Event: 1st March 2014, Winterthur, Switzerland
A group of worldwide Mars enthusiasts who applied to go to Mars with the Mars One project have organised a one-day event in Winterthur, Switzerland. Dr Kass, who is an advisor for the project, was amongst the key guests invited.
The VIP guests included key people involved with the Mars One project: Bas Lansdorp - Mars One cofounder & CEO, Dr Norbert Kraft - Chief Medical Officer, Dr James Kass - Selection Committee Member/Psychological Training.
A full day event is planned with an exhibition, guest speeches, special candidate challenges, and ending with a gala and music. Other special guests are: Jürg Hösli - Nutrition counsel for athletes, and Ken Johnston - Retired Spacecraft Test Pilot from the Apollo mission.