SPI In The News

SPI and USRA Co-host “Return to the Moon: A Partnership of Government, Academia and Industry.”

March 29, 2018

The Space Policy Institute and Universities Space Research Association co-hosted their annual conference on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018.

SPI Graduate Students Appointed to SGAC Team

December 14, 2017

Two of our students have been appointed to positions with the Space Generation Advisory Council. Chris Beauregard will manage the SGx Conference in March, and Cody Knipfer is the new Strategic Communications Lead. 

First Meeting of the National Space Council

October 10, 2017

The National Space Council held its first meeting last thursday at the National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, in front of Space Shuttle Discovery.

Pace and Logsdon in 'The Age of Aerospace'

September 11, 2017

Dr. Pace and Dr. Logsdon will be appearing in the first episode of the new season of The Age of Aerospace. Worth a watch! Below is more information:

Dr. Henry Hertzfeld Cited in Forbes

July 26, 2017

Dr. Hertzfeld commented in a Forbes piece on space law titled "Space Laws Need To Balance 'Competing Interests'; Experts Weigh In."

Dr. Henry Hertzfeld Cited in New Scientist

July 13, 2017

Dr. Hertzfeld commented on a recent Moon Express announcement in a New Scientist piece titled "Robotic landers could start mining the moon as early as 2020."

Dr. John Logsdon Cited by CNBC

July 12, 2017

Dr. Logsdon was quoted in the CNBC article titled "How Colorado is trying to cash in on the multibillion-dollar space race."

Dr. John Logsdon Cited by Daily Mail

July 10, 2017

Dr. Logsdon was quoted in the Daily Mail article titled "Trump offers bold space goals, but fills in few details."

Dr. John Logsdon Cited by CBS News

July 07, 2017

Dr. Logsdon was quoted in the CBS News article titled "Vice President Mike Pence vows to make space program great again."

Dr. John Logsdon Cited by Washington Post

July 02, 2017

Dr. Logsdon's comments on the re-establishment of the National Space Council were featured in a Washington Post article titled "President Trump relaunches the National Space Council." His comments were also featured in SpacePolicyOnline, Spaceflight Now, Geekwire, Nature, Motherboard and others.

Chris Beauregard to Represent SGAC as Delegate in IAF Workshop

June 01, 2017

SPI graduate student, Chris Beauregard was nominated to represent the Space Generation Advisory Council and was accepted by the International Astronautical Federation's International Programme/Project Management Committee (IPMC) for the 2017 Young Professional Workshop in Adelaide, Australia.

Recent SPI Activity Featured in IAF Newsletter

May 31, 2017

The Space Policy Institute's recent successes were highlighted in the Members' Corner of the International Astronautical Federation's May newsletter.

Dr. John Logsdon's Books Highlighted by NASA for JFK's 100th Birthday Celebration

May 29, 2017

Excerpts from Dr. Logsdon's extensive research and writings on John F. Kennedy and the space program were highlighted by NASA and featured by Space.com and UPI.

Dr. Pace Featured on The Space Show

May 26, 2017

Dr. Pace was welcomed by The Space Show for an 82-minute discussion on U.S. space policy, past, present, and future. The broadcast includes discussion of the Senate Commerce Committee hearings on the OST, property rights, privatization vs. commercial development, global commons and more.

Dr. Henry Hertzfeld Cited in Wall Street Journal

May 19, 2017

Dr. Hertzfeld commented on the original intentions of the Outer Space Treaty in a WSJ piece titled "Who's in Charge of Outer Space?"