WAILUKU - Former NASA astronaut Leroy Chiao will speak about his various space missions and his work with Russian, Japanese and European astronauts at a presentation at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 13 in the Cameron Center Auditorium.
The event is free and open to the public. It is part of the Maui Economic Development Board's yearlong 30th anniversary celebration.
His appearance is co-sponsored by the Space Foundation where he serves as a special adviser for human space flight.
Seating is limited. Reservations are recommended by calling Cari Taylor at 875-2336 or sending email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The event is part of the MEDB's innovation series. A Nov. 20 session is scheduled to feature University of Hawaii President MRC Greenwood.
Early next year, surgeon, inventor and Hawaii entrepreneur Hank Wuh and video game designer, entrepreneur and environmental philanthropist Henk Rogers are scheduled to speak.