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April 3-6, 2017 · Colorado Springs, Colorado USA

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Additional participants are to be announced.

Participating Events

Monday, April 03, 2017
8:35 a.m. to
9:00 a.m.
Featured Speaker: TBA
Tech Track
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Featured Speaker:

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Participant(s)
To Be Announced
12:00 p.m. to
1:00 p.m.
Lunch and Featured Speaker
Cyber 1.7 Classified
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Featured Speaker:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
12:30 p.m. to
1:30 p.m.
Tech Track Luncheon
Tech Track
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Featured Speaker:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
1:05 p.m. to
1:25 p.m.
Featured Speaker
Cyber 1.7 Classified
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Featured Speaker:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
1:30 p.m. to
2:00 p.m.
Featured Speaker
Cyber 1.7 Classified
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Featured Speaker:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
1:35 p.m. to
2:00 p.m.
Featured Speaker
Tech Track
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Featured Speaker:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
2:05 p.m. to
3:05 p.m.
Fusing Overhead Reconnaissance Systems and Cyber: Closing the Link, Enhancing the Mission
Cyber 1.7 Classified
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Moderator:

Lt. Col. (Select) Maxim Gimelshteyn

Technical Director, Experiments & Initiatives Division
National Reconnaissance Office
Panelists:

Col. Todd Brost, USAF

Joint Interagency Combined Space Operations Center (JICSpOC) Director
U.S. Air Force

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Participant(s)
To Be Announced
3:10 p.m. to
3:40 p.m.
Featured Speaker
Cyber 1.7 Classified
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Featured Speaker:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
3:35 p.m. to
4:00 p.m.
Featured Speaker
Tech Track
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Featured Speaker:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
3:45 p.m. to
4:15 p.m.
Featured Speaker
Cyber 1.7 Classified
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Featured Speaker:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
5:25 p.m. to
5:30 p.m.
Closing Remarks
Tech Track
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Featured Speaker:

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Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Tuesday, April 04, 2017
8:45 a.m. to
10:30 a.m.
Panel: Space Agency Leaders
Symposium Program
Moderator:

The Honorable Robert S. Walker

Executive Chairman
Wexler & Walker
Panelists:

Mohammed Nasser Al Ahbabi, Ph.D

Director General
United Arab Emirates Space Agency

Professor Roberto Battiston

President
Italian Space Agency (ASI)

Gwang-Rae Cho, Ph.D

President
Korean Aerospace Research Institute (KARI)

Dr. Pascale Ehrenfreund

Chair of the Executive Board
German Aerospace Center (DLR)

Igor Komarov

Director General
ROSCOSMOS State Corporation

Sylvain Laporte

President
Canadian Space Agency

Jean Yves LeGall

President
Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES)

Robert M. Lightfoot, Jr.

Acting Administrator
NASA

Francisco Javier Mendieta Jiménez, Ph.D

General Director
Mexican Space Agency

Ger Nieuwpoort, Ph.D

Director
Netherlands Space Office (NSO)

Dr. Naoki Okumura

President
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)

Marius-Ioan Piso, Ph.D

President and Chief Executive Officer
Romanian Space Agency (ROSA)

Pham Anh Tuan, Ph.D

Director General
Vietnam National Satellite Center

Dr. Johann-Dietrich Wörner

Director General
European Space Agency (ESA)

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Participant(s)
To Be Announced
12:15 p.m. to
1:45 p.m.
The Space Warfighters Luncheon
Symposium Program
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Location: Colorado Hall
Master of Ceremonies:

Lt. Col. Shelli Brunswick, USAF (Ret.)

