Press Releases

01/20/2011
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 20, 2011) -- COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 20, 2011) -- Contributing a perspective on the Japanese space program at the 27th National Space Symposium, will be featured speaker Hirofumi Katase, deputy secretary-general for the Cabinet Secretariat, Secretariat Headquarters for Space Policy, Government of Japan.The 27th National Space Symposium is the premier gathering...
07/13/2010
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jul. 13, 2010) -- The U.S.-based Space Foundation and the UK-based Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI) are co-sponsoring a lecture on July 22 at RUSI's Whitehall headquarters in London offering " Perspectives on the Military Use of Space." The event is being held during the July 19-25 Farnborough International Airshow (FIA) in nearby...
06/01/2010
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jun. 2, 2010) -- Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot H. Pulham will discuss the state of the global space economy at a press briefing next week at the International Aerospace Exhibition( ILA) 2010 Berlin-Brandenburg in Berlin, Germany:Date: 10 June 2010 (ILA SPACE DAY) Time: 1600 - 1700 hrs. (4:00 - 5:00 p.m.) Berlin Time Location: Press Conference Room B,...
04/10/2010
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 10, 2010) -- China has amazed the global space community with its rapid advancement as a space leader, becoming only the third nation with capability to independently put a human into space. Two representatives of China's human spaceflight program will be featured at the 26th National Space Symposium, which starts Monday at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs,...
03/23/2010
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Mar. 24, 2010) -- As the space industry becomes more international and more diversified, it reaches into more segments of the economy and has more impact on the overall information infrastructure and financial climate. A high-level panel of space leaders and economic experts will address this natural outcome of an evolving business sector at the 26th National Space...
03/22/2010
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Mar. 22, 2010) -- Eleven students representing eleven different nations are spending two weeks in Colorado Springs working on one of the rarest college degrees you can get: an Executive Master of Business Administration focused on the space industry.Offered by the International Space University (ISU), based in Strasbourg, France, the new Executive MBA is a hybrid between...
09/17/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Sep. 17, 2009) -- Some of the solutions to many developing nations' social and economic woes might just come from the most unlikely place - outer space.The Colorado Springs-based Space Foundation said in a white paper released this week that the ability of space-based technology to overcome infrastructure and access issues might help solve previously insurmountable...
03/27/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Mar. 27, 2009) -- China's Shenzhou 7 Manned Space Flight Team, which packed a number of "firsts" for the Chinese space program into a single mission, will receive the 2009 Space Achievement Award from the Space Foundation on March 30 during the opening ceremony of the 25th National Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colo.A delegation from China led by Dr. Zhou Jianping...
03/03/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Mar. 3, 2009) -- The exploration, development and use of space is an increasingly international activity. To date, nine countries operate spaceports, more than 50 countries own or have partial ownership in satellites - and citizens of 39 nations have traveled in space. Highlighting the growing international nature of space activities, the 25th National Space Symposium...
09/15/2008
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Sep. 15, 2008) -- The Space Foundation has named William Van Rensalier Parker as Special Adviser for International Affairs.  Parker will advise Foundation leadership on international matters and work in developing new relationships and opportunities with global companies and organizations. His broad experience in Europe, Asia, Africa, and Washington, D.C., brings a...

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