Don Kempf is the President and co-founder of Giant Screen Films (GSF). His mission is to bring enriching and impactful theatrical experiences to audiences worldwide. A former history teacher, Kempf’s decision to devote his career to educational documentary film production was a natural one. He previously founded D3D Cinema, a sister company of GSF dedicated to digital 3D theater integration and film production. Kempf holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in history from Dartmouth College and an MBA in marketing and entrepreneurship from the University of Chicago.
Does the new generation of space leaders have an expectation, a responsibility, an obligation even, to not only promote space awareness but redefine the public’s image of space exploration? This panel will examine the influence of public relations campaigns, social media, documentaries/films and other forms of communications on shaping global public opinion about the space industry.