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April 11-14, 2016 · Colorado Springs, Colorado USA

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Participating Events

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
3:45 p.m. to
5:00 p.m.:
Science!
Symposium Program
Moderator:

Bill Nye

Chief Executive Officer
The Planetary Society
Panelists:

Professor Bernard H. Foing, Ph.D

Chair, ESTEC Staff Association Committee and Chief Scientist
European Space Agency

Amy Mainzer, Ph.D

Senior Research Scientist
Jet Propulsion Laboratory

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Additional Panelists
To Be Announced
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
9:00 a.m. to
10:15 a.m.:
Panel: Country in Focus: Space in Japan
Symposium Program
Concurrent Session
Moderator:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Panelists:

Additional Panelists TBA

Additional Panelists
To Be Announced
9:00 a.m. to
10:15 a.m.:
Panel: Harmonizing Technology and Policy
Symposium Program
Concurrent Session
Moderator:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Panelists:

Pamela Melroy

Deputy Director of the Tactical Technology Office
DARPA

Damon Wells

Director, Office of Policy & Strategy
National Reconnaissance Office (NRO)

Additional Panelists TBA

Additional Panelists
To Be Announced
10:30 a.m. to
11:45 a.m.:
Panel: Country in Focus: Space in Brazil
Symposium Program
Concurrent Session
Moderator:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Panelists:

Additional Panelists TBA

Additional Panelists
To Be Announced
10:30 a.m. to
11:45 a.m.:
Panel: Evolving Architectures for Space-Based Environmental Intelligence
Symposium Program
Concurrent Session
Moderator:

Dr. Stephen Volz

Assistant Administrator for Satellite and Information Services
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Panelists:

Antoine de Chassy

Vice President, Business Development
Spire Global, Inc.

Wanda A. Sigur

Vice President and General Manager, Civil Space
Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company

Additional Panelists TBA

Additional Panelists
To Be Announced
2:00 p.m. to
3:15 p.m.:
Panel: Country in Focus: Space in France
Symposium Program
Concurrent Session
Moderator:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Panelists:

Additional Panelists TBA

Additional Panelists
To Be Announced
2:00 p.m. to
3:30 p.m.:
Panel: The Future of Human Spaceflight
New Generation Space Leaders
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Moderator:

Dr. Leroy Chiao

Special Advisor - Human Spaceflight
Space Foundation
Panelists:

George Whitesides

Chief Executive Officer
Virgin Galactic

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Additional Panelists
To Be Announced
3:45 p.m. to
5:00 p.m.:
Panel: Congested Space - Getting to Solutions
Symposium Program
Concurrent Session
Moderator:

Kay Sears

President
Intelsat General
Panelists:

Moriba K. Jah, Ph.D.

Director, Space Object Behavioral Sciences
The University of Arizona

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Additional Panelists
To Be Announced
Thursday, April 14, 2016
9:30 a.m.:
Panel: Global Space Partners on Collective Security
Symposium Program
Moderator:

Air Vice-Marshal Paul Atherton

OBE, Director of Military Aviation
Royal Air Force
Panelists:

Brigadier General Gregory S. Bowen

Deputy Commanding General for Operations; U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command
United States Army

Group Captain Martin Johnson

Director National Air Defense and Space Operations, HQ Air Command
United Kingdom Royal Air Force

Tyson Sara

Assistant Secretary Strategic Policy
Australian Department of Defense

Additional Panelists TBA

Additional Panelists
To Be Announced
11:00 a.m.:
Panel: Big Science for Big Boosters
Symposium Program
Moderator:

John Grunsfeld, Ph.D

Associate Administrator for the Science Mission Directorate
NASA
Panelists:

Gary H. Blackwood, Ph.D

Exoplanet Exploration Program Manager
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Todd May

Director
Marshall Space Flight Center

Ellen Stofan, Ph.D

Chief Scientist
NASA

Additional Panelists TBA

Additional Panelists
To Be Announced
12:15 p.m.:
Salon Luncheon A: Congress, the Executive Branch and Industry: Regulating In-Space Activities, Property Rights, Human Space Flight, Space Traffic Management and Orbital Debris
By Invitation Only
Moderator:

Matthew Schaefer

Law Alumni Professor of Law and Director of Space, Cyber, and Telecom Law Program
University of Nebraska College of Law
Panelists:

Michael N. Gold

Director, D.C. Operations & Business Growth
Bigleow Aerospace

Dr. George C. Nield

Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation
Federal Aviation Administration

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Additional Panelists
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