Public and Scientist Engagement Events

The LPI will be conducting sessions for planetary scientists, students, and the general public. For more information, please e-mail

Planetary Palooza
March 15, 2020, Time TBD
Scientists, members of NASA’s Science Activation Community, and public engagement specialists are welcome to participate in this year’s event. The public is invited to attend this free event! Explore hands-on activities and hear about ongoing solar system exploration.

Early Career Presenters Review
Dates and Times TBD
Students, post-doctoral fellows, and other early career scientists preparing to present research at LPSC are invited to present their oral or poster presentation and receive feedback from senior scientists before presenting during the regular meeting. To volunteer as a reviewer, please contact Andy Shaner (

LPSC Insights:  Get Connected, Stay Connected
Date and Time TBD
Are you a student attending LPSC for the first time? Are you unsure how to navigate the conference? Are you nervous about networking? The LPSC Insights:  Get Connected, Stay Connected program is here for you! First-time student attendees who register for this program will be introduced to an experienced LPSC attendee, and the pair will spend time attending sessions and networking together. Additional information, including registration, will be available in December.

Planetary Scientist Workshop:  Sharing Planetary Science
Date and Time TBD
Planetary scientists attending LPSC are invited to this free workshop, where they will discuss techniques and suggestions for communicating their science.

Live from LPSC
Date and Time TBD
The public will be invited to join this teleconference to hear about the hot topics and ongoing research presented at LPSC. We will be joined by a few planetary scientists who will share their thoughts about this year’s presentations and discussions and respond to questions.