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April 13-16, 2015 · Colorado Springs, Colorado USA

Mark N. Sirangelo

Mark N. Sirangelo
Corporate Vice President and Head of Space Systems
Sierra Nevada Corporation

Mark N. Sirangelo is the Corporate Vice President and Head of Space Systems at Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), a producer of satellites, space transportation vehicles, propulsion systems and space sub-systems. He was formerly the Chairman and CEO of SpaceDev, Inc., prior to its merging with SNC. Sirangelo is Chairman Emeritus of the Commercial Spaceflight Federation, and is the founding Chairman of eSpace, The Center for Space Entrepreneurship.  Additionally, he is a member of the board of Governors of the Aerospace Industries Association, and has been inducted as an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. Sirangelo's involvement extends to charitable work as a board member and trustee of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, and as founder, Vice Chairman and Treasurer for the International Centre for Children.  He holds Doctorate, MBA and Bachelor of Science Degrees,  has been scientifically published, has served as an officer in the U.S. military and is a licensed pilot.

Participating Events

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
3:45 p.m. to
5:00 p.m.:
Prospects and Issues for Commercial Spaceflight
Symposium Program
Concurrent Session
Location: International Center South - Main Stage

Professor G. Scott Hubbard

Consulting Professor, Aeronautics and Astronautics
Stanford University

Frank L. Culbertson

Executive Vice President & President, Space Systems Group
Orbital ATK

Dr. George C. Nield

Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation
Federal Aviation Administration

Mark N. Sirangelo

Corporate Vice President and Head of Space Systems
Sierra Nevada Corporation

Eric W. Stallmer

Commercial Spaceflight Federation

George Whitesides

Chief Executive Officer
Virgin Galactic


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