History of Mars Mission

Speaker: David Shuman
When: Thursday, February 18, 2021, 19:30 - 21:00
Where: In virtual mode

For this lecture you must register in advance using the following link:

(the link will be supplied here one week before the lecture)

Select your Zoom language preference at the bottom right corner of the page.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting on January 21. Keep this new link as you will use it to connect on the day of the virtual lecture. You could join around 7:15 p.m. giving you enough time to set in. The lecture will start at 7:30 p.m

Lecture in English followed by a bilingual question period.

David Shuman will present the history of the Mars Exploration Mission all the way up to the landing of Perseverance Rover on Feb 18th, 2021, just a few hours before this lecture.

David Shuman is Director of Research & Development as Board member of the Montreal Centre of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada



Guided tours of City areas are available on request (for groups of 5 to 20 persons):


The Grove Area (East part of Lakeshore Road)


Beaurepaire Area (Beaurepaire Village, Thompson Point)



These tours last approximately 1h30.