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AstroCafé: The Privatization of Space | James Wolff - Investing in a Lunar Future

Overview

Where

The Intrepid Museum
est side of Manhattan on Pier 86, 12th Ave. & 46th Street
New York, NY
United States

When

Friday, May 19, 2017 -
6:45pm to 9:00pm

Details

Hear talks by innovative entrepreneurs while enjoying drinks aboard the ship. This speaker series highlights cutting-edge tech start-ups that are paving new paths to space—from mega-scale 3D printing and affordable planetary access to new health monitoring solutions for long-term missions to Mars. Select evenings will conclude with stargazing on the flight deck. 

James Wolff is a space technology entrepreneur who focuses on CubeSat development and 3D printing. He is the co-founder of Deep Space Industries, D-Shape Enterprises, Food by Print and others, and he represents a growing portfolio of commercial space company interests, including Spaceport Gateway Foundation, Red Works and Ripple Aerospace. 

He will discuss commercial space entrepreneurship, share some personal experiences and offer his unique perspective on future trends for the industry as we approach the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon missions.

Open to adults age 21 and over. Beer and wine will be available for purchase. 

Doors open at 6:45pm. Presentation will begin at 7:30pm, followed by stargazing on the flight deck.

Free, but space is limited and registration is required.