Global Conference 2018

The Final Frontier: Space as a Business Opportunity

Global Conference 2018

The Final Frontier: Space as a Business Opportunity

After years of cooperation between NASA and the commercial space industry, so-called "space angels" and "astropreneurs" are taking big steps forward in next-gen projects—from shoebox-sized satellites that will monitor the world's supply chains to a fleet of dumpsters for collecting space trash. The industry and NASA are moving quickly to develop the space economy and explore the further reaches of our solar system, and beyond. What are the opportunities and obstacles to this commercial, scientific, and cultural frontier unlike any other?

Speakers

Moderator

Jane Wells
Special Correspondent, CNBC

Speakers

Chad Anderson
CEO, Space Angels

Steve Isakowitz
President and CEO, The Aerospace Corporation

Jennifer Lopez
Commercial Innovation Technology Lead, CASIS

Will Marshall
Co-Founder and CEO, Planet

Philip McAlister
Director of Commercial Spaceflight Development, NASA

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