July 26-28 at the Hyatt Regency in Santa Clara, California

Speaker

Ed Lu

Ed Lu is a 21st Century Renaissance Spaceman - a three-mission former NASA astronaut and resident of the ISS, who also led the Advanced Projects Group at Google, developing Google Earth, Google Maps, Street View, and Google PowerMeter. He is an inventor, author, cosmologist, statistical physicist and astrophysicist with a PhD from Stanford. Less than a month ago, he and his colleagues launched the B612 Foundation and its Sentinel Mission, aiming to conduct the first privately funded deep space mission. Ed will talk about the technical and business advancements and challenges of this new frontier, where private organizations can now carry out grand and audacious space missions.
Ed Lu
Chairman and CEO, B612 Foundation