Forum taking place on 11-14 February in the US in Orlando, Florida.

In his presentation, McCuistion will discuss some of the challenges NASA faced in getting the Mars Science Laboratory’s Curiosity rover to the surface of Mars. McCuistion will also share the behind-the-scenes story of building Curiosity, getting it to the surface of Mars, its early discoveries and what lies ahead for the US Mars Exploration Program.

Other speakers at this year’s ARC World Industry Forum include Dow Chemical IT director of Manufacturing and Engineering Carrie Schaller and M.G. Bryan Equipment president Matt Bryan.

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