Senator Tom Wright (R - Dist. 14) attended today's Space Foundation Space Commerce Workshop in Daytona Beach, Fla.
Partnering with the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA), the Space Foundation is presenting the one-day workshops for minority business* leaders and other aspiring space industry entrepreneurs. Each workshop session addresses the most common challenges companies face as they enter the marketplace.
Today's workshop was held at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, with guest speaker Reamonn Soto, CEO of Sensatek Propulsion Technology.
The next workshop will be held at Howard University in Washington, D.C., on March 5. See details here.
Pictured: Attendees at the Space Foundation's Daytona Beach Space Commerce Workshop, Feb. 26, 2019.
* Minority-Owned Business as defined by MBDA: Businesses owned by African Americans, Asian Americans, Hasidic Jews, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans, and Pacific Islanders.