Space Foundation Press Releases

Early bird deadline approaching

Written by: Space Foundation Editorial Team

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jul. 19, 2004) — Register now to save $125 at Strategic Space 2004 and attend presentations with many national security space luminaries and key industry leaders who have already confirmed their participation. Strategic Space, scheduled 5-7 October at Omaha’s Qwest Convention Center and Arena, promises to be even bigger and better than last year’s sold-out event. Both the $475 industry and $325 government registration rates include admission to general sessions, more than 8,000-sq. ft. of exhibits, two breakfasts, several receptions and one ticket to each dining event: a networking luncheon and dessert, exhibit hall buffet luncheon, and closing dinner. To take advantage of the special early-bird rate and save $125, register by Friday, July 23, 2004, at or by calling the Space Foundation at 1-800-691-4000. A comprehensive speaker list, program agenda, sponsors and exhibitors are also available on the conference Web site. Don’t miss these key speakers already confirmed to participate: The Honorable Newt Gingrich, chief executive officer of The Gingrich Group; Gen Lance W. Lord, USAF, Commander, Air Force Space Command; Lt Gen Thomas B. Goslin, Jr., USAF, Deputy Commander, United States Strategic Command; the Honorable Robert S. Walker, chairman, Wexler & Walker Public Policy Associates; Gen Thomas S. Moorman, Jr., USAF (Retired), vice president, Booz Allen Hamilton; Maj Gen Michael A. Hamel, USAF, Commander, 14th Air Force, Air Force Space Command & Commander, Space Air Forces, United States Strategic Command; LTG Larry J. Dodgen, USA, United States Army Space & Missile Defense Command and many other national security space luminaries. In response to the overwhelming interest emerging from the inaugural event in 2003, this year’s conference features an expanded interactive program addressing the full spectrum of missions of U.S. Strategic Command and an all-new sold-out exhibit hall featuring the latest in technologies, systems and solutions supporting the Command. Strategic Space 2004 is presented in support of United States Strategic Command by the Space Foundation and Space News. The conference is designed to further the relationship between senior leadership of the Command, component and supported commands, the aerospace contractor community, federal officials and other civic leaders. The Space Foundation is a national non-profit organization, which advances and supports civil, commercial and national security space endeavors and educational excellence. For more information, visit Space News is the premier business-to-business international news weekly dedicated entirely to the commercial and military space and satellite communications’ businesses. For more information, visit Alternative media contact: Jim Banke, Director of Communications [email protected] or 321-698-0591 (cell)