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Saturday, September 2 • 1:15pm - 2:15pm
2017 Space Odyssey

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Humans have continuously inhabited space on the International Space Station for almost 17 years. Companies are currently working to expand human presence in space, from suborbital to orbital and beyond. Learn from different companies across industry and the current and future plans for human spaceflight.

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Sirisha Bandla

Government Affairs, Virgin Galactic

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Michael Bear

Technical Director, BAE Systems
Michael Bear is a Technical Director at BAE Systems in Manassas, Virginia. He over 30 years of experience in the electronics from advanced device reliability and ASIC design through systems architecture. He has served on both the Air Force Scientific Advisory Board and National Academy... Read More →
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Kris Lehnhardt

Assistant Professor, George Washington University
I am a medical doctor who specializes in Emergency Medicine, Aerospace Medicine, and Extreme Environmental Medicine. Talk to me about any human health and/or medicine in space topic!
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Tommy Sanford

Director, Commercial Spaceflight Federation
Tommy Sanford is the Director of the Commercial Spaceflight Federation. Sanford has extensive experience in the aerospace sector including his most recent position at the Space Foundation, where he spent five years as Government Affairs Associate. At the Space Foundation, Tommy was... Read More →

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Stacy Bruss

Director, Event Programming, Museum of Science Fiction
Stacy Bruss, MS, MSIS, is a reference librarian at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). At NIST, she supports all Physical Measurement Laboratory researchers and manages the Innovation Hub, a center with 3-D printers, technology bar, data visualization tools... Read More →

Saturday September 2, 2017 1:15pm - 2:15pm PDT
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