Space Law and Regulation Track

Monday, April 8, 2024

9:30 am - 5:00 pm


Location: Cheyenne Mountain Resort: Colorado Ballroom

Presented in Association with the International Institute of Space Law (IISL) and Greenberg Traurig

The Space Law and Regulation Track will address pressing issues of space law and regulation impacting commercial space activities.  Featuring government and industry leaders addressing a range of current issues.

The track will again feature the signature General Counsels Forum and will include a reception hosted

7.0 General Colorado CLE credits are pending approval.

9:30am – Welcome Remarks

    • Milton “Skip” Smith, Greenberg Traurig 
    • Prof. Dr. Kai-Uwe Schrogl, IISL

9:40am – Regulatory Update

    • Audrey Allison, The Aerospace Corporation – Moderator 
    • Sabrina Jawed, FAA
    • Julie Kearney, FCC
    • Glenn Tallia, NOAA
    • Janice Starzyk, Department of Commerce
    • Industry Comments: Caryn Schenewerk, CS Consulting

11:00am – Break

11:10am – Update on the 2023 WRC and Impacts on Satellite Systems 

    • Ethan Lucarelli, FCC

11:30am –  The Legal and Regulatory Landscape for Novel Space Activities

    • Richard DalBello, Department of Commerce 
    • Rodolphe Munoz, European Commission 

12:00pm – Lunch

1:00pm – Legal and Policy Challenges to In-Space Commercial Activities 

    • Gabriel Swiney, OSC – Moderator
    • Ian Christensen, Secure World Foundation
    • Ron Lopez, Astroscale U.S
    • Prof. Kai-Uwe Schrogl, IISL

1:45pm – IP Strategy for Emerging Space Domains

    • Janna Lewis, BAE Systems – Moderator
    • Dr. Debra Emmons, The Aerospace Corporation
    • Matthew Linton, True Anomaly

2:20pm – Break 

2:40 pm – Government General Counsel Perspectives

    • Hon. Peter Beshar, USAF
    • Iris Lan, NASA

3:10pm – General Counsel Forum 

2:40pm – 3:50pm  – National Security & Commercial Space: 

      • Mira Ricardel, Astroscale U.S. – Moderator
      • Thomas Ayres, Voyager Space
      • Dennis Burnett, Hawkeye360

3:50pm – 5:00pm 

      • Robin Ricketts, Lockheed Martin – Nuclear Power in Space/Nuclear Technologies for Space Exploration
      • Jessica Noble, ispace inc. – Challenges for subsidiaries of foreign companies doing business in the U.S. 
      • Nathan O’Konek, Redwire Space – Small space company acquisition and integration challenges and opportunities 
      • Arjun Kampani, Rocket Lab, & Monica Palko, York Space – Traditional Versus NextGen Space:  Views From Two GCs Who Know Them Both  

 5:00pm – Space Law and Regulation Track Reception sponsored by Greenberg Traurig and Hawkeye 360.

Separate Registration or Purchase Required


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