IRVINE, CA - The Mutual UFO Network (MUFON), the world's oldest and largest UFO investigative organization, will be hosting its 46th Annual UFO Conference, known as the MUFON Symposium, at Hotel Irvine, Irvine, CA, featuring a lineup of renowned experts, scientists, and researchers on the UFO subject September 24 through 27, 2015.
The keynote speaker is Paul Hellyer, the first G8 cabinet minister to publicly state that “UFOs are as real as the airplanes flying overhead.” Hellyer will share what he knows about UFOs from his experience as Defense Minister for Canada. Ten other great speakers and researchers will be at the press conference to share their insights as well.
MUFON will hold a press conference this Friday, September 25, 2015 at 2 p.m. at Hotel Irvine to reveal important findings from this year’s significant UFO Cases worldwide, with documentation and analysis of the Top 10 close encounter cases presented by Robert Powell, MUFON Director of Research. As part of the press conference, a respected team of experts from various industries including former Defense Minister Paul Hellyer, former CNN News Anchor Cheryl Jones; and Nuclear Physicist Stanton Friedman, will be on hand to discuss global advancements in their research and knowledge of UFOs to date. MUFON will also be introducing the speakers for the 2015 MUFON Symposium happening this weekend at the Hotel Irvine, including those already mentioned above.
For more information go to MUFONSymposium.com.
Longtime MUFON member and former Executive Director Walter Andrus passed away in Texas Wednesday, September 16, 2015, at the age of 94.
Andrus was the second Executive Director after MUFON's founding in 1969, following the original appointment of Allen Utke. Andrus served as Executive Director from 1970 to his retirement in 2000.
Services will be held Monday, September 21, 2015, at 10 a.m. at the Goetz Funeral Home Chapel in Seguin, TX.
MUFON's Experiencer Research Team is excited to announce that our "Experiencer Survey" has been posted at MUFON.com. Click on http://www.mufon.com/experiencer-survey.html for the direct link. Experiencers can also access the questionnaire by hovering over "Research" on the top menu. Scroll down to "Experiencer" and then select "Experiencer Survey."
The survey has 115 questions and takes approximately 20 minutes to complete. The Experiencer Survey is a quantitative research project designed to identify commonalities among experiencers.
If you are an experiencer and have some memory of your events, please contribute to our research. The results will be shared in a scholarly report and at MUFON's 2016 International Symposium. Thank you!
The documentary - 'Travis' - by filmmaker Jennifer Stein - has been added as a special presentation at the MUFON 2015 Symposium. Showtime will be Thursday, September 24, at 7:30 p.m. in the 100-seat Executive Training Center, Hotel Irvine, Irvine, CA.
“Travis” is a 90 minute documentary film recounting the now-world famous 1975 UFO abduction of Travis Walton and the impact it has had on his life over the intervening forty years - and on the lives of others who were also involved. You can view the trailer at https://onwingesproductions.com/travis-walton/
“Travis” premiered in February at the 2015 International UFO Congress Film Festival in Scottsdale Arizona where it swept the ‘EBE’ Awards for best long documentary film and the People’s Choice Award. For more information please visit TravisWaltonTheMovie.com.
Download the MUFON 2015 Symposium brochure - with the complete round-up of events and speakers.
Roger Marsh - MUFON News Editor
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