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LAUNCH: THE SPACE ECONOMY (Chamber of Commerce), Dec 3, 2019, DC, 8:30am – 3:00 pm ET

Update, December 2:  The organizers inform us that the event will be livestreamed.

Update December 1:  The list of speakers has changed.  Secretary of Commerce Ross and SecAF Barrett are no longer on the agenda, for example.  Kevin O’Connell, Director of NOAA’s Office of Space Commerce, will represent the Department of Commerce.  Lt. Gen. David Thompson, Vice Commander of Air Force Space Command, will represent the Air Force.  Check the website for the up-to-date list.

Original Entry: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce will hold its 2nd Annual Space Summit, LAUNCH: The Space Economy, on December 3, 2019 from 8:30 am – 3:00 pm ET at its offices at 1615 H Street, NW, Washington, DC.

More information including the agenda and a link to register are on the event’s website.

Among the speakers are:

Thomas J. Donohue, CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Suzanne P. Clark, President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Neil Bradley, Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Christian Zur, Executive Director, Procurement and Space Industry Council, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
The Honorable Barbara Barrett, Secretary, U.S. Air Force
The Honorable Mike Griffin, Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering, U.S. Department of Defense
The Honorable James Morhard, Deputy Administrator, NASA
The Honorable Wilbur Ross, Secretary, U.S. Department of Commerce
Stephen Dickson, Administrator, Federal Aviation Administration
Ajit Pai, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission
Jim Chilton, Senior Vice President, Space and Launch Division, Boeing Defense, Space & Security
Dr. Mary Lynne Dittmar, President and CEO, Coalition for Deep Space Exploration
Charlie Precourt, Vice President and General Manager, Propulsion Systems Division, Northrop Grumman
Dr. Ellen Stofan, John and Adrienne Mars Director, National Air and Space Museum




December 3, 2019
8:30 am - 11:00 pm