Space Policy Challenges Facing the Second Obama Administration

When: Monday, December 3, 2012

Where: 1779 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20036

Secure World Foundation held a luncheon panel discussion on December 3, 2012, from  12 PM to 2 PM on significant space policy challenges facing the second Obama Administration, including civil space funding and Congress, ITAR reform, improving space situational awareness, and improving the overall coordination of U.S. space activities.

Featured Experts:

Ms. Marcia Smith,
Ms. Patricia Cooper, Satellite Industry Association
Mr. Brian Weeden, Secure World Foundation
Dr. Eligar Sadeh, Astroconsulting International

Moderator: Dr. Scott Pace, George Washington University

Dr. Sadeh previewed a new book he edited entitled Space Strategy in the 21st Century.  Published by Routledge as part of their Space Power and Politics series, the book contains articles written by experts who attended the SWF Workshop on National Space Strategy in February, 2010.

An audio recording of the event can be found here. (1 hr 40 min mp3 file)

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Last updated on December 13, 2017