February 4th, Morning
Working with DARPA's Tactical Technology Office, DISA and others to deliver defence systems and services in a shortened procurement process is an immediate necessity. Given the space boom of new technologies how do companies structure a successful program from concept to funding to access to space. A step by step overview of how to process toward integration of commercial space systems so as to deal successfully with the small satellite demands of the defense forces.
Costs are driving systems to new applications that only smallsat development can exploit in short periods of time. Modular design and flexible software are leading to multiple opportunities.