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Harness the Power of Connection

Join us on Tuesday, September 7 for a series of fast-paced inspirational talks from aerospace innovators and leaders.

Built with young professionals in mind, SGx is a full day of open discussion forums that connect the ideas of students and young professionals with the experience and insight of aerospace industry leaders. SGx was developed in partnership with the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) and the Future Space Leaders Foundation (FSLF). If you are a student or just entering the field, this is a great opportunity to ask questions and learn from aerospace industry experts and government leaders.

SGx 2021 Registration

SGx tickets are available through the SATELLITE 2021 registration system. Register in 2 easy steps!

  1. Register for SATELLITE 2021 (required)
  2. Add SGx to your registration. Pricing is as follows:
    • $35-Early Bird/$45 Regular Pricing: Young Professionals/Students under the age of 35
    • $125-Early Bird/$145 Regular Pricing: All other Industry Professionals

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9:00 AM – 9:45 AMBreakfast, Networking, and Opening RemarksBreakfast sponsored by Blue Origin
9:45 AM – 10:00 AM Mike Carey, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy OfficerATLAS Space Operations
10:00 AM – 10:15 AMMichael Sheetz, Space ReporterCNBC
10:15 AM – 10:30 AMDr. Michaelyn Thomas, Head of Affordability & Project
Manager for Spaceport Development
Virgin Orbit
10:30 AM – 11:00 AMNetworking BreakSponsored by Velocity GR
11:00 AM – 11:15 AMEmily Calandrelli, Host and Co-Executive ProducerEmily’s Wonder Lab
11:15 AM – 11:30 AM Dave Hebert, VP, Global Marketing & CommunicationAstroscale US
11:30 AM – 11:45 AMDr. Ezinne Uzo-Okoro, Assistant Director
for Space Policy
The White House
11:45 AM – 1:45 PMLunch Break
1:30 PM – 1:45 PMAfternoon Remarks
2:00 PM – 2:15 PMLee Giat, President & CEOFlying Ostrich Media, Inc.
2:15 PM – 2:30 PMDebra Facktor, Head of U.S. Space SystemsAirbus U.S. Space and Defense, Inc.
2:30 PM – 2:45 PMAriane Cornell, Director of Astronaut & Orbital SalesBlue Origin
2:45 PM – 3:00 PMDr. Brian Barritt, Engineering ManagerFacebook
3:00 PM – 3:30 PMNetworking BreakSponsored by AGI
3:45 PM – 4:00 PMDawna Morningstar, Director, Next Gen SolutionsLockheed Martin Space, Mission Solutions
4:00 PM – 4:15 PMDr. Rich Leshner, VP of ConsultingBryceTech
4:15 PM – 4:30 PMClosing Remarks

2021 Sponsors

Afternoon Networking Break
Morning Networking Break
Event Sponsor
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Interested in sponsoring SGx 2021? Download the Sponsorship Prospectus and contact Clay Mowry [] or Davide Petrillo [] for more details.