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31st Space Symposium Begins!

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The Space Foundation’s 31st Space Symposium opening ceremony featured the presentation of top space awards including:

  • Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award to June Scobee Rodgers
  • Douglas S. Morrow Public Outreach Award to the NASA/Industry EFT-1 Team
  • Space Achievement Award to X-37B OTV Team
  • John L. “Jack” Swigert, Jr., Award for Space Exploration to Rosetta Comet Team

The Space Symposium runs April 13-16 at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colo., welcoming thousands of space professionals and leaders from around the world.

Track all of the activities online at, and download the new Space Symposium app at

Follow the 31st #SpaceSymposium conversation on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @SpaceFoundation #31SS, And see photos from the week here.

Thank you to our co-sponsors!
a.i. solutionsAerojet RocketdyneAirbus Defence & SpaceAnalytical Graphics, Inc. (AGI); Arianespace, Inc.Artel LLCASRC FederalBall Aerospace & Technologies Corp.The Boeing CompanyBooz Allen HamiltonBraxton Science and Technology GroupCobhamColorado Space CoalitionDefense OneDestination ImaginationDyneticsEl Pomar FoundationEuroconsultExelisFedExFisher Space PenHolland & HartInmarsatIntelsat General CorporationK2 Communications & Giant Screen FilmsLockheed Martin Space Systems CoMaui Economic Development Board (MEDB); Northrop GrummanOrbitalATKPulsed HarmonixRaytheonScitorSecure World FoundationSES Government Solutions; Space Angels Network; Space Florida; Space Generation Advisory Council; SpaceNavSpaceXSpincraftSSLStellar SolutionsSummit Technical Solutions, LLCUnited Launch Alliance (ULA)Zodiac AerospaceAviation WeekSatnews and Space News are media partners.

Pictured: Presentation of the 2015 Douglas S. Morrow Public Outreach Award to the NASA/Industry EFT-1 Team

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