January 22, 2020 | 6:00 – 8:00PM

The LAEDC’s Future Forum will zoom in on space commercialization. This event will bring together aerospace commercialization firms and thought leaders to explore the industry’s cutting-edge technology and workforce development needs in Los Angeles County.


Keynote Speaker

George T. Whitesides | CEO of Virgin Galactic

George T. Whitesides is the CEO of Virgin Galactic, the world’s first commercial spaceline, and The Spaceship Company, a manufacturer of advanced space vehicles. With its innovative spacecraft, the company seeks to transform access to space to change the world for good. Prior to Virgin Galactic, George served as Chief of Staff for NASA. Upon departure from the American space agency, he received the Distinguished Service Medal, the highest award the agency confers.


Cross Campus El Segundo
840 Apollo St Suite 100
El Segundo, CA 90245