PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE
JET PROPULSION LABORATORY
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION
PASADENA, CALIF. 91109. TELEPHONE (818) 354-5011
CONTACT: Jim Doyle
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 21, 1996
BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES TO BE FEATURED AT JPL INDUSTRY DAY
Opportunities for technology and aerospace businesses to
work with NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory will be the subject of
the third annual Briefing for Industry sponsored jointly by JPL
and the National Space Club's West Coast Committee Thursday, May
23, at the Doubletree Hotel in Pasadena, CA.
The day-long event will feature addresses by several
directors of JPL organizations regarding the Laboratory's plans
and potential business opportunities for industry.
Welcome and introductory remarks will be presented by John
Flanigan, general chairman of the National Space Club's West
Coast Committee; Kurt Lindstrom, manager of the NASA Management
Office at JPL; and JPL Director Dr. Edward Stone.
JPL Deputy Director Larry Dumas will give a Laboratory
overview and Duane Batenhorst, acting manager of the Acquisition
Division, will make a presentation on doing business with JPL.
Discussions of JPL's future plans and business opportunities
will be presented by executives of the directorates of Technology
and Applications Programs, Mars Exploration Program, Office of
Engineering and Mission Assurance, Telecommunications, Science
and Engineering, and Space and Earth Science Programs.