Phi Beta Kappa Lecture Series Presents: Elon Musk on "The Future of Energy and Transportation."

Please join us to hear engineer, entrepreneur and philanthropist Elon Musk speak on the subject of sustainability in energy production and transportation.

Phi Beta Kappa Lecture Series Presents: Elon Musk on "The Future of Energy and Transportation."

Saturday, January 08, 2011
3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Fowler Museum
Lenart Auditorium
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Elon Musk is the chairman, CEO and Product Architect  of Tesla Motors , where he has overseen product development and design from the beginning, including the all electric Tesla Roadster and Model S sedan. Electric vehicles have been one of his central interests for almost two decades, stemming from his time as a physics student working on energy storage technologies.

Musk’s also serves as CEO and CTO of Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX), which develops rockets and spacecraft for missions to Earth orbit and beyond. In 2006, SpaceX won the NASA contract to design, build and demonstrate operation of a commercial replacement for the Space Shuttle, which retires in 2010. The SpaceX Falcon 1 was the first privately developed liquid fuel rocket to reach orbit.
Prior to SpaceX, Musk co-founded PayPal, the world's leading Internet payment system, and served as the company's Chairman and CEO. Before PayPal, Mr. Musk co-founded Zip2, a provider of Internet software to the media industry.

CHECK IN & REGISTRATION -  3:30 PM
LECTURE -  4 PM
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TICKETS: $25 FOR PHI BETA KAPPA MEMBERS AND GUESTS. TO PURCHASE TICKETS CLICK HERE AND LOGIN WITH YOUR MEMBER ID (1366391) AND PASSWORD (ioeslecture)