January 17 Workshop - Defending America's Place in Space: Future Threats and Rules
On January 17, NPEC and the American Bar Association Standing Committee on Law and National Security co-sponsored a day-long workshop, "Defending America's Place in Space: Future Threats and Rules." The workshop featured a number of discussants who gave short talks in order to kickstart longer discussions: Robert Latiff, Former Director of Advanced Systems and Technology, National Reconaissance Office; Brian Chow, Former Senior Physical Scientist, RAND Corporation; Melissa de Zwart, Professor and Dean of Law, Adelaide School; Jack Beard, Professor of Law, University of Nebraska College of Law; Jamie Morin, Vice President of Defense Systems Operations, Aerospace Corporation; and Pete Worden, Chairman, Breakthrough Prize Foundation.
Jan 17, 2019
Henry Sokolski Nonproliferation Policy Education Center
Robert Latiff National Reconnaissance Office (Former)
Brian Chow RAND Corporation (Former)
Melissa de Zwart Adelaide Law School
& Jack Beard University of Nebraska College of Law
Jamie Morin Aerospace Corporation
Simon “Pete” Worden Breakthrough Prize Foundation
The Nonproliferation Policy Education Center (NPEC), is a 501 (c)3 nonpartisan, nonprofit,
founded in 1994 to promote a better understanding of strategic weapons proliferation issues. NPEC educates
and university professors about proliferation threats and possible new policies and measures to meet them.