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Saadia Pekkanen is quoted in article on U.S. outer space policy at 2020 Space Symposium // Geekwire

November 9, 2020

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Saadia Pekkanen, Jackson School faculty and co-director of the University of Washington Space Policy and Research Center, known as SPARC, is quoted in “Pentagon worries that satellite attack could spark ‘mutually assured destruction’ “.

Pekkanen was interviewed as part of the 2020 Space Symposium, hosted online by SPARC on Nov. 6, that brought together over 450 industry leaders, policymakers and researchers. She co-founded SPARC in 2019 in partnership with Kristi Morgansen, UW professor and chair of aeronautics and astronautics at the University of Washington.

Geekwire also covered the 2020 Space Symposium discussions in an article titled “Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin venture fleshes our plans for 2023 cargo delivery to the moon“.


2020 Space Symposium