Space Policy Perspectives: Geopolitics, Business Drivers, and Cloud Strategies

Event details

Date & Time
September 22, 2021
9:00am - 1:00pm
Eastern Time
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Event details

The George Washington University (GWU), Elliott School of International Affairs Space Policy Institute and the Aerospace Corporation’s Center for Space Policy and Strategy are pleased to host:

Space Policy Perspectives:
Geopolitics, Business Drivers, and Cloud Strategies

Date: September 22, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM EDT
Location: On-line
Event Type: Hybrid

This half-day event will provide attendees with key insights into the changing geopolitical climate, business environment, and technology trends.

9:00am – 9:10am
Welcome remarks

9:10am – 11:00am
Panel 1 New Perspectives on Space Competition and Cooperation
Moderator: Jamie Morin
Panelist 1: Dr. Derek Tournear, Director of the Space Development Agency, US Department of Defense (Confirmed)
Panelist 2: Pam Melroy, Deputy Administrator – NASA) (Confirmed)

11:00am – 11:15am

11:15am to 12:45 pm
Panel 2 The Intersection of Cloud, AI/ML, and Space Policy
Moderator: Scott Pace
Introduction: Stephen Marley and Sheryl Olguin, Aerospace Corporation, preliminary findings from research “Re-engineering Space for the Cloud”  (Confirmed)
Panelist 1: Sarah Mineiro – Senior Director for Space, Anduril Industries, Inc. (Confirmed)
Panelist  2: Hank  Tseu – Director of SW Architecture, OneWeb (Confirmed)
Panelist 3: Daniel Brennan – Sr. Director, Space and ISR Solutions, Oracle National Security

Panelist 4: Lindsay Millard – Principal Director for Space, Office of Under Secretary of Defense (R&E) (Confirmed)

Wrap-up/Closing remarks

Speakers / Guests