Austin Startup Week 2021 Austin Startup Week 2021

Space Track Presented by AWS

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

- CDT
Intro to the Space Track presented by AWS
Rich Julien (He/Him)
Rich Julien (He/Him)
Amazon Web Services, Public Sector VC and Startups Lead for National Security and Space
Jorge Manresa (He/Him)
Jorge Manresa (He/Him)
Capital Factory, Vice President - Industrial Capacity Expansion & Federal & Defense Programs
- CDT
Women in Space presented by AWS
Sarah “Sassie” Duggleby (She/Her)
Sarah “Sassie” Duggleby (She/Her)
Venus Aerospace, Co-Founder and CEO
Laura Crabtree (She/Her)
Laura Crabtree (She/Her)
Epsilon3, Inc., CEO
Ligeia Zeruto
Ligeia Zeruto
Amazon Web Services (AWS), WWPS Global Alliance Manager

Almost 90% of astronauts have been men.  How do we get more women in Space and involved in the Space Industry?

- CDT
Student Feature - Texas Rocket Engineering Lab presented by AWS
Daryl Schuck (He/Him)
Daryl Schuck (He/Him)
Amazon Web Services, Principal Business Development Manager
Adam Norwitz
Adam Norwitz
Texas Rocket Engineering Lab, Head of Corporate Development
Greg Gaasche
Greg Gaasche
Texas Rocket Engineering Lab, Corporate Development Lead
Lauren Rodriguez
Lauren Rodriguez
Texas Rocket Engineering Lab, Chief Engineer

Hear from the next generation of innovators and rocketeers from TREL.

- CDT
How to Build a Space Business presented by AWS
Bryan Chambers (He/Him)
Bryan Chambers (He/Him)
Capital Factory, VP Ventures
Will Edwards (He/Him)
Will Edwards (He/Him)
Firehawk Aerospace Inc., CEO
Rich Julien (He/Him)
Rich Julien (He/Him)
Amazon Web Services, Public Sector VC and Startups Lead for National Security and Space

Building a Space Business may seem out of reach, but it is possible!  Come hear from the innovators who are making it happen.