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HOT TOPICS IN PUBLIC POLICY: THE SECOND SPACE AGE, July 18, 2018, DC, 5:30-7:30 pm ET (closed to media)

The Government Affairs Industry Network (GAIN), Barnes & Thornburg LLP, and the Aerospace Corporation will hold a seminar on “Hot Topics in Public Policy: The Second Space Age” on July 18, 2018 from 5:30-7:30 pm ET at the offices of Barnes & Thornburg, 1717 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, #500, Washington, DC.

The event’s sponsors make the following declaration:

We have designed this event to fully comply with US Senate Rule 35.1(d)(1), US House Ethics Manual pp. 41-47, and the U.S. Executive Branch Gift Rules regarding the “widely attended event” exception to the gift rules. US Senate and House staff are advised to consult with the US Senate and House Ethics Committee to confirm this analysis. US Executive Branch employees are advised to consult with their agency counsel. State and municipal employees are advised to consult with their agency counsel as to applicable gift rules for their jurisdiction before participating in the event.

This is an informal, off-the-record discussion that is closed to the media.

More information and registration instructions (for those who not excluded!) are on the event’s website.

Speakers are:

  • David Eccles, Deputy Director, Center for Space Policy and Strategy, Aerospace Corp.
  • Tommy Sanford, Executive Director, Commercial Spaceflight Federation
  • Alex MacDonald, Emerging Space Program Executive, NASA



July 18, 2018
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm