NASA Exploration Science Forum (NESF)

The Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute (SSERVI) is pleased to announce the 5th annual NASA Exploration Science Forum (NESF), to be held in person June 26 – 28, 2018 at NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA.

This year’s Forum will feature scientific discussions of human exploration targets of interest (the Moon, near-Earth asteroids, and the moons of Mars). Science sessions will focus on recent mission results and in-depth analyses of science and exploration studies. Dedicated side-conferences for graduate students and young professionals will coincide with the ESF. Public engagement discussions will be interwoven among science topics as well. Abstracts are currently open and will be accepted through 11:59 p.m. PDT March 30, 2018 at:

Foreign national participants must register at the above URL by May 25, 2018. US citizens may register until June 22, 2018. Hotel room reservation blocks at per diem.