The annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science offers four free lectures that are open to the public (including students!).
All of them will be in the Austin Convention Center, Ballroom D.
AAAS President's lecture — Thursday, February 15 at 6:00 p.m.
On Friday, February 16 at 5:15 p.m., astronaut Ellen Ochoa, director of NASA's Johnson Space Center, will discuss «The International Space Station: A Laboratory in Space.»
At 5:15 p.m. on Saturday, February 17, geneticist Cori Bargmann, president of Chan Zuckerberg Science, will present «The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative: Accelerating Science.»
On Sunday, February 18 at 5:15 p.m., atmospheric scientist Katharine Hayhoe, director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University, will discuss «When Facts Are Not Enough.»