Space Settlement Summit 2021 Sessions

What are the Material developments of the last 12 Months?

What are the Material developments of the last 12 Months?

Moderator: Bruce Pittman

This session is intended to identify what material developments have occurred in the last 12 months. How has the landscape changed or advanced?

What will be the Characteristics of Human Behaviour in Space Settlements?

What will be the Characteristics of Human Behaviour in Space Settlements?

Moderator:

With people being more dependent on each other what will be the sense of community? What will be the governance structures? How will human factors and behaviour like religion and crime be dealt with?

What will Life in a Settlement be Like?

What will Life in a Settlement be Like?

Moderator: Chantelle Baier

Life in settlements will need to go beyond work. How will people entertain themselves? What sports will be played? Where will people dine and socialize?

What will Space Settlements look like in Architectural terms?

What will Space Settlements look like in Architectural terms?

Moderator: Madhu Thangevelu

Space settlements will need to support families and all aspects of life. How might those settlements be laid out and what lessons can be learned from communities in harsh environments on Earth?

What will be the Economic Framework for Space Settlements?

What will be the Economic Framework for Space Settlements?

Moderator:

As space settlements grow they will need to have monetary systems for life within the settlement, between settlements, and back to Earth. How will banking systems work? What currencies will be employed?

The Big Question is: “Why Settle Space?”

The Big Question is: “Why Settle Space?”

Moderator:

As we move towards space settlement the question of “why” will become more common. What are the foundational reasons for why we must or should create space settlements?

Wrap Up Session

 

Wrap Up Session

Moderators: Mark Hopkins, Dale Skran, Rod Pyle

Wrap-up Session to draw conclusions and recommendations

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