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July 8, 2021

Apply Now for the ASCEND Space Traffic Management Diverse Dozen

Michael Costas, General Manager for Defense and Space at Bechtel Nuclear, shares his insights on infrastructure as the next growth structure.
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June 24, 2021

“Fast Forward” is On the Horizon

Michael Costas, General Manager for Defense and Space at Bechtel Nuclear, shares his insights on infrastructure as the next growth structure.
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June 24, 2021

10 Reasons “Adjacent” Industries Are the Next Big Growth Sector in Space

Michael Costas, General Manager for Defense and Space at Bechtel Nuclear, shares his insights on infrastructure as the next growth structure.
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June 24, 2021

Accelerating Pathways to Space — Rewind

Strap in with ASCEND, Axiom Space, the Fusion Industry Association, and NASA for a course in how systems are being transformed fast to help humans adapt to life in space.
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June 24, 2021

Space Policy Pod Interview with former NASA Administrator Sean O’Keefe

Space Policy Pod Interview with former NASA Administrator Sean O’Keefe Former NASA administrator and professor at Syracuse University's Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs By Debra Werner Companies are…
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June 23, 2021

2021 ASCEND’s Cross-Cutting Technical and Collaborative Sessions Pursue Bold Answers to Big Questions

Program Features Breakthrough Research, Engaging Dialogue to Help Humanity Achieve a Lasting LEO and Lunar Future By Anne Wainscott-Sargent Before life can thrive beyond Earth, humanity’s brightest minds across research,…
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June 10, 2021

ASCEND Announces Initial Program for November Event

June 10, 2021 – Reston, Va. – ASCEND, the interdisciplinary community focused on building humanity’s off-world future faster, today began rolling out the features of its centerpiece event program. Scheduled for…
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May 19, 2021

10 Reasons Infrastructure is the Next Big Growth Sector in Space

Michael Costas, General Manager for Defense and Space at Bechtel Nuclear, shares his insights on infrastructure as the next growth structure.
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May 19, 2021

Imperatives for International Cooperation. An interview with Tommaso Sgobba

Join the conversation on the imperatives for international cooperation in space.
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May 19, 2021

Accelerating Pathways to Space

Strap in with ASCEND, Axiom Space, the Fusion Industry Association, and NASA for a course in how systems are being transformed fast to help humans adapt to life in space.
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May 19, 2021

2021 ASCEND: Building On-Ramps to Space for Everyone

ASCEND - the world’s most comprehensive convening point for anyone invested in building an off-world future.
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May 18, 2021

Capturing the Big Payloads Payoff

There’s never been a better time to send a payload to space.
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May 17, 2021

2021 ASCEND Guiding Coalition Announced

Executive board of advisors exemplifies the community spirit of space May 17, 2021 – Reston, Va. – ASCEND, the global community focused on building humanity’s off-world future faster, today announced its…
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April 16, 2021

Global Community Answers the Call for Content

Invitation Nets Impressive Proposals for Papers and Sessions Now the fun begins! With the close of the 2021 ASCEND Call for Content (CFC) on 6 April, a team of 50…
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April 16, 2021

Guiding Coalition Champions the Interdisciplinary Spirit of ASCEND

17 May 2021 Update: 2021 ASCEND Guiding Coalition Announced The ASCEND Guiding Coalition (GC) is perhaps the most accomplished off-world advisory board on Earth. Representing the highest levels of technical, scientific,…
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April 15, 2021

Space Policy Pod Interview with Alex MacDonald

Space Policy Pod Interview with Alex MacDonald Chief Economist, Office of the Administrator, and Program Executive, International Space Station National Lab, NASA ASCEND is an active advocate for laws, legislation,…
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April 14, 2021

Let’s Get to Work!

The ASCENDxSummit on the next-generation workforce revealed new challenges and opportunities on the horizon The space sector is booming and so is the demand for workers. Off-world communities will require…
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April 2, 2021

Maximizing Payload Success

Opportunities to pursue discoveries in the off-world universe are expanding, but payload capacities and budgets can be limiting, especially if you’re not sure how to navigate the space. Whether you’re…
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July 29, 2020

It’s Time To Equip The U.S. Space Force With The Ability To Project Force

It’s Time To Equip The U.S. Space Force With The Ability To Project Force Originally reported on Forbes ASCEND Guiding Coalition Member, Fred Kennedy After what can only be described…
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July 24, 2020

ASCENDxCo-Lab: Staking Your Claim to the Trillion-Dollar Space Economy

Money is flooding into startups thanks to visions of a future trillion-dollar space economy. How realistic is that target and what will it take to achieve it? Carissa Christensen, founder…

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