This is the agenda for the 2nd Nanosatellite Launcher Challenge seminar. Note there is a parallel seminar on the Centennial Challenges at Techshop - Menlo Park on Nov 12th starting at 11:30 AM.
Note: This agenda is evolving as groups and individuals that we have contacted get back to us. Please check regularly for changes.
8 AM to 8:50 AM: Sign in and continental breakfast
9:15 AM t0 9:45 AM: NASA Presentation: Aspirations of the Nanosat Launcher Challenge by Samuel Ortega, Program Manager, Centennial Challenges
9:45 AM to 10:45 AM: Nano-Satellite Launch Market Assessment by SpaceWorks
10:45 AM to 11:00 AM: BREAK
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM: Nanosat Markets, Economics and Keeping Realistic, Carlos Yu
11:45 AM to 12:15 PM: Connecting to Launchers to Customers, Amaresh Kollipara
12:15 PM to 12:30 PM: BREAK
12:30 PM to 2:00 PM: Draft Rules Input for the Community, Space Florida, Percy Luney (as a working lunch)
2:00 PM to 2:15 PM: BREAK
2:15 PM to 3:45 PM: FAA AST presentation, Nick Demidovich
4:45 PM to 6:00 PM: Spaceport America, Dr Bill Gutman
6:30 PM: Dinner at Techshop - Menlo Park
10:00 PM: close out.
8:00 AM to 8:50 AM: check-in.
8:50 AM to 9:00 AM: Welcome remarks
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM: Additional feedback to Space Florida and NASA
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM: Panel on Funding the NLC bids
12:30 AM to 12:45 AM: BREAK
1:50 PM to 2:00 PM: Team Phoenicia as a Supplier
2:00 PM to 2:15 PM: Advice on getting sponsorships, William Baird
2:45 PM to 2:50 PM: Vog Rockets
3:30 PM to 3:40 PM: Samuel Ortega, NASA's commentary and closing remarks
3:40 PM to 3:45 PM: closing 'remarks' by William Baird of Team Phoenicia
Feedback is always welcome.