New Space Actors: What They Mean for Markets and Government Policies

Date of Event:
March 12th, 2014

Run Time:
15:15 - 16:30

Room Number:
207A

Track:
Military Forum




Across the satellite community, new entrants are emerging as satellite fleet operators, space launch providers, and space services businesses. With these shifts in the existing marketplaces come new questions and innovative approaches to U.S. government regulation, federal partnership and policies, and international space policy. This panel will examine the policy changes being sought by these new entrants, and how the existing players are responding. Which areas of policy and regulation need to change to enable innovation and new space businesses? What are existing players doing to adapt to disruptive market forces?

Moderator:
Mindel de la Torre

Title:
Bureau Chief, International Bureau


Speaker:
Dr. George C. Nield

Title:
Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation


Speaker:
Tim Hughes

Title:
Senior Vice President and General Counsel


Speaker:
Craig Weston, Maj Gen, USAF (Ret.)

Title:
CEO, ViviSat and


Speaker:
Richard DalBello

Title:
Assistant Director, Space and Aeronautics, Office of Science and Technology Policy




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New Space Actors: What They Mean for Markets and Government Policies

Date of Event:
March 12th, 2014

Run Time:
15:15 - 16:30

Room Number:
207A

Track:
Military Forum




Across the satellite community, new entrants are emerging as satellite fleet operators, space launch providers, and space services businesses. With these shifts in the existing marketplaces come new questions and innovative approaches to U.S. government regulation, federal partnership and policies, and international space policy. This panel will examine the policy changes being sought by these new entrants, and how the existing players are responding. Which areas of policy and regulation need to change to enable innovation and new space businesses? What are existing players doing to adapt to disruptive market forces?

Moderator:
Mindel de la Torre

Title:
Bureau Chief, International Bureau


Speaker:
Dr. George C. Nield

Title:
Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation


Speaker:
Tim Hughes

Title:
Senior Vice President and General Counsel


Speaker:
Craig Weston, Maj Gen, USAF (Ret.)

Title:
CEO, ViviSat and


Speaker:
Richard DalBello

Title:
Assistant Director, Space and Aeronautics, Office of Science and Technology Policy




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