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Posts about the International Space Development Conference

Additional Keynote Meal Speakers Announced for ISDC

We are pleased to announce that the following individuals have been confirmed as featured meal speakers for the 2012 International Space Development Conference later this month: Mark Sirangelo, Chairman, Sierra Nevada Space Systems, as the Keynote Speaker at the 25th … Continue reading

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Video Interview of NSS Executive Director Paul E. Damphousse

Moonandback Media has released a 2-part video interview of NSS Executive Director Paul E. Damphousse about his background, NSS goals, and the upsoming International Space Development Conference (ISDC) in Washington DC later this month. Part 1 (6 minutes) about Paul’s … Continue reading

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Planetary Resources' Eric Anderson Keynote Luncheon Speaker at ISDC 2012

The National Space Society (NSS) is pleased to announce that Eric Anderson, the Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of newly-announced Planetary Resources, will be the keynote speaker for the opening luncheon at this year’s International Space Development Conference (ISDC), being held at … Continue reading

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NASA Administrator Bolden, Deputy Administrator Garver Announced as Keynote Speakers at ISDC 2012

The National Space Society is pleased to announce NASA Administrator Charles Bolden as the Keynote speaker for the Opening Plenary Session at this year’s International Space Development Conference (ISDC), being held at the Grand Hyatt Washington (DC) Hotel May 25th. … Continue reading

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Greason Announced as Keynote Speaker for Saturday Dinner at ISDC 2012

The International Space Development Conference (ISDC) 2012 Planning Committee is pleased to announce Jeff Greason, President and Co-Founder of XCOR Aerospace, as the Keynote Speaker at the Saturday Dinner on May 26th. The dinner will be held in the Independence … Continue reading

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John Glenn and Scott Carpenter Featured Guests for NSS 25th Anniversary Gala

The National Space Society is pleased to announce that Project Mercury astronauts, Senator John Glenn and Commander Scott Carpenter, will be the featured guests at the Society’s annual Governors’ Dinner and Gala being held at the National Air and Space … Continue reading

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International Space Solar Power Symposium Videos Now Online

Videos from the 2011 International Space Solar Power Symposium are the latest addition to the Space Solar Power Library on the National Space Society website. Space Solar Power: The First International Assessment of Opportunities, Issues, and Potential Pathways Forward John … Continue reading

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ISDC 2011 Video Presentation – Paul Spudis

Dr. Paul Spudis: Cislunar Space – The Next Frontier. Dr. Spudis, of the Lunar and Planetary Institute in Huston, was presented the 2011 NSS Space Pioneer Award for Scientific and Engineering Paper for his paper on “Mission and Implementation of … Continue reading

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ISDC 2011 – Flight System Development Forum

ISDC conference report by Dave Fischer This is the first of two articles about the NASA Heavy Lift Vehicle program mandated by Congress. Dan Dumbacher, Director of Engineering (NASA HQ) Todd May, Associate Director, Technical (NASA MSFC) Garry Lyles, Associate … Continue reading

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ISDC 2011 Video Presentations

Presentations from the 2011 NSS International Space Development Conference in Huntsville, Alabama. Jeff Greason, President of XCOR Aerospace. Keynote Address at the Awards Banquet: A Settlement Strategy for NASA. This talk is widely regarded as a major statement in the … Continue reading

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