NewSpace 2011 will again be held in Silicon Valley again this year
James Pura is a recent graduate of University of California, San Diego with a BS in Mechanical Engineering, where he founded a chapter of Students for the Exploration and Development of Space. He has previously worked for Boeing Satellite Systems in El Segundo, CA and SpaceX in Hawthorne, CA. He currently works for NASA JPL in Pasadena, CA. He has been working for the Space Frontier Foundation since 2007 where he has held multiple positions, including the editor of the online publication NewSpace News, conference chair for the NewSpace Conference, Advocate Coordinator and Board Member.
Project Manager, Space Frontier Foundation