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2012 ISDC Videos

Presentations from the 2012 NSS International Space Development Conference in Washington, DC.

Charles F. Bolden Charles F. Bolden, Administrator of NASA. Opening Keynote Address. Prior to becoming NASA Administrator, Bolden was a Shuttle astronaut who flew four missions, including the deployment of the Hubble Space Telescope. 60 minute video.

Jeff Greason Jeff Greason: The 20 Year Plan? Saturday Dinner Keynote Address. Greason is president of XCOR Aerospace and was a member of the President's Human Space Flight Review Committee (Augustine Committee) in 2009. 54 minute video.

Eric Anderson Eric Anderson is Co-Chairman and Co-Founder of Planetary Resources, Inc., a private asteroid mining venture. He is also Chairman and Co-Founder of Space Adventures, and has sold nearly half a billion dollars in spaceflight missions, including all of the self-funded private citizens to have visited the International Space Station. Eric is a member of the NSS Board of Governors. 60 minute video.

Mark Sirangelo Mark N. Sirangelo, Corporate Vice President, Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) and Chairman of SNC Space Systems, whose products range from spacecraft actuators that power the Mars rovers, to hybrid rocket technologies that powered the first commercial astronaut to space, to Dream Chaser, a winged and piloted orbital commercial spacecraft. 39 minute video.

Steve Cook Steve Cook is Director of Space Technologies at Dynetics, which has been involved in both NASA and commercial space ventures, including the NASA Space Launch System, Stratolaunch Air Launch System, and the Google Lunar XPrize. 32 minute video.

Art Dula Art Dula, CEO and founder of Excalibur Almaz, a private spaceflight company, makes major announcements of what his company has been doing and plans to do (including private human cis-lunar flights). Mr. Dula is a member of the NSS Board of Governors. 57 minute video.

Michael Lopez-Alegria Michael Lopez-Alegria, President of the Commercial Spaceflight Federation and former NASA astronaut and International Space Station commander. Saturday Luncheon Keynote Address. 73 minute video.

Doug McCuistion Doug McCuistion, Director of NASA's Mars Exploration Program. 58 minute video.

Jim Muncy Jim Muncy, Government Relations Consultant at XCOR. 64 minute video.

Alexandra Hall Alexandra Hall, Senior Director, Google Lunar X Prize. 44 minute video.

Rick Tumlinson Rick Tumlinson, Founder of Earthlight Institute. 52 minute video.

Mike Simpson International Space Sustainability Panel: Sarah Factor, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Space Policy; Philippe Hazane, CNES Representative and Space Attache, French Embassy; Ade Abiodun, Former Chairman of UN COPUOS; Lynn Cline, NASA Deputy Associate Administrator for Human Exploration and Operations, Retired. Chaired by Mike Simpson, Secure World Foundation. 81 minute video.

Hugh Downs NSS 25th Anniversary Governors Gala at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum featuring Master of Ceremonites Hugh Downs (Chairman of the NSS Board of Governors), Senator John Glenn, Commander Scott Carpenter, and Mark Sirangelo (Chairman, Sierra Nevada Space Systems). 70 minute video.

NSS Awards NSS 25th Anniversary Awards Presentations. 2 videos, 2 hours total.

Paul E. Damphousse Conference Wrap-Up: Paul E. Damphousse, NSS Executive Director. 62 minute video.

Dragon SpaceX Update. The historic docking of the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft with the International Space Station occured during the ISDC on May 25th. This brief update by SpaceX as it was happening is accompanied by an announcement from NSS Director Jay Wittner that a portion of the remains of the late former NSS Chairman of the Executive Committee, Chris Pancratz, was aboard the Falcon 9 as it launched the Dragon. 10 minute video.

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