Ignite your curiosity and grow your passion for space and science at our monthly Thought Leader Series. The best and brightest minds examine the significance of historic missions, share the latest news in space exploration and look ahead to the future of space travel. This immersive series takes guests beyond our walls to provide inspiring, engaging and educational learning experiences.
Upcoming Thought Leader Series presentation
Apollo 13 Mission Memories & Apollo to Artemis panels
April 27 | 6 p.m. CT
In our April Thought Leader Series, presented by The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB), we celebrate the anniversary of the Apollo 13 mission with two panels featuring a who's who of NASA personnel from then and now.
Hear about the unique experiences and lessons learned during “Apollo 13 Mission Memories,” a panel discussion including Fred Haise, Jim Lovell, Gerry Griffin, Gene Kranz, and Milton Windler.
Learn how the Apollo era is paving the way for future missions to the Moon during the “Apollo to Artemis” panel discussion. The panelists include NASA astronauts Kjell Lindgren and Steve Bowen and NASA's first female flight director Holly Ridings.
During this unique time, we are still passionate about sharing science and space exploration with our community. To continue our commitment to bring dynamic science learning experiences to the public, please join the April Thought Leader Series virtually at 6 p.m. CT April 27.
We will make the presentation available on this webpage and our YouTube channel.
To learn more about the Apollo 13 mission, visit our Apollo 13 virtual exhibit.