Maverick Speakers Series: My Dream of Stars with Anousheh Ansari
As a successful serial entrepreneur and active proponent of world-changing technologies and social entrepreneurship, Anousheh Ansari is co-founder, chairwoman, and chief executive officer of Prodea Systems. For Prodea, she is responsible for setting the corporate strategy, creating a culture of innovation, and driving the core vision of the simplified use of and global access to technology for all. As she launched Prodea in 20016, Ansari also blasted off for an eight-day expedition aboard the International Space Station and captured headlines around the world as the first female private space explorer. She is also the first astronaut of Iranian descent, the first Muslim woman, and the fourth private explorer to visit space.
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 7:30pm 9:30pm
Texas Hall, Auditorium
701 W. Nedderman, Arlington, TX