e-Happy Hour in AIAA LA-LV Virtual Starship Enterprise

October 27 @ 6:30 pm 8:30 pm PDT

(October 27) e-Happy Hour on AIAA LA-LV Virtual Starship Enterprise,(Online Meeting Room designed by Max Trest, a middle school student

RSVP and Information: https://conta.cc/3oIISSr

 

e-Happy Hour on

AIAA LA-LV Virtual Starship Enterprise

(Online Meeting Room designed by Max Trest, a middle school student)

Wednesday, October 27, 2021, 6:30 PM PDT

 

Exciting Development in Space Exploration / Space Tourism in August-October! And in aerospace in general as well. Join us, have fun, and network!

 

AIAA LA-LV Virtual Starship Enterprise

(Online Meeting Room designed by Max Trest, a middle school student)

Please RSVP / register. And join us online on October 27, 2021. The web link, password, and simple instructions will be emailed to the registrants after Monday, October 25, 2021, a few days before the event. Please check the email Spam or Junk folder at that time if you don’t see it in your email Inbox.

Ticket prices:

AIAA Professional member: $2, Non-AIAA member Professionals: $3

AIAA University Student member $1, non-member student: $1.5

High School (HS) students: $0 (free) (AIAA HS member and non-AIAA HS Students. other K-12 Students)

AIAA Educator members: $1.5, non-AIAA member Educator: $2.5

You will be able to meet, chat, networking, and socialize with a computer web browser, camera, microphone / speaker, and a high-speed internet, similar to join a Zoom meeting with a link/URL and password to be provided a few days before the event. A keyboard (a real keyboard of a virtual keyboard) is needed to move around in the virtual meeting facility, to have the mixed-reality simulated in-person presence and experiences. If your computer is ok for a Zoom video / audio meeting (or similar), it will be ok for this as well.

Please join us and give it a try. And help us to try out for a different new way of networking, socializing, and meeting. It will be fun. Thank you very much ! Look forward to meeting you there in this e-Happy Hour! Enjoy!

 

Connect with us

AIAA Los Angeles-Las Vegas Section | https://aiaa-lalv.org | events.aiaalalv@gmail.com

Details

Date:
October 27
Time:
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm PDT
Event Category:
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Website:
https://conta.cc/3Ce3ZQ0

Organizer

AIAA Los Angeles-Las Vegas Section
Phone:
(949)426-8175
Email:
events.aiaalalv@gmail.om
Website:
aiaa-lalv.org

e-Happy Hour on AIAA LALV Virtual Moon Base Alpha, Clavius Crater, the Moon

July 20 @ 6:30 pm 8:30 pm PDT

e-Happy Hour on AIAA LA-LV Virtual Moon Base Alpha, Clavius Crater, the Moon

RSVP and Information: https://conta.cc/3vVngCk

(For posting only, not for ticket sale on this webpage. Please check RSVP and information link/button for RSVP/registration/tickets. Thank you very much !)

e-Happy Hour on AIAA LA-LV Virtual Moon Base Alpha, Clavius Crater, the Moon

Tuesday, July 20, 2021, 6:30 PM PDT

July is the Month for America and Space!

Please Join us in this e-Happy Hour on the historic date of July 20th (Apollo 11 Moon Landing and Vikings Mars Landing) and in the auspicious month of July for American Independence! Share your thoughts about those 2 great events, Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover & Ingenuity Mars Helicopter, where to build the Moon / Mars Bases, Mr. Jeff Bezos’s going into Space on July 20th with Blue Origin’s rocket / vehicle, recent May 22nd flight into Space by Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo and July 11 flight into Space with Sir Richard Branson, SpaceX’s Starship development and Planetary Defense efforts (launching DART for NASA), NASA SOFIA’s (NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy) discovery for water on Clavius Crater, the place where the Moon Base in the legendary Sci-Fi movie “2001 Space Odyssey” is designated, the space transporters (like the Eagle in “Space 1999”) with moon bases, and the ongoing NASA Artemis Missions, along with the growing Lunar / Space Economy, Space Tourism, Sci-Fi, and/or life etc. And mostly, relax and enjoy a mid-summer evening with like-minded folks and the AIAA / LA-LV / aerospace communities!

Look forward to your participation and having a fun evening with us!

