Press Releases

02/19/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 19, 2013) - The Space Foundation's four-day conference, the 29th National Space Symposium, will bring together top decision makers from around the globe to discuss the most pressing issues facing the space community today.One particularly timely topic will be addressed on April 10, Mission Assurance in a Budget Constrained Environment. Panel participants will discuss...
02/14/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 14, 2013) - Lt. Gen. John E. Hyten, USAF, vice commander, Air Force Space Command, will be the featured speaker at the Space Foundation's Cyber 1.3 conference luncheon, to be held April 8 at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo. The luncheon is co-sponsored by General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems.Cyber 1.3 is a full-day conference that takes place...
02/11/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 11, 2013) - Lt. Gen. Ellen M. Pawlikowski, USAF, commander, Space and Missile Systems Center, Air Force Space Command, will discuss the importance of space to national security at the final luncheon of the Space Foundation's four-day 29th National Space Symposium. The Acquisition Luncheon will be held on Thursday, April 11, at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs...
02/04/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 4, 2013) - Gen. C. Robert Kehler, USAF, commander, U.S. Strategic Command, is this year's featured speaker at the 29th National Space Symposium Corporate Partnership Dinner, co-sponsored by Raytheon. The dinner will be held April 9 at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo.A key event at the annual Space Symposium, the Corporate Partnership Dinner...
01/31/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 31, 2013) - The Space Foundation has promoted Art Ratkewicz to vice president - operations, from his previous position as senior director - operations, effective immediately.His new responsibilities include facilities administration for all Space Foundation locations, including its world headquarters and Space Foundation Visitors Center in Colorado Springs. He also...
01/30/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 30, 2013) - NASA Administrator Charles F. Bolden, Jr., will return to the Space Foundation's annual Space Symposium in 2013 to discuss challenges and opportunities facing his agency's future.This year's 29th National Space Symposium is expected to attract 9,000 participants to The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, April 8-11. The Space Symposium is known for its...
01/25/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 25, 2013) - The Space Foundation's annual Space Symposium is noted for its spectacular opening ceremony and high energy musical performances. The 2013 opening ceremony, sponsored by Northrop Grumman, will live up to that reputation with a performance by the Grammy nominated band Smash Mouth.The opening ceremony on April 8 kicks off the 29th National Space Symposium...
01/18/2013
PASADENA, Calif. (Jan. 16, 2013) - The board of directors of the Space Foundation held its annual meeting today, officially welcoming two new board members and recognizing one board member retirement.The board of directors elected two new members to three-year terms:Wanda M. Austin, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer, The Aerospace Corporation Ronald M. Sega, Ph.D., vice president...
01/04/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 4, 2013) - The Space Foundation is offering a Super Early Bird rate with $500 in savings for industry attendees who register by Jan. 11 for the 29th National Space Symposium.Recognized as the premier gathering of the global space community, the Space Symposium is slated for April 8-11 at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo., with presentations and panels...
12/28/2012
COLORADO SPRINGS (Colo.) Dec. 28, 2012 -- As a New Year's gift - and to offer protection as the AdAmAn Club once again ascends Pikes Peak for New Year's Eve fireworks - the Space Foundation has given both the AdAmAn Club and El Paso Search and Rescue a dozen Survive Outdoors Longer (SOL) Emergency Bivvy protection shelters. The ultralight, ultra-warm SOL Emergency Bivvies, which are made of heat-...

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