The People of NewSpace: Mike Simpson – Congested, Contested and INVESTED: Space Commerce and Sustainability
The thirty fourth of thirty six reasons to attend ISPCS. Simpson, the Executive Director, Secure World Foundation, makes a case that private capital has both met and created demand for space technology and applications. In a space environment that is not only congested and contested, but heavily invested as well, it can also advance our ability to protect critical orbits to sustain current operations and to support innovative and profitable development.
Tags: commercial space, FAA, Federal Aviation Administration, International Space Station, ISS, micro-gravity research, NASA, NewSpace, outer space, Space, space industry, space research, Space tourism, spaceflight, suborbital space