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Distinguished Innovator Speaker Series: Entrepreneurial Opportunities in the Global Outer Space Economy
October 22, 2020, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Entrepreneurial Opportunities in the Global Outer Space Economy
- How many times a day do you rely on space technology?
- Did you know that mobile phone apps rely on satellites to determine your location?
The global space ecosystem is under exponential growth and needs workforce participation from all sectors. What will YOUR role be?
Join us on Thursday, Oct. 22nd as Bidushi, CEO & Founder of AstroHub for USA & Singapore provides an overview of the rapidly growing commercial space sector, with an eye towards unique, space-based solutions to humanity’s challenges in the post-COVID era.
More about Dr. Bidushi Bhattacharya:
She is a former NASA scientist and CEO and Founder of AstroHUB (astrohub.co), a Singapore- and US-based startup dedicated to space workforce development through training and education.
Dr. Bhattacharya’s previous experience includes over two decades with NASA as on more than a dozen spacecraft, including the Hubble Space Telescope, the Galileo Mission to Jupiter, the European Space Agency’s Herschel Space Observatory, and other interplanetary missions. She has analyzed and synthesized technical information and played a key role in fostering communication between academic and industrial teams with varying priorities and work cultures, both within the US and overseas.
Her vision is to develop a diverse, global space workforce. She also plans to travel to outer space with her husband for their 50th wedding anniversary in a few years.
Distinguished Innovator Speaker Series upcoming guests:
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Buzz Hays – Global Lead Entertainment Industry Solutions for Content Creation Google Cloud
Thursday, Nov. 19th at 5 pm (PST)
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Steve Ecclesine – Producer, Director, Author
Thursday, Dec. 10th at 5 pm (PST)