The Space Festival
When: 07/27/2018 - 07/29/2018
Busalla, near Genoa, will host, from 27 to 29 July 2018, Festival dello Spazio. The main theme of the 2018 edition is the Moon, in conjunction with the total lunar eclipse of 27 July.
The event will be attended by the Italian astronaut Paolo Nespoli and includes educational conferences on current issues, such as space transport, the use of Galileo satellites and satellite data, Rosetta and Bepi Colombo missions, the astrophysics of the cosmos.
The opening day, 27 July, features a conference on the 30 years of the Italian Space Agency, presented by science journalist Giovanni Caprara, which will be attended by Roberto Battiston, President of ASI, and Luciano Guerriero, first President of the Agency.
Further information is available on the Festival website.