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NewSpace Conference Makes Groundbreaking Impact

August 4, 2012

Silicon Valley, CA – The Space Frontier Foundation’s NewSpace 2012 conference was a resounding success, attracting a whole new level of participation from the commercial, government, and investment communities.  With yet another record number of attendees, over 500 people gathered to take part in this year’s conference, including leaders from across the industry. In addition to record […]

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Space Ground Amalgam Wins 2012 NewSpace Business Plan Competition!

July 28, 2012

Digital Solid State Propulsion Awarded Second Prize The competition judges have awarded Space Ground Amalgam, LLC first place in the 2012 NewSpace Business Plan Competition and presented them with the $100,000 prize. Digital Solid State Propulsion, LLC earned second place in the competition and the $10,000 prize. In a last minute addition, Honorable Mention is […]

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NewSpace 2012 Will Be Streamed Live Via!

July 25, 2012

Those that had to miss the NewSpace 2012 Conference can still participate can by watching our live stream on You can even post questions to the panelists through the chat room! All the panels will be streamed on July 26-28th, not including the lunch events or NewSpace Awards Gala. Set your calendar to watch discussions about developing the high frontier between some of the finest minds in the industry and read live commentary on Twitter by following the hashtag #NewSpace 2012.

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Online Registration Ends July 24th for NewSpace 2012!

July 17, 2012

Registration for the NewSpace 2012 Conference closes soon and onsite prices for all packages will increase onsite so register today to save! Whether you’re a seasoned space professional, recent engineering grad, enthusiast, entrepreneur or investor, NewSpace 2012 has the information and networks you need to make an impact in this industry. Known for fearless discussions, career-making opportunities and biosterous social events, this conference is not to be missed. If you’ve got a stake in the space industry, do yourself a favor and register today at before the prices rise!

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Dine with the Greats at the NewSpace 2012 Lunch Events

July 16, 2012

Reinvigorate yourself at the NewSpace 2012 Conference by having a delicious lunch with a side of space. The conference lunch events feature intriguing presentations by respected leaders of the commercial space industry, plus provide a more intimate opportunity to network with other space professionals. Tickets are limited and available for purchase now at! The NewSpace 2012 Conference takes place at the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara on July 26-28.

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Cap NewSpace 2012 Off Right at the NewSpace Awards Gala!

July 12, 2012

The past year has been one for the records books in the space industry! Bold and brave new accomplishments are come at a rapid pace not seen in decades, but we want to slow down for just an evening to toast the pride of the space industry. The black-tie NewSpace Awards Gala will takeplace the evening of Saturday, July 28 at the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara. Be there to rub elbows with space stars and raise a glass to those who truly deserve it!

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Jurvetson Gives a Truly Great Gift to SpaceX and it includes Gene Cernan

July 11, 2012

Imagine what it took for Steve Jurvetson, Managing Director of the great Silicon Valley venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson, to put together this gift: a picture of Musk’s Falcon launch signed by a host of Apollo astronauts. They’re congratulating him and the SpaceX team on their successes and wishing them well for the future. The signatures include Gene Cernan’s.

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Find Your Career at SpaceX or SS/L During NewSpace 2012 Info Sessions!

July 10, 2012

SpaceX and Space Systems/Loral will be hosting career informational sessions at the NewSpace 2012 Conference for students, young professionals and job seekers. These are invaluable opportunities for those entering the space industry to find out more about what it is like to work for two leading commercial space companies and discover how to land a job there. Take advantage of these career-making events by registering today at!

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Meet Space Industry Leaders at NewSpace 2012

July 5, 2012

The NewSpace 2012 Conference will be full of wisdom and wit thanks to the stellar lineup’s years of experience and success. Any one of these space leaders could provide the advice or introduction you need to take it to the next level in the space industry. Don’t miss out on hearing what they have to say and introducing your venture by registering today at!

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Congratulations to the Winners of the 2012 NewSpace Awards

July 3, 2012

These Exceptional People and Companies are Paving Our Way to the Stars! Join the Space Frontier Foundation (SFF) in celebrating the winners of the 2012 NewSpace Awards at the NewSpace 2012 Awards Gala on July 28 at the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara. This fun and fancy evening honors those far-seeing scientists, staunch journalists and bold pioneers for their […]

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