Laura Delgado López, 2011 SPI alumnus currently working as a policy analyst at the NASA Science Mission Directorate offered an interview for Elliott School Graduate Admissions. Ms. López discussed her career path and offered advice for current Elliott School graduate students. For more, find the interview here.
Dr. Herzfeld participated in a podcast interview on the topic of space resource utilization with Dr. James A. Vedda, SPI alumnus, working with the Aerospace Corporation. The podcast will be aired on Tuesday, April 28th at 1:00 PM EST, and can be accessed here.
Dr. Hertzfeld was quoted in the CNN Business news article titled “Adidas launches footwear research into space so it can make better sneakers.”
Tuesday, February 25th, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Elliott School of International Affairs, Room 505
Building on the success of the previous Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) Space Cooperation and Diplomacy panels, we are delighted to announce our third panel, in partnership with the Space Policy Institute, on Emerging Issues in Space Governance. This event featured a panel of diplomats and government officials from the United States, Japan, Luxembourg, and Brazil.
Masami Onoda, D.C. Office Director, JAXA
Josef Koller, Systems Director, The Aerospace Corporation
H.E. Ambassador Gaston Stronck, Luxembourg Embassy to the United States
Lauro Beltrão, Science, Technology and Innovation, Brazilian Embassy to the U.S.
Dr. John Klein authored a commentary piece titled “The Creation of a U.S. Space Force: It’s Only the End of the Beginning”, which was published in the Texas National Security Review. The article discusses the creation of the U.S. Space Force and the next steps in space operations.
Dr. Ehrenfreund will receive the Jean Dominique Cassini Medal, announced the European Geosciences Union. The awards ceremony will take place on 3-8 May 2020 in Vienna on the occasion of the EGU 2020 General Assembly. The prestigious award will honor Dr. Ehrenfreund for their important contribution to the Earth, planetary and space sciences.
Dr. Paikowsky, visiting researcher of the Space Policy Institute at the George Washington University, was appointed Vice President of the International Astronautical Federation.
Dr. Logsdon was quoted in the Politico Space news article titled “New legislation seeks to give NASA more contracting power.”
Luc Riesbeck was quoted in the Forbes news article titled “SpaceX’s Application For 30,000 Extra Starlink Satellites Highlights Concerns About Regulation.”
Dr. Logsdon was quoted in the Politico Space news article titled “Licensing spacecraft for the future.”