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Elon Musk, Brian May, Bill Nye and Tony Fadell to appear at STARMUS V

June 24, 2019

ZURICH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 24, 2019--

STARMUS V will announce The Stephen Hawking Medal winners at a press event at Samsung Hall in Zurich on June 24th. Celebrated scientist and educator Bill Nye will host the ceremony, and scheduled attendees include a remarkable roster of science and space luminaries, including Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins and six other Apollo mission astronauts.

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Elon Musk, Brian May, Bill Nye and Tony Fadell to appear at STARMUS V from June 24-29, in Zurich. (Photo: Business Wire)

STARMUS co-founder and board member Dr. Brian May, the legendary Queen guitarist and PhD astrophysicist, will personally present the medal to Elon Musk, who has been hailed by no less than Richard Dawkins as a “hero for our times.”

The STARMUS V program is legion, featuring some of the most innovative discussions in technology, astrophysics and science. Watch the European premier of Apollo 11 with Michael Collins and Director Todd Douglas Miller. Enjoy a once in a lifetime concert with Hans Zimmer honoring the Apollo missions. Cover Tony Fadell’s unique foray into applied technologies as he takes over the very important Stephen Hawking chair at STARMUS.

When: June 24th to 29 th (time and location reserved for media)

Where: SAMSUNG HALL, Hoffnigstrasse 1, Dubendorf · 8600 Zurich

Who: Elon Musk, Tony Fadell, Brian May, Richard Dawkins, Peter Gabriel, Garik Israelian, Brian Eno, Todd Douglas Miller, Charlie Duke, Michael Collins and 5 additional Apollo astronauts

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CONTACT: Journalists and media should respond this week to:

Marco Larsen

CEO, PUBLIC NYC

marco@publicnewyorkcity.com

Melissa Iglesias

Account Executive, PUBLIC NYC

melissa@publicnewyorkcity.com

Joël Steiger

Account Executive, Compresso Media

joel.steiger@compresso.ch

KEYWORD: EUROPE SWITZERLAND

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ENTERTAINMENT TECHNOLOGY ELECTRONIC DESIGN AUTOMATION SOFTWARE NANOTECHNOLOGY OTHER TECHNOLOGY TRANSPORT AIR SEMICONDUCTOR VOIP RESEARCH OTHER SCIENCE EVENTS/CONCERTS SCIENCE

SOURCE: STARMUS V

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