Speakers

2019 Confirmed To Date

SPEAKER

Ane Aanesland

President and CEO

ThrustMe

SPEAKER

Brent Abbott

CEO for North America

AAC Microtec/Clyde Space

MODERATOR

Dr. Eric Anderson

President

And One Technologies

Workshop Leader

Natalya Bailey

CEO

Accion Systems

SPEAKER

Payam Banazadeh

CEO & Co-Founder

Capella Space

SPEAKER

Dr. David Barnhart

Director, R&D, Military Space

Lockheed Martin Space

SPEAKER

Brian Barritt

Technical Lead / Manager, Loon

X (formerly Google X)

MODERATOR

Chris Baugh

President

NSR - Northern Sky Research

SPEAKER

Sami BenAmor

Director of Marketing

Thales Alenia Space

SPEAKER

Mike Bergen

Director of Partnerships and Alliances

Orbital Insight

SPEAKER

Anita Bernie

KISPE Space Systems Ltd

WORKSHOP LEADER

William Jefferson Black

Managing Director & Publisher

Finance Information Group

SPEAKER

Devin Brande

Director of Advanced Programs

Orbital Insight

SPEAKER

Mark Brady

Managing Partner

Clarke Belt 2.0

SPEAKER

Jim Cantrell

Co-Founder and CEO

Vector Space Systems

SPEAKER

Alessandro Caranci

Senior Vice President Line of Business Satellite Communications

Telespazio

MODERATOR

Phil Carrai

President

Kratos

MODERATOR

Dan Ceperley

Founder & CEO

LeoLabs

SPEAKER

Dr. Bruce Chesley

Senior Director, Strategy, Space and Missile Systems Defense, Space & Security

Boeing

SPEAKER

Mike Collett

Managing Partner

Promus Ventures

SPEAKER

Erik Daehler

Director of Commercial Business Development

Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company

SPEAKER

Tahara Dawkins

Director, Commercial Remote Sensing, Regulatory Affairs Office

NOAA - National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration

SPEAKER

Shahin Farshchi

Partner

Lux Capital

SPEAKER

Chuck Finley

Technical Director

USAF - Space Rapid Capabilities Office

SPEAKER

Nick Flitterman

Managing Director

Portland Advisors

SPEAKER

Yoel Gat

CEO

SatixFy

SPEAKER

John Gedmark

Founder and CEO

Astranis

SPEAKER

Luis Gomes

Commercial Director

Surrey Satellite Technology Limited

SPEAKER

Stella Guillen

Vice President Sales and Marketing

Arianespace Inc.

SPEAKER

Richard Hadsall

Vice President of Global Network Operations

Kymeta

SPEAKER

Dr. Shay Har-Noy

VP and General Manager

DigitalGlobe

SPEAKER

Dan Hart

President and CEO

Virgin Orbit

MODERATOR

David Hartshorn

CEO

Geeks Without Frontiers

SPEAKER

David Helfgott

President & CEO

Phasor Inc.

SPEAKER

Alexander Herz

President & CEO

Orbit Logic Incorporated

SPEAKER

Jonathan Hofeller

Vice President of Commercial Sales

SpaceX

SPEAKER

Steve Jurczyk

Associate Administrator

NASA Headquarters

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Steve Jurvetson

Co-Founder

Future Ventures and DFJ

MODERATOR

Steve Kaufman

Partner

Hogan Lovells

MODERATOR

Adam Keith

Managing Director

SpaceEo Advisory

SPEAKER

Ann Kim

Director, Frontier Technology

Silicon Valley Bank

SPEAKER

Dr. Brad King

CEO

Orbion Space Technology

SPEAKER

Drew Klein

Director of International Business Development

C-COM Satellite Systems

SPEAKER

Josef Koller

Systems Director

Center for Space Policy and Strategy

SPEAKER

Andrew M Kwas

Engineering and Technology Strategist

Northrop Grumman Corp.

