EVE Online Fanfest includes panel with NASA spokesman.
Today CCP posted the full schedule of their upcoming Fanfest event. This event will run from May 1 through May 3 in Reykjavik, Iceland, and feature what the group claims to be amazing programming, round tables, sessions of EVE Online, and several unique events.
The official dedication of the World Within a World monument to EVE Online players will harbor the night before the event kicks off. There will also be an “EVE OF DESTRUCTION” battle in which 10 CCP and special guests will take on the undefeated MMA fighter and world-class Jiu-Jitsu specialist Gunnar “Gunni” Nelson in back-to-back submission wrestling matches.
NASA’s Les Johnson will give a presentation about how we can overcome the challenges of interstellar travel and thus visit and perhaps even settle other habitable planets.
The full blog post can be found here. The schedule can be seen here.