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AIAA LA-LV Virtual Moon Base Alpha @ Clavius Crater, the Moon

Please RSVP / register. And join us online on July 20, 2021. The web link, password, and simple instructions will be emailed to the registrants after Saturday, July 17, 2021, a few days before the event. Please check the email Spam or Junk folder at that time if you don’t see it in your email Inbox.

Ticket prices:

AIAA Professional member: $2, Non-AIAA member Professionals: $3

AIAA University Student member $1, non-member student: $1.5

High School (HS) students: $0 (free) (AIAA HS member and non-AIAA HS Students. other K-12 Students)

AIAA Educator members: $1.5, non-AIAA member Educator: $2.5

You will be able to meet, chat, networking, and socialize with a computer web browser, camera, microphone / speaker, and a high-speed internet, similar to join a Zoom meeting with a link/URL and password to be provided a few days before the event. A keyboard (a real keyboard of a virtual keyboard) is needed to move around in the virtual meeting facility, to have the mixed-reality simulated in-person presence and experiences. If your computer is ok for a Zoom video / audio meeting (or similar), it will be ok for this as well.

Please join us and give it a try. And help us to try out for a different new way of networking, socializing, and meeting. It will be fun. Thank you very much ! Look forward to meeting you there in this e-Happy Hour! Enjoy!

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Connect with us

AIAA Los Angeles-Las Vegas Section | aiaa-lalv.org | events.aiaalalv@gmail.com

Details

Date:
July 20
Time:
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm PDT
Event Category:
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Website:
https://conta.cc/3vVngCk

Organizer

AIAA Los Angeles-Las Vegas Section
Phone:
(949)426-8175
Email:
events.aiaalalv@gmail.om
Website:
aiaa-lalv.org

e-Happy Hour in AIAA LA-LV Virtual Mars Base, Jezero Crater, Mars

June 17 @ 6:30 pm 8:30 pm PDT

(June 17, 2021) e-Happy Hour in AIAA LA-LV Virtual Mars Base, Jezero Crater, Mars

RSVP and Information: https://conta.cc/3whFheq

(For posting only, not for ticket sale on this webpage. Please check RSVP and information link/button for RSVP/registration/tickets. Thank you very much !)

e-Happy Hour in AIAA LA-LV Virtual Mars Base, Jezero Crater, Mars

 

Thursday, June 17, 2021, 6:30 PM PDT

 

It’s an exciting time for the Mars Exploration with Ingenuity and Perseverance! Please join us for a fun and delightful online gathering, and share your ideas and excitement, on Mars exploration, aviation on Mars, living on Mars, space architecture, food, entertainment etc. on Mars, and on aerospace / space in general.

RSVP and Information https://conta.cc/3whFheq

 

Big Step

for your imagination

Enjoy chatting with fellow attendees and share your excitement and ideas!

 

Fun and Cool

meeting space

Enjoy the stylish out-of-the-world meeting places with AIAA LA-LV and feel at home! Exhibitors welcome!

 

Inspiring

for your career

Relax and release your imagination! Get a boost for your daily life and also possible career and life inspiration!

 

Joy and Peace

humanity’s future

AIAA’s goal is to improve the life of the human being/society. AIAA LA-LV virtual Mars Base @ Jezero Crater welcomes you!

AIAA LA-LV Virtual Mars Base @ Jezero Crater, Mars

 

Please RSVP / register and join us online on June 17, 2021. The first 20 registrants will be free admission. Additional attendees will need to purchase the ticket at low cost. If you sign up free but can’t make it, please inform us so another person can attend with the free admission. The web link, password, and simple instructions will be emailed to the registrants after Monday, June 14, 2021, a few days before the event. Please check the email Spam or Junk folder at that time if you don’t see it in your email Inbox.

 

You will be able to meet, chat, networking, and socialize with a computer web browser, camera, microphone / speaker, and a high-speed internet, similar to join a Zoom meeting with a link/URL and password to be provided a few days before the event. A keyboard (a real keyboard of a virtual keyboard) is needed to move around in the virtual meeting facility, to have the mixed-reality simulated in-person presence and experiences. If your computer is ok for a Zoom video / audio meeting (or similar), it will be ok for this as well.

 

Please join us and give it a try. And help us to try out for a different new way of networking, socializing, and meeting. It will be fun. Thank you very much ! Look forward to meeting you there in this e-Happy Hour! Enjoy!

