Opportunities and Benefits in Space Resources Utilization

When: Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT

Where: Virtual

Secure World Foundation and the Agência Espacial Brasileira (AEB) hosted on August 19, 2020 a webinar on the topic of “Opportunities and Benefits in Space Resources Utilization.

(Webinar content begins at 10:45 minutes into the recording)

Government space agencies and private companies around the world have already started research into, and demonstration projects around, the necessary technologies to explore celestial bodies and use the resources found on those bodies. Accessing these resources will require cooperation between industry and governments both inside of the space sector and outside of it, to ensure sustainable activities that provide benefit to all countries. 


  • Kyle Acierno – Vice President of Global Sales and Strategy at ispace, inc
  • Mike Gold – Acting Associate Administrator, NASA's Office of International and Interagency Relations
  • Joseph Mousel – Policy Officer – SpaceResources.lu, Luxembourg Space Agency
  • Julio Nery – Director of Sustainability and Regulatory Affairs, Brazilian Mining Association (IBRAM)


  • Ian Christensen – Director of Private Sector Programs, Secure World Foundation
  • Paulo Vasconcellos – Director Space Transportation and Licensing, Brazilian Space Agency


 Please contact SWF Director of Private Sector Programs, Mr. Ian Christensen for more information


Last updated on August 24, 2020