Space Foundation Press Releases
Apply Now to Attend Space Generation Fusion Forum 2014
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 13, 2014) – The Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) is accepting applications until March 30 to attend the Space Generation Fusion Forum 2014, a U.S. space event for select university students and young professionals from around the world.
The Fusion Forum will take place May 18 and 19 at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo., USA, and will be held in conjunction with the Space Foundation’s 30th Space Symposium.
Fusion Forum participation is limited to a group of up to 50 top young adults chosen from international applicants representing government, industry and academia.
Fusion Forum’s interactive panel discussions, moderated by international space sector leaders, will cover the perspectives of tomorrow’s space leaders on today’s global space topics. Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in some Space Symposium activities on May 19, including a New Generation reception, the Space Symposium’s opening ceremony and the Boeing Exhibit Center opening.
Apply by March 30 to be chosen for the Space Generation Fusion Forum 2014 at www.spacegenerationfusionforum.org.
See more about the 30th Space Symposium at www.spacesymposium.org.
Based in Vienna, Austria, SGAC is a non-governmental organization representing students and young space professionals in the space sector to the United Nations, space agencies, industry and academia. SGAC has permanent observer status in the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS), and was conceived at the Third United Nations Conference on the Exploration and Peaceful Uses of Space (UNISPACE-III) in Vienna in 1999. SGAC currently has a network of 5,000 university students and young professionals in the space sector in over 90 countries. For more about SGAC, go to www.spacegeneration.org.
About the Space Foundation
Founded in 1983, the Space Foundation is the foremost advocate for all sectors of space, and is a global, nonprofit leader in space awareness activities, educational programs and major industry events, including the annual Space Symposium, all in support of its mission “to advance space-related endeavors to inspire, enable and propel humanity.” Space Foundation world headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colo., features a public Discovery Center including the El Pomar Space Gallery and the Northrop Grumman Science Center featuring Science On a Sphere®, and is a member of the American Alliance of Museums. The Space Foundation has a field office in Houston, and from its Washington, D.C., office, conducts government affairs, publishes The Space Report: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity and provides three indexes that track daily U.S. stock market performance of the space industry. Through its Space Certification™ and Space Technology Hall of Fame® programs, the Space Foundation recognizes space-based technologies and innovations that have been adapted to improve life on Earth. Visit www.SpaceFoundation.org, follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, and read our e-newsletter Space Watch.
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