World’s Space Agency Leaders To Speak At Space Symposium In Colorado Springs

February 6, 2015 – For 2015, the Space Foundation’s 31st Space Symposium will offer more international and government participation, and more opportunities to conduct business than ever before. The 31st Space Symposium will be held April 13-16, 2015, at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This international space conference annually attracts thousands of space professionals and decision makers.

On Tuesday, April 14, the Symposium will feature a panel discussion by some of the world’s space agency leaders including:

Dr. Mohammad Nasser Al Ahbabi, Director General, United Arab Emirates Space Agency
Prof. Roberto Battiston, President, Italian Space Agency (ASI)
Maj. Gen. Charles F. Bolden, Jr., USMC (Ret.), Administrator, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Luc Brûlé, Interim President of the Canadian Space Agency (CSA)
Jean-Jacques Dordain, Director General, European Space Agency (ESA)
Dr. Francisco Javier Mendieta Jiménez, General Director, Mexican Space Agency (AEM)
Jean-Yves Le Gall, President, Centre National d’Études Spatiales (CNES)
Ger Nieuwpoort, Ph.D., Director, Netherlands Space Office
David Parker, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, United Kingdom Space Agency
Dr. Marious-Ioan Piso, Chief Executive Officer, Romanian Space Agency (ROSA)
Johann-Dietrich Wörner, Chairman of the Executive Board, German Aerospace Center (DLR)

The panel will be moderated by Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot Pulham.

Visit for secure online registration and complete conference information. A discount on standard industry registration is currently available if paid by March 20, 2015.