Featured Speakers and Guests


Jim Ball

Jim Ball

Program Manager for Spaceport Development, NASA KSC
Robert Cabana

Robert Cabana

Director, NASA KSC

Preston Carter

Preston Carter

Director, NASA's Gamechanging Technologies Division
Sean Casey

Sean Casey

Co-Founder, Silicon Valley Space Center

Hoyt Davidson

Hoyt Davidson

Founder and Managing Partner, Near Earth LLC
Esther Dyson

Esther Dyson

Chair, EDventure Holdings

Lori Garver

Lori Garver

Deputy Administrator, NASA
Steve Goldberg

Steve Goldberg

Partner, Venrock

Arthur (Gene) Goldman

Arthur (Gene) Goldman

Deputy Director, NASA Marshall
Steve Jurczyk

Steve Jurczyk

Deputy Director, Langley Research Center

Rebecca Spyke Keiser

Rebecca Spyke Keiser

Associate Deputy Administrator for Policy Integration, NASA
Sean Mahoney

Sean Mahoney

Head of Business Operations, Masten Space Systems

Jeffrey Manber

Jeffrey Manber

Managing Director, NanoRacks, LLC
Paul Martin

Paul Martin

Inspector General, NASA

Charles Miller

Charles Miller

Senior Advisor for Commercial Space, NASA
Clayton Mowry

Clayton Mowry

President, Arianespace Inc.

James A. Muncy

James A. Muncy

Co-founder, Space Frontier Foundation, President, PoliSpace
George Nield

George Nield

Associate Administrator, Commercial Space Transportation, FAA

Tim Pickens

Tim Pickens

Dynetics, Inc.
Garrett Reisman

Garrett Reisman

Astronaut Safety and Mission Assurance, SpaceX

Bob Richards

Bob Richards

Co-Founder & CEO, Moon Express, Inc.
Mark Sirangelo

Mark Sirangelo

Chairman, Sierra Nevada Space Systems

Jess Sponable

Jess Sponable

Chief Engineer of Reusable Boost System, AFRL
Dennis Stone

Dennis Stone

Manager, Program Integration, Commercial Crew and Cargo Program, NASA

Alfred Tadros

Alfred Tadros

VP U.S. Government Solutions, Space Systems Loral
Thomas Taylor

Thomas Taylor

Lunar Transportation Systems, Inc.

Rick Tumlinson

Rick Tumlinson

Co-founder, Space Frontier Foundation, Orbital Outfitters
Henry Vanderbilt

Henry Vanderbilt

Founder, Space Access Society

George Whitesides

George Whitesides

President and CEO, Virgin Galactic
Simon (Pete) Worden

Simon (Pete) Worden

Director, NASA Ames Research Center

Michael Wright, PhD

Michael Wright, PhD

Senior Research Scientist, NASA Ames


Honored Speakers and Guests


Brad Bailey

Brad Bailey

Senior Scientist, NASA Lunar Science Institute
Gary Barnhard

Gary Barnhard

National Space Society

Brad R. Blair

Brad R. Blair

Mining Engineer and Mineral Economist, Space Studies Institute
Joe Carroll

Joe Carroll

Tether Applications, Inc

Webster Cash

Webster Cash

Professor, University of Colorado, New Worlds Observer
Marc M. Cohen

Marc M. Cohen

Architect P.C., Astrotecture

Ken Davidian

Ken Davidian

Director of Research , FAA Office of Commercial Space Transportation (AST)
James Downey

James Downey

Technical Manager, Microgravity Materials Research Program, NASA MSFC

Rick Hanton

Rick Hanton

Students for the Exploration and Development of Space (SEDS-USA)
Dr. John Hogan

Dr. John Hogan

Advanced Life Support Systems, NASA Ames Space Bioengineering

Diana Hoyt

Diana Hoyt

Manager, Innovative and Strategic Patnerships, NASA Office of the Chief Technologist
Brent Jett

Brent Jett

Deputy Manager, Commercial Crew Program, NASA

John Karcz

John Karcz

NASA Ames
Amaresh Kollipara

Amaresh Kollipara

Co-founder & Managing Partner, Earth2Orbit LLC

Michael Laine

Michael Laine

International Space University
Taber MacCallum

Taber MacCallum

Co-Founder, Paragon Space Systems

Douglas Maclise

Douglas Maclise

Manager, Commercial Reusable Suborbital Research Program, NASA
Xander Mahony

Xander Mahony

Investment Professional, Draper Fisher Jurvetson

Gary Martin

Gary Martin

Director, Code V, NASA Ames
Chris McKay

Chris McKay

Planetary Scientist, Space Science Division, NASA Ames

Khaki McKee

Khaki McKee

Program Manager, XCOR Aerospace
Tiffany Montague

Tiffany Montague

Director of Space Initiatives, Google Inc.

David Morrison

David Morrison

Senior Scientist, NASA Astrobiology Institute, NASA Ames Research Center
Leah Ott

Leah Ott

Researcher and Intern Program Manager, Excalibur Almaz USA

Bruce Pittman

Bruce Pittman

Flight Projects Director, NASA Ames Space Portal
Will Pomerantz

Will Pomerantz

Vice President, Virgin Galactic

James Pura

James Pura

Advocate Coordinator, Space Frontier Foundation
Dan Rasky

Dan Rasky

Director, NASA Ames Space Portal

John Ringo

John Ringo

Author, "Live Free or Die" (Troy Rising)
Brice Russ

Brice Russ

Assistant Director, Yuri's Night

Kyle Schember

Kyle Schember

Co-Founder and CEO, Subtractive Inc. / INSpace Productions
Irene Schneider

Irene Schneider

CEO & Founder, Ihrenes Space Enterprises

Rand Simberg

Rand Simberg

Author, Engineer, Aerospace Consultant
Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith

Branch Chief, Radiation & Space Biotechnologies, NASA Ames

John Spencer

John Spencer

Founder and President, Space Tourism Society
Ryan Stuit

Ryan Stuit

Co-Founder and Creative Director , Subtractive Inc. / INSpace Productions

Gerard "Jake" Szatkowski, PhD

Gerard "Jake" Szatkowski, PhD

SmallSat Project Manager, United Launch Alliance
My-Linh Truong

My-Linh Truong

Space Frontier Foundation

Max Vozoff

Max Vozoff

Vice President of Business Development, Innovative Space Propulsion Systems
Erika Wagner

Erika Wagner

Senior Director, Exploration Prize Development, X PRIZE Foundation