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Speakers Announced for Faga Forum on Space Intelligence

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The Space Foundation is convening a one-day classified conference in the metro Washington, D.C., area. The Faga Forum on Space Intelligence will be held in Chantilly, Va., at Scitor Corporation, an SAIC company, on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016.

Created in response to customer demand, the Faga Forum on Space Intelligence will connect participants with government and industry decision makers versed in national security space and intelligence issues to discuss current challenges, opportunities and solutions.

Featured speakers include:

  • Winston A. Beauchamp, Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force for Space; Director, Principal Department of Defense Space Advisor Staff
  • ADM James O. Ellis, Jr., USN (Ret.), Annenberg Distinguished Fellow, Hoover Institution
  • Martin Faga, former Director, National Reconnaissance Office
  • Dr. Sean Kirkpatrick, Defense Intelligence Officer for Scientific and Technical Intelligence (DIO/STI), Defense Intelligence Agency
  • Travis Langster, Vice President, DoD and Intel Space Business Development, AGI
  • Douglas Loverro, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Space Policy
  • Stephanie O’Sullivan, Principal Deputy Director for National Intelligence
  • Chirag Parikh, Director for Space, National Security Council
  • Betty Sapp, Director, National Reconnaissance Office (NRO)
  • Kay Sears, President, Intelsat General Corp.

Seating will be limited, and U.S. citizenship and TS/SCI clearance are required to register. Register now at

AGI; Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp., Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Scitor Corporation.

This article is part of Space Watch: January 2016 (Volume: 15, Issue: 1).

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