Join Smithsonian Magazine for a 3-day event in Washington, D.C., bringing world-renowned experts in the fields of science, science fiction and technology together. Produced in tandem with Smithsonian magazine's May issue of the same name, the 2nd annual event combines cutting-edge science with the power of imagination.
Visionaries, scientists and visitors from the future will include:
Patrick Stewart, Shakespearean actor, Star Trek's Captain Jean-Luc Picard and X-Men's Professor Xavier
Brian Greene, Cosmologist, Superstring and multiverse theorist, author of "The Hidden Reality"
Adam Steltzner, NASA's "rock and roll engineer"
George Takei, Star Trek's Sulu and subject of the new documentary To Be Takei
Stewart Brand, De-extinction expert and founder of The Long Now Foundation
Sara Seager, MIT Professor of Planetary Science and Physics
Kim Stanley robinson, Hugo and Nebula award-winning science fiction author
The Mythbusters, Courtesy of the Science Channel
David Brin, Scientist and Hugo and Nebula award-winning science fiction author
and many more
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
For More Information and to purchase tickets go to The Future Is Here.