In Conversation with Dr. Dave Williams

In Conversation with Dr. Dave Williams

Defying Limits: Lessons from the Edge of the Universe

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 7:00 PM

Oakville Centre, AEG Liebherr Auditorium

All tickets $25

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Presented by The Oakville Centre, Oakville Public Library and A Different Drummer Books

Oakville Public Library A Different Drummer Books


Dr. Dave Williams is an astronaut, aquanaut, jet pilot, ER doctor, scientist, and CEO. The former Director of Space & Life Sciences at NASA, he has flown to space twice, once on the space shuttle Columbia and once on Endeavor, logging over thirteen million kilometres in space and over seventeen hours of spacewalks. He has lived and worked on the world’s only undersea research habitat and is the recipient of five honourary degrees, the Order of Canada, and the Order of Ontario. Williams lives in Oakville with his wife, Cathy, two kids, Evan and Olivia, and nephew, Theo. Connect with him on Twitter @AstroDaveMD. 

The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, Oakville Public Library and A Different Drummer Books are pleased to present this series that feeds the inquisitive mind.

In Conversation With... is a speaker series providing you with an opportunity to hear, ask questions and meet some of Canada's top influencers and authors.