SPEAKER

Dr. Wiley Larson

Teaching Science and Technology Inc

SPEAKER

Wallis Laughrey

Vice President, Space Systems

Raytheon

SPEAKER

Ryan Lewis

Vice President & Deputy Director

CosmiQ Works, an In-Q-Tel Lab

MODERATOR

Tony Lin

Counsel

Hogan Lovells

SPEAKER

Christopher Loghry

Business Development Manager

Moog

SPEAKER

Dr. Tom Markusic

CEO

Firefly Space Systems

SPEAKER

Stuart Martin

CEO

Catapult

SPEAKER

Barry Matsumori

CEO

BridgeSat

SPEAKER

Jeanne Medvedeva

Commercial Director

ECM Launch Services

MODERATOR

Catherine Melquist

President

Mobile Satellite Users Association

MODERATOR

Bill Milroy

Chairman and Chief Technology Officer

ThinKom Solutions, Inc.

SPEAKER

Katherine Monson

Head of KSAT USA

KSAT (Kongsberg Satellite Services)

MODERATOR

Peter Nesgos

Partner

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy

SPEAKER

Dan Nevius

Co-Founder and CEO

Analytical Space

SPEAKER

Janet Nickloy

Vice President of Strategic Initiatives

Harris Corporation

SPEAKER

Don Osborne

CEO

Urthecast

WORKSHOP LEADER

John Paffett

Managing Director

KISPE Ltd

MODERATOR

Bruce Pittman

Chief System Engineer

NASA Ames Research Center

WORKSHOP LEADER

Dr. Gregory Pradels

Space SME Advisor

Aerospace Valley

MODERATOR

Chris Quilty

President

Quilty Analytics

SPEAKER

Dr. Giulio Ranzo

CEO

Avio

SPEAKER

Dr. Alexander Reissner

CEO and Founder

Enpulsion

SPEAKER

Don Richardson

President

MIL-SAT Global Communications

SPEAKER

Bert Sadtler

Founder and President

Boxwood Strategies

SPEAKER

Mike Safyan

Senior Director, Launch and Global Ground Station Networks

Planet

SPEAKER

Dr. Alex Saltman

Chief Operating Officer

GeoOptics

SPEAKER

Gurpartap "GP" Sandhoo

Superintendent, Spacecraft Engineering Department

U.S. Naval Research Laboratory

SPEAKER

Bradley Schneider

Executive VP

Rocket Lab

SPEAKER

Rob Schwarz

Chief Technology Officer

SSL, a Maxar Technology

MODERATOR

Randy Segal

Partner

Hogan Lovells

SPEAKER

Alexander Serkin

CEO

GK Launch Services

SPEAKER

M. Umair Siddiqui

Chief Scientist

Phase Four

MODERATOR

Todd Simon

Founder

Geospatial Alpha

MODERATOR

Chris Stott

Chair & CEO

ManSat

MODERATOR

Tom Stroup

President

SIA - Satellite Industry Association

SPEAKER

Dr. Paul Struhsaker

Chief Technology Officer

Carnegie Labs

WORKSHOP LEADER

Dr. Joe Thurgood

Vice President Corporate Development and Marketing

Hera Systems

SPEAKER

Miguel Valero

Managing Partner and Co-Founder

Détente

SPEAKER

Alexandre Vallet

Chief, Space Services Department

ITU Radiocommunication Bureau

SPEAKER

Dr. Peter Van Wirt

Teaching Science and Technology Inc

SPEAKER

Ric VanderMueler

Vice President, Space and Satellite Broadband

Viasat

SPEAKER

Dr. Bert Vermeire

CTO

Space Micro

SPEAKER

Dr. Marco Villa

President & COO

Tyvak Nano-Satellite Systems

SPEAKER

Brian Weimer

Corporate Partner

Sheppard Mullin

SPEAKER

Tony Wilkey

Senior Vice President

AvL Technologies

MODERATOR

Louis Zacharilla

Director of innovation and Development

SSPI

MODERATOR

Dr. Spencer Ziegler

CEO

SCISYS

SPEAKER

Robert Zitz

Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer

SSL Government Systems