Chief Operating Officer and Acting Chief Executive Officer
Space Foundation
Corporate Host:

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Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Featured Speaker:

Brig. Gen. John Shaw, USAF

Deputy Director, Global Operations, Global Operations Directorate
U.S. Strategic Command
Co-sponsor:
3:30 p.m. to
3:50 p.m.
Featured Speaker: TBA
Symposium Program
Featured Speaker:

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Participant(s)
To Be Announced
4:20 p.m. to
5:00 p.m.
Featured Speaker
Symposium Program
Featured Speaker:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
7:30 p.m.
Corporate Partnership Dinner
Symposium Program
Separate Reg. or Purchase

At the Corporate Partnership Dinner, we salute all the companies that support the Space Foundation throughout the year.  Their donations, in-kind contributions, and voluntary efforts, are essential to the success of the Space Foundation’s programs.  The financial backing and on-going participation by corporate members in Space Foundation programs have helped us grow into the leading organization we are today.
 
Corporate membership is an investment in the future of our industry, the returns are endless.

Learn more about Corporate Membership (external link).

Master of Ceremonies:

Gen. William L. Shelton, USAF (Ret.)

Vice Chairman
Space Foundation
Corporate Host:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Featured Speaker:

James Frederick "Jim" Bridenstine (R-OK)

Congressman
Oklahoma's First District
Co-sponsor:
Wednesday, April 05, 2017
7:15 a.m.
Satellite Forum Breakfast
By Invitation Only
Corporate Host:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Featured Speaker:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Co-sponsor:
9:00 a.m. to
10:30 a.m.
New Generation Space Leaders Panel: Mars Mission Prep
New Generation Space Leaders
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Moderator:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Panelists:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
9:15 a.m. to
10:15 a.m.
Featured Speaker
Symposium Program

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
11:15 a.m. to
12:15 p.m.
Panel: Industry Perspectives I
Space Classified
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Moderator:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Panelists:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
11:30 a.m. to
12:00 p.m.
Featured Speaker: TBA
Symposium Program
Featured Speaker:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
1:30 p.m. to
2:30 p.m.
Featured Speaker
Space Classified
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Featured Speaker:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
2:45 p.m. to
3:30 p.m.
Panel: Industry Perspectives II
Space Classified
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Moderator:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Panelists:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
3:30 p.m. to
4:00 p.m.
Featured Speaker
Space Classified
Separate Reg. or Purchase
Featured Speaker:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
4:15 p.m. to
5:15 p.m.
Panel: Human Health and Space Exploration
Symposium Program
Moderator:

Dr. Kris Lehnhardt

Attending Physician and Assistant Professor
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Panelists:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Thursday, April 06, 2017
9:15 a.m. to
10:10 a.m.
Panel: Military to Military - New Relationships in Space Collaboration
Symposium Program
Moderator:

Maj. Gen. Clinton E. Crosier, USAF

Director of Plans and Policy,
U.S. Strategic Command
Panelists:

Brigadier-General Blaise Frawley, OMM, CD

Director General Space
Canadian Armed Forces

Dr. Ruediger Huth

FMOD Deputy Director-General for Security and Defence Policy
Federal Ministry of Defence

Brig. Gen. Jean-Daniel Testé

Commander, Joint Space Command
French Ministry of Defense

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
10:45 a.m. to
11:30 a.m.
Panel: Maritime Domain Awareness
Symposium Program
Moderator:

Thad Allen

Executive Vice President
Booz Allen Hamilton
Panelists:

Dr. Philippe Brunet

Director – Space Policy, Copernicus and Defence
European Commission

Samer Halawi

Chief Executive Officer
Thuraya

David Mottarella

Senior Manager Maritime Geospatial Solutions, Space and Intelligence Systems
Harris

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
2:45 p.m. to
4:00 p.m.
Panel: The US-Russia Space Relationship
Symposium Program
Moderator:

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced
Panelists:

William H. Gerstenmaier

Associate Administrator, Human Exploration and Operations
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Sergey Krikalev

Executive Director for manned space flight programs
ROSCOSMOS State Corporation

Dr. David Parker

Director of Human Spaceflight and Robotic Exploration
European Space Agency (ESA)

TBA

Participant(s)
To Be Announced

 

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