International Approaches to Reducing Space Debris

Date & Time
September 21, 2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Rayburn House Office Bldg. , Room 2325, Washington, DC 20515, United States

Debris hitting satelliteWhat is the state of orbital debris today — is it an even bigger threat than imagined?  Is the U.S. on the right path for monitoring and managing orbital objects? How do the U.S. and other countries collaborate to manage this issue and related challenges in this new space age?


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Dr. Jamie M. Morin Vice President Defense Systems Operations
Picture of Ted Muelhaupt
Ted Muelhaupt Principal Director Center for Orbital and Reentry Debris Studies; ETG Southwest Regional Office
Picture of Marlon Sorge
Marlon Sorge Principal Engineer Space Innovation Directorate
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Neville Clayton
Wing Commander (RAF) British Defence Staff, Embassy of the United Kingdom
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Mr. Jan Drobik
Minister-Counsellor Defence Science & Technology Embassy of Australia
Nishida Michiru
Nishida Michiru
Special Advisor for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation Policy Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan