Space Florida to Host General Contracting and Architectural Engineering Industry Day

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL., September 27, 2012 (Space Florida PR) – Space Florida – the State of Florida’s spaceport authority and aerospace economic development agency – will be hosting an industry day for architectural engineering and general contracting companies on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at the South Campus location of the organization, located just outside the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station gate on 100 Spaceport Way.

The Industry Day will give participating companies an opportunity to meet Space Florida leaders and discuss services they provide that may be of use to future Space Florida projects. Companies will be seen on a first-come first-serve basis beginning at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday morning. Each company will receive a 40-minute time slot, to include a 10-minute overview of Space Florida, 20 minutes for the company to formally introduce their company and services to the Space Florida team, and 10 minutes for Q&A.

Representatives that will be present at Industry Day will include:

  • Mark Bontrager, Space Florida VP, Spaceport Operations
  • Bernie McShea, Space Florida VP, Business Development
  • Keevin Williams, Space Florida VP, Special Projects & Strategic Initiatives

Presentation slots must be reserved in advance by contacting Marie Duong at 321-730-5301 x223 or via email at mduong@spaceflorida.gov. If there is sufficient demand, Space Florida will hold a second Industry Day in the near future.