For Immediate Release
February 27, 2018
Symposium on "Return to the Moon: A Partnership of Government, Academia, and Industry"
WHAT: Sending American astronauts back to the moon for the first time since 1972, eventually to Mars and other deep space destinations called for under President Trump’s Space Policy Directive will require new technologies, funding and collaboration among universities, businesses and governments, both domestic and international. Innovative aerospace entrepreneurs and experts will be joined by top U.S. and European policymakers to explore:Use of the moon as a staging platform for testing new systems and mining its valuable resources Strategies for aligning U.S. commercial, civil...