Feb. 19, 2011, 3-4:30 pm: Symposium, “Seeking Signs of (ET) Life: The Search for Life Steps Up on Mars, and Beyond,” American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, D.C. (organizer and moderator).
Mar. 2-4, 2011: Workshop, “International Earth-based research program as stepping stone for global space exploration,” Panel on Exploration (PEX), Committee on Space Research, Washington, D.C. (I’m a member of PEX).
April 8-10, 2011: National Conference on Media Reform, Boston, MA (I’m a member of Free Press and will attend the conference).
July 8, 2011: Panel on history, education, and public outreach, International Society for the Study of the Origins of Life (a.k.a. ISSOL: The International Astrobiology Society), Montpellier, France (cochair/organizer).