The E/PO Impact of The Webb Space Telescope at SXSW

The NASA Experience Tent and full scale model of the James Webb Space Telescope at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas was the largest and most successful outreach attempt for the #JWST mission so far. Tens of thousands of people visited the model a

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The NASA Experience Tent and full scale model of the James Webb Space Telescope at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas was the largest and most successful outreach attempt for the #JWST mission so far.

Tens of thousands of people visited the model and attended the talks and other free events and activities in the NASA Experience Tent, providing the public with a unique opportunity to learn about what the Webb Space Telescope will do and how it will enhance our understanding of the universe.

Please join +Tony Darnell and +Alberto Conti as they discuss the success and impact of the event with the core team that put it all together: +Amber Straughn (NASA Goddard), Christina Thompson (Northrop/Grumman), Blake Bullock (Northrop/Grumman) and +Jason Kalirai (STScI)

For more on the Webb Space Telescope:
http://jwst.nasa.gov/
http://webbtelescope.org/webb_telescope/

Twitter:
#JWST
#NASA
#SpaceFan

@JasonKalirai
@astraughnomer
@albertoconti
@christinab1021
@blakebullock
@DeepAstronomy

Slides from Alberto's presentation:
https://speakerdeck.com/albertoconti/jwst-at-sxsw

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