AIAA LA-LV | events.aiaalalv@gmail.com | https://aiaa-lalv.org

Details

Date:
June 17
Time:
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm PDT
Event Categories:
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Event Tags:
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Website:
https://conta.cc/3whFheq

Organizer

AIAA Los Angeles-Las Vegas Section
Phone:
(949)426-8175
Email:
events.aiaalalv@gmail.om
Website:
aiaa-lalv.org

(May 20, 2021) AIAA LA-LV e-Happy Hour in a virtual Space Station !

May 20 @ 6:30 pm 8:30 pm PDT

(May 20, 2021) AIAA LA-LV e-Happy Hour in a virtual Space Station !

RSVP and Information: https://conta.cc/3ubWTIo

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AIAA LA-LV e-Happy Hour in a virtual Space Station !

Thursday, May 20, 2021, 6:30 PM PDT

In the prolonged COVID-19 Pandemic, it’s important to connect and support each other, and and network / socialize. Please join us and try out this new way of virtual networking, and see if you like it!

AIAA LA-LV Virtual Space Station Meeting Place

Please RSVP / register and join us online on May 20. The first 20 registrants will be free admission. Additional attendees will need to purchase the ticket of $2 each. If you sign up free but can’t make it, please inform us so another person can attend with the free admission. The URL, password, and simple instructions will be emailed to you on Monday, May 17, a few days before the event. Please check the email Spam or Junk folder at that time if you don’t see it in your email Inbox.

You will be able to meet, chat, networking, and socialize with a computer web browser, camera, microphone / speaker, and a high speed internet, similar to join a Zoom meeting with a link/URL and password to be provided a few days before the event. A keyboard (a real keyboard of a virtual keyboard) is needed to move around in the virtual meeting facility. If you computer is ok for a Zoom video / audio meeting (or similar), it will be ok for this as well.

Please join us and give it a try. And help us to try out for a differnt new way of networking, socializing, and meeting. It will be fun. Thank you very much ! Look forward to meeting you there in this e-Happy Hour! Enjoy!

Dr. Ken Lui, Events/Program Chair, LA

events.aiaalalv@gmail.com

AIAA LA-LV | aiaa-lalv.org

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Date:
May 20
Time:
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm PDT
Event Category:
Event Tags:
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Website:
https://conta.cc/3ubWTIo

Organizer

AIAA Los Angeles-Las Vegas Section
Phone:
(949)426-8175
Email:
events.aiaalalv@gmail.om
Website:
aiaa-lalv.org

(May 22, 2020 e-Happy Hour) e-Gallery Reception: Meet the Artists: Michelle Rouch, Mark Pestana, and Aldo Spadoni

RSVP and Information: https://conta.cc/3fQbvGu

Virtual Online Aerospace Art Gallery (May 9 – July 11, 2020): https://conta.cc/2YHEZjO

YouTube video link: https://youtu.be/CE-K-ukt7zs

YouTube AIAA LA-LV Channel: 
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCJrx_vB7oxnU6T1yinEapg

May 22, 2020: e-Gallery Reception / e-Happy Hour: Meet the Artists / Virtual Aerospace Art Gallery

(May 22 e-Happy Hour) Meet The Artists: Michelle Rouch, Mark Pestana, and Aldo Spadoni

May 22, 2020 @ 6:00 pm 7:00 pm PDT

(MAY 22 E-HAPPY HOUR) MEET THE ARTISTS: MICHELLE ROUGH, MARK PESTANA, AND ALDO SPADONI

May 22, 2020 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (PT)

RSVP and Information: https://conta.cc/3fQbvGu

Volunteers are needed for all AIAA activities, please contact

cgsonwane@gmail.com

e-Happy Hour May 22

Meet the Artists

Grand Opening Reception

Virtual Aerospace Art Gallery Exhibition

(Michelle Rouch, Aldo Spadoni, Mark Pestana)

May 22, 2020, 6-7PM

Meet and Network with the

AIAA Engineers and Renowned Aerospace Artists:

Aldo Spadoni, Michelle Rouch, & Mark Pestana

All are welcome! (Free!)

Event Calendar

Join Mailing List

RSVP and information hhttps://conta.cc/3fQbvGu

Upcoming Events https://www.aiaa-lalv.org/events

Join AIAA Member https://aiaa.org/membeship

Aldo Spadoni

https://fineartamerica.com/profiles/aldo-spadoni

Michelle G. Rouch

www.rouch.com

Col. Mark Pestana

https://pestanafineart.wordpress.com/

For more information, including the artists’ resume, please visit the “RSVP and Information” page, and also in the gallery exhibition.

