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NEW ERA IN SPACE FEATURING SEC COMMERCE ROSS AND REP LAMAR SMITH (HUDSON INST), July 24, 2018, DC, 11:30 – 3:45 pm ET

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The Hudson Institute will hold the next in its series of events about the New Era in Space on July 24, 2018 at its offices at 1201 New Hampshire Ave., NW, Suite 400, Washington, DC from 11:30 am – 3:45 pm ET.

Among the speakers are Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX), chairman of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee.  The discussion will focus on how Congress and the Executive Branch are working together to reshape the legal environment for commercial use of outer space.

Speakers are:

  • Wilbur Ross, Secretary of Commerce
  • Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX), Chairman, House Science, Space, and Technology Committee
  • Earl Comstock, Director, Office of Policy and Strategic Planning, Dept. of Commerce
  • Ian Steff, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Manufacturing and Acting Assistant Secretary for Global Markets and Director General of the United States and Foreign Commercial Service
  • Steve Volz, Assistant Administrator for Satellite and Information Services, NOAA, Dept. of Commerce
  • James Uthmeier, Senior Advisor and Regulatory Reform Officer, Office of the  Secretary of Commerce, Dept. of Commerce
  • Brandt Pasco, Adjunct Fellow, Hudson Institute

More information and the agenda are on the event’s website.

The event will be livestreamed.

Details

Date:
July 24, 2018
Time:
11:30 am - 11:00 pm