The 2nd Annual Space Entrepreneurship Forum

What are the Opportunities for African Americans in the Government’s New Space Initiatives? Continue reading


CBC Member Supporters & Speakers

Meet the five African American members of Congress who are leading the discussion and drive for job creation, enterprise building and economic reinvestment in space entrepreneurship.

Congresswoman Diane E. Watson, born in Los Angeles, is a lifetime resident of California’s 33rd Congressional District, which includes Culver City, portions of the City of Los Angeles, and unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County. Continue reading

KEYNOTE Speaker: George Whitesides, CEO, Virgin Galactic

George Thomas Whitesides is CEO of Virgin Galactic, a firm developing commercial space vehicles. He was previously Chief of Staff of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, a position to which he was named after serving on the NASA transition team for the incoming Obama Administration. Continue reading