May 22, 2020 06:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

AIAA LA LV Happy Hour May 22 : Meet the Artists

Please click the link below to join the webinar:

https://aiaa.zoom.us/j/94296562297?pwd=S2c2S2h5VnRkVE5LYU9TdXc4MUpqdz09

Password: 033993

Or iPhone one-tap :

US: +16699009128,,94296562297#,,1#,033993# or +13462487799,,94296562297#,,1#,033993#

Or Telephone:

Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):

US: +1 669 900 9128 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 646 558 8656 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 312 626 6799 or 888 475 4499 (Toll Free) or 877 853 5257 (Toll Free)

Webinar ID: 942 9656 2297

Password: 033993

International numbers available: https://aiaa.zoom.us/u/awuwIGXFB

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Details

Date:
May 22, 2020
Time:
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm PDT
Event Category:
Event Tags:
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Website:
https://conta.cc/3fQbvGu

Organizer

AIAA Los Angeles-Las Vegas Section
Phone:
(949)426-8175
Email:
events.aiaalalv@gmail.om
Website:
aiaa-lalv.org

First Ever AIAA LA LV Virtual Online Aerospace Art Gallery Exhibition

May 9, 2020 @ 6:00 am July 12, 2020 @ 12:00 am PDT

First Ever AIAA LA LV Virtual Online Aerospace Art Gallery Exhibition with Michelle Rouch, Mark Pestana, and Aldo Spadoni

Starts: May 9, 2020 6:00 AM (PT)

Ends: Jul 12, 2020 12:00 AM (PT)

RSVP and information: https://conta.cc/2YHEZjO

Volunteers are needed for all AIAA activities, please contact

cgsonwane@gmail.com

Virtual Aerospace Art Gallery Exhibition

(First Ever by AIAA LA LV !)

May 9 – July 11, 2020

Selected Artwork by

AIAA Engineers and Renowned Aerospace Artists:

Aldo Spadoni, Michelle Rouch, & Mark Pestana

All are welcome! (Free!)

[RSVP is required!]

Registrants will receive the instruction for entering the virtual gallery.

Event Calendar

RSVP and Information: https://conta.cc/2YHEZjO

Upcoming Events aiaa-lalv.org/events

Aldo Spadoni

Michelle G. Rouch

Col. Mark Pestana

Aldo Spadoni is an MIT graduate with an aerospace engineering career spanning over 35 years. He has made significant technical contributions to numerous advanced aircraft, missile, and spacecraft programs for NASA, DARPA, and the U.S. Armed Services. He began his engineering career at Hughes Space & Communications Group as a spacecraft configuration design engineer working on the Galileo Jupiter spacecraft. Later, he joined TRW Defense & Space Systems as a navigation systems engineering specialist working on ICBMs and spacecraft programs. Aldo joined Northrop in 1985, supporting the advanced design team in the area of advanced avionics system integration and project management. He created and managed an award-winning creative simulation team at Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems. Aldo is a recipient of NASA’s 2004 Turning Goals Into Reality team award for Reusable Launch Vehicle Development. He is an accomplished self-taught artist and concept designer with four U.S. patents to his credit. He is a Fellow of the International Association of Astronomical Artists (IAAA) and is currently serving on its Board of Trustees. Aldo’s consulting company, Aerospace Imagineering, specializes in the conceptual design, visualization and prototyping of advanced technology products and concepts. His visualizations have appeared in numerous magazines and television documentaries. He has worked closely with hard science fiction authors such as Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle to bring their technological visions to life. As an aerospace concept designer and technology consultant to the entertainment industry, he supported the production of APOLLO 13, SUPERNOVA, STEALTH, IRON MAN 1 & 2, and other movie projects. He helped produce the 2009 National Geographic Channel documentary called HITLER’S STEALTH FIGHTER. Aldo’s personal goals are to promote STEAM education and create compelling visions of humanity’s spacefaring future.

https://fineartamerica.com/profiles/aldo-spadoni

Michelle Rouch has 30 years of engineering experience working for the Department of Defense. She served for 20 years as lead systems engineer on major weapon systems at Raytheon Missiles Systems, covering product lines for the Missile Defense Agency, U.S. Navy, Air Force and the Army.

