GLOBAL NETWORKING FORUM

Industry Story Telling Session: Made In Space

Commercial Human Spaceflight and going forward to the Moon

Tuesday 22 October 2019, 10:10 – 10:20

Location: The Walter E. Washington Convention Center – Grand Ballroom AB

 

Organized by:
Industry Relations Committee (IRC)

MODERATOR

Eric Stallmer

President,

Commercial Spaceflight Federation,

United States
 

 

 

 

SPEAKER

Andrew Rush

CEO & President,

Made In Space,

United States

 

 

Full Bio

Andrew Rush is the Chief Executive Officer and President of Made In Space, Inc. (MIS).

In his current role, Rush oversees strategic direction and operational management for the industry-leading space manufacturing company. Prior to this role, he served as general counsel for MIS.

Since his appointment in 2015, MIS has expanded its operational footprint within the United States with the addition of new office locations and the company’s workforce has increased by more than 50%.

Under Rush’s leadership, the company has advanced its technology roadmap to include capabilities for on-orbit manufacturing and robotic assembly; development of spaceenabled materials; and continued to advance exploration manufacturing. Additionally, his strategic vision has leveraged strong public-private partnerships and matured the company’s portfolio to include government and commercial markets.

Previously, Rush was a partner at PCT Law Group and prior to that he worked at Masten Space Systems. Rush earned a Bachelor of Science degree in physics from the University of North Florida and a Juris Doctor degree from Stetson University.