NewSpace 2011 will again be held in Silicon Valley again this year
Mr. Michael Beavin has served as a Senior Program Analyst in the Office of Space Commercialization since May 2006. He came to the Department of Commerce from the Satellite Industry Association (SIA), where he was the Director of Government Affairs and focused on the association's legislative and policy issues within Congress and the Administration. Before working at SIA, Mr. Beavin worked for the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), where he was the Director of Government Relations and Public Policy. Mr. Beavin also served on the majority staff of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Science, Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics. In this position, he was responsible for overseeing the committee's authorization of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) fiscal year budget and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Research, Engineering, and Development budget.
Senior Program Analyst, Office of Space Commercialization, Deptartment of Commerce