Rouch serves as a technical advisor on all aspects of generating reports for the customer to quantify the impacts to cost, schedule, and technical performance on several major military acquisition programs by offering the program office insight to engineering design vulnerabilities. She possesses a strong technical background in program management and systems engineering activities from Risk Reduction, Engineering & Manufacturing Development (EMD), Transition to Production, Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP), to Full Rate Production (FRP) phases.

Rouch is also self-taught artist with over 37 years of experience combines her technical knowledge to create unique pieces of aerospace subjects. Her artwork promotes science and engineering and continues to develop new techniques to redefine aerospace art with a contemporary approach.

She is committed in giving back to the community by contributing to Boy Scouts of America, Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA), Kiddie Hawk Air Academy, Wright Flight, University of Arizona, Big Brothers and Big Sisters, Youth On Their Own, and many more organizations and museums. For the past 8 years her artwork has raised over $150,000 to support kids interested in Aviation.

Growing up in Kettering, Ohio for 23 years Rouch has a deep appreciation for Aviation History. She is an Aluminist with Wright State University, where she earned her first degree in Electrical Engineering and later earned a Master’s degree in Information Systems Engineering from Western International University in Arizona.

Rouch serves as Chair for American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics (AIAA) Tucson Section and has earned first place for several years in AIAA Precollege Outreach Award for outstanding STEM K-12 Outreach Program, and offers public speaking for her STEM activities. She is a member of AIAA Society & Aerospace Technology Integration and Outreach Committee (SAT IOC), the Founder & Co-chair of the Tucson-Chapter of International Association of Astronomical Artists (IAAA), American Society of Aviation Artists (ASAA) Professional Artist, appointed Tucson Public Arts Council Board Member for District 4, was the Artist Judge for Arizona Congressional District 2 and served for 4 consecutive years. Rouch was nominated for the Arizona Governor’s Arts Awards 2014-2016 and still serves as Congressional Advisor for Youth Outreach Program for Boy Scout Troop 739.

www.rouch.com

Mark Pestana, Colonel, USAF (ret), is a consulting research pilot and aerospace systems engineer, supporting NASA, FAA, and DOD. He is adjunct faculty in the Aviation Safety & Security Program at the University of Southern California’s Viterbi School of Engineering.

As a NASA research pilot at Armstrong Flight Research Center, Edwards AFB, CA, he flew aeronautics research and global Earth science missions. He also flew remotely piloted UAVs for airspace integration research and sensor testing. He previously served at NASA Johnson Space Center as a flight crew operations engineer in the Astronaut Office, developing crew interfaces, procedures, and payload integration for the International Space Station and the Russian Soyuz spacecraft.

In the USAF, Col Pestana served as an orbit analyst in the NORAD Cheyenne Mtn. Complex, Colorado, and as a space operations officer with the DOD Space Test and Space Shuttle Programs. A rated Command Pilot, he logged 213 combat intelligence sorties. Col Pestana flew as a test operations pilot at the Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards AFB. He’s flown over 5000 hours in over 30 aircraft types.

Col Pestana earned a BS in Natural Sciences and a USAF ROTC commission from Loyola University Los Angeles, and an MS in Systems Management/Research & Development from University of Southern California. Decorations include the Air Medal (9), Distinguished Service Medal (3), Armed Forces Expeditionary Service Medal, and NASA Exceptional Service Medal. An award-winning aerospace artist, he’s a member of the International Association of Astronomical Artists and the American Society of Aviation Artists. Fourteen of his paintings are in the USAF Pentagon collection. He has the unique distinction of designing nine Space Shuttle mission patches for the astronauts. Col Pestana is a board member of the non-profit Arts, Science, and Technology Corporation, providing volunteer support and education outreach services for K-12 STEAM programs (STEM + Art). He is an AIAA Senior Member. Hobbies include backpacking, photography, and astronomy.

https://pestanafineart.wordpress.com/

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Start:
May 9, 2020 @ 6:00 am PDT
End:
July 12, 2020 @ 12:00 am PDT
Event Categories:
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Event Tags:
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Website:
https://conta.cc/2YHEZjO

Organizer

AIAA Los Angeles-Las Vegas Section
Phone:
(949)426-8175
Email:
events.aiaalalv@gmail.om
Website:
aiaa-lalv.org