AMA with Dr. Dominic D’Agostino (aquanaut, researcher) and Dr. Armin Ellis (Founder, Ocean Planet)
On October 18-19, 2019 Ocean Planet Conference will convene world leaders in ocean exploration, discovery, innovation, business and technology together with ocean enthusiasts and life-long learners.
Event speakers include luminaries such as:
Astronaut, aquanaut & artist, NICOLE STOTT
Provost of the US Naval War College, LEWIS DUNCAN
Scientist, Explorer & International Voice for the Ocean, SYLVIA EARLE.
More info on https://oceanplanetconference.com
Dr. Armin Ellis, a former JPL engineer and creator of several entrepreneurial ventures in both the US and his native UK is here with Dr. Dominic D’Agostino a tenured Associate Professor in the Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine. He is also a Research Scientist at the Institute for Human and Machine Cognition (IHMC). His laboratory develops and tests nutritional strategies and metabolic-based therapies for neurological disorders, seizures, cancer and metabolic wellness. He was a research investigator and crew member on NASA’s Extreme Environment Mission Operation (NEEMO 22) and has a personal interest in environmental medicine and methods to enhance safety and physiological resilience of military personnel in extreme environments.
They are here to answer questions about the Ocean Planet Conference, environmental health, their favorite food, and anything else you'd like to ask.
They will be answering questions from 3:00 PM EST to 4:00 PM.
EDIT: Thank you all for your questions, That is all the time we have for this AMA.
The Complete AMA session can be replayed here: https://oceanscienceradio.simplecast.com/episodes/live-reddit-ama-with-ocean-planet-conference
We will post a podcast recording of us answering the vast majority of the questions you've submitted so stay tuned for the link.
For those interested in purchasing tickets to the event, we will be donating 20% of every ticket sold using the code "AMAOPC" TO Sylvia Earle's foundation. The promo code also provides an additional 10% discount on checkout! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ocean-planet-conference-2019-tickets-56733782270?discount=AMAOPC
Looking forward to answering your questions.