Space Business Forum: New York

Written by: Space Foundation Editorial Team

The Space Foundation, along with key board members in the financial industry, has created a compelling event focused exclusively on the needs of the New York investment, finance, and analyst communities. The inaugural Space Business Forum: New York is a forum for Wall Street analysts, investment bankers, institutional advisors, and high-risk insurers to engage in a meaningful dialogue with industry leaders about aerospace and defense financing and investment opportunities emerging from new commercial space ventures and established space-related businesses.

Space Business Forum: New York is a one-day, exclusive event scheduled on Wednesday, June 18, 2008, at the Hilton New York Hotel in New York City. Distinguished panelists and featured speakers include leaders from the global aerospace industry, the international finance and investment communities, media, government, and other sectors that play a significant role in the $251 billion space economy.

The Honorable Newt Gingrich, former speaker of the House of Representatives and chairman of the Gingrich Group, is confirmed as the featured luncheon speaker. He will share his unique insights on the critical issues currently facing the aerospace industry.

A full list of confirmed speakers, a preliminary agenda, frequent updates, and online registration are available at Please note that seats are limited.

This article is part of Space Watch: May 2008 (Volume: 7, Issue: 5).

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