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  • Opportunities for NH small businesses to support NASA programs

    Opportunities for NH Small Businesses to Support NASA Programs

    Senator Shaheen & Administrator Bridenstine to Host Virtual Event on Small Business Contracting to Support Space Exploration Research and Artemis Program

     

    U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen will speak with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Administrator Jim Bridenstine on Friday, June 19th at 9:00AM via WebEx to discuss current NASA programs and ways that New Hampshire’s small businesses can partner with the agency.  In addition, presentations will be made by the following:

    §  Dr. Bob Kline-Schoder, President and Principal Engineer for Creare, LLC based in Hanover. Recent recipient of a $1.5 million award in support of its space exploration technology research awarded through NASA’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program.

    §  Dr. Harlan Spence, Director of Earth, Oceans and Space (EOS) for the University of New Hampshire. UNH Scientists and students have been involved in instrument design and data analysis for more than 30 space missions over nearly six decades.

    §  Jenn Gustetic, NASA Program Executive for SBIR/STTR Programs.

    §  Glenn Delgado, NASA Associate Administrator for the Small Business Programs.

    There will be an opportunity for viewers to ask questions of the speakers following the presentations.  If you would like to attend this event, please RSVP to RSVP@shaheen.senate.gov.