2005 International MUFON Conference Unconventional
The Body of Technological Evidence,
Part II Denver
Marriott Tech Center Hotel
July 22 - 24, 2005
JPS Producer/Photographer: Jane Swartley,
Jerry Pippin Producer, Jane Swartley, (photo above) is attending this
important international gathering of UFO Researchers and Investigators. Check back often for
conference coverage updates.
Jerry Pippin's pre-conference interview with John F. Schuessler,
MUFON International Director, conducted on
John Schuessler is a founding
member of the Mutual UFO Network, Inc., and is currently the MUFON International
Director and a member of the Board of Directors. As a staff member he has
written numerous articles for SKYLOOK and the MUFON UFO Journal
and has been a featured speaker as many MUFON symposia.
He is a member of the UFO
Research Coalition Board of Directors and a member of the Science
Advisory Board for the National Institute for Discovery Science. He is a full
member of the Society for Scientific Exploration and an associate of the J.
Allen Hynek Center for UFO Studies. He was a founding member and past President
of the UFO Study Group of Greater St. Louis, as well at the Houston-based
Vehicle Internal Systems Investigative Team. He first became active in UFO
research in 1965 when he joined the Aerial Phenomena Research Organization.
John is an aerospace consultant specializing in space
commercialization and space tourism. Prior to his retirement from Boeing he was
involved engineering for most human space flight programs including Gemini,
Skylab, Space Shuttle and the International Space Station. On his last major
project he was Program Manager for the design and construction of the new NASA
Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory located in the Sonny Carter Training Facility and in
1997, he received the NASA Public Service Medal for his leadership on the
John is active in a number of technical societies and
associations including the Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers,
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Space Tourism Society,
American Association for the Advancement of Science, Armed Forces Communications
and Electronics Association, Planetary Society, World Future Society, and the
National Space Society. In 2000, he was awarded the Third Millennium Medal by
the IEEE for his contributions to space technology programs.
In 1996, he cataloged his UFO medical effects research
in a book entitled UFO-Related Human Physiological Effects. In 1998, he
published a trade paperback book entitled The Cash-Landrum UFO Incident
, describing how three Texans were injured during a close encounter with a UFO
and numerous military helicopters.
ABOUT THE CONFERENCE:
“Unconventional Flying Objects:
The Body of
Technological Evidence, Pt. II”
July 22-24, 2005
The 36th annual Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) International Symposium was
held in Denver at the Marriott Denver Tech Center from July 22 to 24. Following
the release of the movie, “War of the Worlds,” this event was more reality
based. The symposium is an annual gathering of some of the top speakers in their
fields presenting evidence concerning UFO crashes, alien implants, government
cover-ups, remote viewing and a variety of unusual and unexplained aerial
The three-day symposium featured the following speakers:
Dr. Edgar Mitchell – Astronaut and 6th man to walk on
Scott Ramsey – Aztec UFO Crash
Richard Dolan – UFO Technology
Esen Sekerarar – Best Evidence from Turkey
Dr. Roger Leir – Alien Implants and Physical Evidence
Dr. R. Leo Sprinkle – the ET Presence: Cons and Pros
Paola Harris – Hall Interview Evidence
Phyllis Budinger – Lab Anaylsis Evidence
Stan Friedman – Government UFO Lies
Elaine Douglass – Invisible UFOs: Case Reports and Videos
Lynne D. Kitei,
M.D.-Mysterious Lights in the Sky Over Phoenix
Dr. Claude Swanson – When Science Looks Like Magic: the New
Science of the Paranormal
for speaker Bios.
Los Angeles talk
show host, Tracy Austin-Peters, hosted the symposium.
MUFON continues to answer the question, “Are we alone?” This annual three-day event
opens your mind up to alternate choices and extreme possibilities. Decide
MUFON is a Denver-based international non-profit organization whose mission
is the systematic collection and analysis of UFO data with the ultimate goal of
learning the origin and nature of the UFO phenomenon.
2005 Photo Gallery
Richard Dolan, conference speaker
Claude Swanson, signing copies of his book "Synchronized Universe"
Dr. Lynne Kitei, conference speaker on the Phoenix Lights.
Lin Simpson, Symposium Chairperson and MUFON Membership Director and her
dog, Marvin the Martian (14 yrs).
Jane and Marvin and the Guerrero alien sculpture
MUFON Member relaxes beteen conference sessions.
MUFON Director, John Schuessler
Elaine Douglass, one of the UFO researchers who spoke at the conference.
Oliver award made for Dan Aykroyd, by Denver artist Armand Guerrero, commissioned by MUFON and presented by proxy, July 21, 2005.
Richard Dolan, conference speaker
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