Challenges for Space Policy in 2009

March 5, 2009 • 2:00 – 5:30 pm EST

The Space Enterprise Council of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) are jointly hosting another of their space roundtable discussions on a comprehensive look at space policy.  Speaker presentations will be followed by open discussion. 

To promote the free discussion of ideas and policies, the discussion will follow Chatham House rules unless speakers indicate otherwise. 


  • Mr. Bretton Alexander, President, Personal Spaceflight Federation
  • Lt. Gen. Michael Hamel, USAF (Ret.), Former Commander, Space Missile Systems Center, Air Force Space Command
  • Dr. John Logsdon, Lindbergh Chair in Aerospace History, National Air and Space Museum; Former Director, Space Policy Institute, Elliot School of International Affairs, George Washington University
  • Mr. Kevin O’Connell, President and CEO, Innovative Analytics and Training; Former Chairman of NOAA’s Federal Advisory Committee on Remote Sensing