Toffler Associates Managing Director Deb Westphal will be moderating an executive leader panel during the 31st Space Foundation Space Symposium. The panel “Prospects and Issues for Small Businesses,” will focus on opportunities for small businesses in a rapidly changing space market.
Reston, Virginia – The Space Symposium is the premier global, commercial, civil and military space conference, hosted by the Space Foundation, a leading non-profit advocate for all sectors of space. The Space Symposium, being held April 13-16, 2015, in Colorado Springs, Colorado, brings together leaders in the private and public sectors in support of its mission “to advance space-related endeavors to inspire, enable and propel humanity.”
Ms. Westphal is a return speaker and panelist to Space Symposium, and brings Toffler Associates’unique perspective to the challenges and opportunities facing public and private sector organizations as they develop strategies to plan for and adapt to the future. “In the past, the focus was on just getting to space,” Ms. Westphal said “ Today the focus is on how to drive wealth creation in and through space. The results are disrupting why and how space systems are built, operated and used.”
In addition to her role at Toffler Associates, Ms. Westphal is a member of the Air Force Studies Board and was recently selected as a member of a congressionally directed study focused on National Security Space Defense and Protection.
Later this spring Toffler Associates will be co-hosting one of its executive Future States Forums with the Space Foundation. Toffler Associates’ Future States Forums provide senior leaders in a variety of market sectors with a relaxed atmosphere in which they discuss the strategic issues facing organizations, governments, and societies around the globe in a rapidly changing world.
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