HARDTECH | Room 132-133
The space race is heating up as the cost of launching rockets has dramatically dropped. Startups, entrepreneurs and investors are staking their claim in space with low earth orbit satellites to provide everything from precision mapping to global Internet service to defense applications. The capex is astronomical high but so is the potential for new business use cases – and profit – for the companies, financiers and countries that make the investment. This panel of pioneers and investors discuss why the sky is more than the limit and this space is looking up.