Graham Hawkes

1956

CEO, Hawkes Ocean Technologies

Graham Hawkes, an internationally renowned ocean engineer and explorer, has been responsible for the design of a significant percentage of all manned (and more than 300 remote) underwater vehicles built for research or industry worldwide, including the Wasp and Mantis Atmospheric Diving Suits, the Deep Rover research submersibles ? which were recently featured in the James Cameron 3-D Imax film, ?Aliens of the Deep,? and the Deep Flight series of winged submersibles. He is currently building the prototype for a new generation of highly advanced Remotely Operated Vehicles.

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Saturday, October 13
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Explorers: Seeking the Edge, Presented by Hyatt

Is there anything left to discover in the 21st century? From the depths of the ocean to Antarctica, to the infinite abyss that is outer space, CIW... read more
Speakers: Felicity Aston, Thomas Beug, Tim Kafalas, Graham Hawkes, Keith Bellows, Lynne Cox
Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art 220 East Chicago Avenue

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