Featured Speakers and Guests


Andy Aldrin

Andy Aldrin

President , Moon Express
James Armor

James Armor

Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, ATK
Jason Crusan

Jason Crusan

Director, Advanced Exploration Systems Division, NASA Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate
Art Dula

Art Dula

Chairman and Founder, Excalibur Almaz
Donna Edwards

Donna Edwards

Congresswoman, United States Congress - Maryland 4th
Jeff Feige

Jeff Feige

Orbital Outfitters
Jeff Greason

Jeff Greason

CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors, XCOR Aerospace
Steve Jurvetson

Steve Jurvetson

Managing Director, Draper Fisher Jurvetson
Michael Lopez-Alegria

Michael Lopez-Alegria

President, Commercial Spaceflight Federation
George Nield

George Nield

Associate Administrator, Federal Aviation Administration Office of Commercial Space Transportation
Bob Richards

Bob Richards

Co-Founder & CEO, Moon Express, Inc.
Gwynne Shotwell

Gwynne Shotwell

President & COO, Space Exploration Technologies
Alan Stern

Alan Stern

Chief Scientist, World View
Dr. Simon P. Worden

Dr. Simon P. Worden

Director, NASA Ames Research Center


Honored Speakers and Guests


Kirsten Armstrong

Kirsten Armstrong

Program Manager, The Tauri Group
Deepak Atyam

Deepak Atyam

President, SEDS at University of California, San Diego
David Barnhart

David Barnhart

Program Manager, DARPA Phoenix
J. Douglas Beason

J. Douglas Beason

Senior VP for Special Programs, Universities Space Research Association
Joel Carnes

Joel Carnes

VP Operations, XPRIZE
Joe Carroll

Joe Carroll

President, Tether Applications, Inc.
Sean Casey

Sean Casey

Co-Founder, Silicon Valley Space Center's Moffett Federal Airfield Alliance
Tim Craine

Tim Craine

Head of Space Commerce Development, Cavendish Trust
Richard David

Richard David

Co-Founder, CEO, Editor-in-Chief, NewSpace Global
Jason Dunn

Jason Dunn

Co-Founder and CTO, Made in Space
Esther Dyson

Esther Dyson

Chairman, EDventure Holdings
Paul Fuller

Paul Fuller

Treasurer, Space Frontier Foundation
Jeff Garzik

Jeff Garzik

CEO, Dunvegan Space Systems
Patti Grace Smith

Patti Grace Smith

Aerospace Consultant, Patti Grace Smith Consulting
Craig Gravelle

Craig Gravelle

Senior Director of Business Development, Sierra Nevada Corporation
Jennifer Gustetic

Jennifer Gustetic

Prizes and Challenges Program Executive, Office of the Chief Technologist, NASA Headquarters
Buckner Hightower

Buckner Hightower

Trustee, Robert A. Heinlein Prize Trust
John Hollar

John Hollar

President and CEO, Computer Science Museum
Robert Hoyt

Robert Hoyt

CEO and Chief Scientist, Tethers Unlimited
Sagi Kfir

Sagi Kfir

Corporate Counsel, Deep Space Industries
Ofer Lapid

Ofer Lapid

Program Manager, Weizmann Institute of Science
Alan Lindenmoyer

Alan Lindenmoyer

Manager, Commercial Crew & Cargo Program, NASA
Jer-Chyi Liou

Jer-Chyi Liou

Chief Scientist for Orbital Debris, NASA Orbital Debris Program Office
Sean Mahoney

Sean Mahoney

Chief Executive Officer, Masten Space Systems
David Masten

David Masten

Chief Technology Officer and Chairman, Masten Space Systems
Charles Miller

Charles Miller

President & Owner, NexGen Space LLC
Daniel Mosqueda

Daniel Mosqueda

Director, Air Force Programs, Universities Space Research Association
James Muncy

James Muncy

Co-Founder, Space Frontier Foundation
Thomas Andrew Olson

Thomas Andrew Olson

Exodus Consulting Group
Larry Osborn

Larry Osborn

EVP & Chief Strategy Officer, DreamHammer, Inc.
Bruce Pittman

Bruce Pittman

Flight Projects Director, NASA Ames Space Portal
Richard Pournelle

Richard Pournelle

Senior Vice-President of Business Development, Nanoracks
Jordi Puig-Suari

Jordi Puig-Suari

Professor, Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo
James Pura

James Pura

President, Space Frontier Foundation
Dave Blakely

Dave Blakely

Senior Director, IDEO
Andrew Barton

Andrew Barton

Technical Director GLXP, XPRIZE Foundation
James Reuther

James Reuther

Deputy Associate Administrator for Programs , NASA Space Technology Mission Directorate
Brian Rieger

Brian Rieger

Co-Founder, Infinity Aerospace
Alex Saltman

Alex Saltman

Dr., Commercial SpaceFlight Federation
Matthew Schaefer

Matthew Schaefer

Professor of Law and Director of Space & Telecom Law Program, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Manu Sharma

Manu Sharma

Co-Founder, Designer, Engineer, Infinity Aerospace
Berin Szoka

Berin Szoka

President, TechFreedom
Rick Tumlinson

Rick Tumlinson

Co-Founder, Space Frontier Foundation
Bob Werb

Bob Werb

Co-Founder, Space Frontier Foundation