Autonomous Operations in Space:
Challenges for Technology & Policy
NOVEMBER 6, 2020
Senator Maria Cantwell
Major General John E. Shaw, Commander of Space Operations Command, US Space Force
Andy Weir, Author of The Martian
9:00am - 5:00pm
Keynote on the major challenges for US space policy and leadership and the role of Washington state.
Panel 1: Protecting assets from orbital debris and near-earth objects
Panel 2: Enabling sustained human presence on the Moon
Panel 3: The challenges of space entrepreneurship
Panel 4: Building our future in deep space
Also featuring student research from the University of Washington.