Video On Demand

U.S. Strategy for Civil and Military Space

May 11, 2015 • 10:00 – 11:30 am EDT

Sean O’Keefe, former Administrator of NASA, and General James Cartwright, former vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff will have an easy chair discussion moderated by Dr. John Hamre, President and CEO of CSIS, on U.S. strategy for civil and military space. The discussion will focus on new challenges the U.S. faces in maintaining its strategic advantage in space, and the implications of privatization for the future of U.S. leadership and innovation in civil space.


General James Cartwright
Harold Brown Chair in Defense Policy Studies, CSIS
Former Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Sean O'Keefe
Distinguished Adviser, CSIS
Former Administrator, NASA

Moderated by:

Dr. John Hamre
President, CEO, and Pritzker Chair


Sean O’Keefe
Distinguished Senior Adviser (Non-resident), Office of the President