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What can the Moon teach us? Neal testifies as part of "Innovative Space Initiatives" panel

Nina Welding • DATE: August 23, 2019

On Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. EDT, Vice President Mike Pence chaired the sixth meeting of the National Space Council at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center National Air and Space Museum in Chantilly, VA.

This meeting, which was viewed live on C-SPAN2, addressed a whole-of-government effort for deep space exploration, prospective cooperation with international partners, and strengthening U.S. commercial space leadership.

As chairman of the Council, Vice President Pence convened the meeting, received reports from Council members, heard from an expert panel on innovative space initiatives and human space exploration [featuring testimony from Notre Dame's Clive R. Neal], lead a Council discussion, and presented policy recommendations for the President.

WHAT: Sixth Meeting of the National Space Council
WHEN: Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. EDT
WHERE: James S. McDonnell Space Hangar, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center National Air and Space Museum in Chantilly, VA
 
Panel: “Innovative Space Initiatives”
• Rex Geveden, President and Chief Executive Officer, BWX Technologies, Inc.
• Dr. Clive Neal, Professor, College of Engineering, University of Notre Dame
• Dr. Saralyn Mark, Founder and President, iGIANT® and SolaMed Solutions, LLC
• Dr. Elizabeth Turtle, Planetary Scientist, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

— Originally published by William Boyington, National Space Council