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July 23 – 29, 2012 / Vol 31, No 30 / Hawai`i Island, USA

20 Jul 2012, 20:40 UTC
July 23 – 29, 2012 / Vol 31, No 30 / Hawai`i Island, USA
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NewSpace 2012 Brings Disruptive Innovation & Evolutionary Enterprise; AIAA Goes Deep Space to Relaunch America
The Space Frontier Foundation, as well as NewSpace leaders, supporters, investors and activists continue championing ideas for opening the space frontier to human settlement as rapidly as possible at NewSpace 2012: New Profits – New Products – NewSpace on July 26-28 in Santa Clara, California USA. About 60 diverse experts will participate in 25 thought-provoking Panels to discuss topics like Democratizing Space, Space Alternative Architectures and Enabling Sustainable Human Space Access. The US$100,000-first-prize Business Plan Competition will feature 10 finalists including: Digital Solid State Propulsion, with “the first truly throttle-able solid rocket motor”; Nanoly, a nanotech solution enabling long-term non-refrigerated storage of perishable mission-critical medicines; Space Ground Amalgam developing inflatable technologies to enhance satellite capabilities; and Terminal Velocity Aerospace, offering small custom reentry capsules for data and payload return. SpaceX and Space Systems / Loral will host career informational sessions for students, young professionals and job seekers on Thursday and Friday evenings respectively. On Tuesday July 24 The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics will hold a Capitol Hill dialogue, Deep Space: Relaunching American Exceptionalism, moderated by Dr. Scott Pace, Director of the Space Policy ...

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