NASA to Host Game Changing Technology Industry Day

Game_changing_technology_industry_dayWASHINGTON (NASA PR) — The Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD) is hosting the Game Changing Technology Industry Day to engage the aerospace industry and identify potential areas of common interest and synergy with NASA. The objective of the meeting is to enhance industry awareness and understanding of the mid-level technology investments within the Game Changing Development portfolio.

The Game Changing Technology Industry Day will focus on 11 current technologies that are potential targets for commercial and academic partnerships. Attendees will hear from project managers about the exciting work going going on within STMD and have the opportunity to see hardware and ask questions in person.

By joining this Industry Day, participants will have the unique opportunity to listen and engage with NASA technologists who seek partnerships that can further innovation in space exploration.

For more information and the agenda please go to In addition, the event will be webcast live via UStream. Details will be provided closer to the event date.

To attend, you must register here.

A final detailed agenda will be available soon. To learn more about NASA’s Game Changing Development Program, visit:

Logistical Information for Event


  • Wednesday, June 29 (8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m) Speakers & Exhibits, Open to the Public.
  • Thursday, June 30 (9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.) This time is for pre-scheduled follow-up meetings between attendees and members of the Game Changing Development Program Office. Interested parties will have the opportunity to sign up on Wednesday. There are no speakers this day and you must have a scheduled meeting to attend.

Accommodations: A block of rooms at the government rate have been reserved from June 27-July 1 at the Marriott Gateway located at 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia. The property is within walking distance to the meeting site. Reservations can be made here through May 24:

Identification: A government-issued photo identification will be needed at registration and may be required for building security. Foreign Nationals will be required to  show a passport and must contact by June 15 for admittance into the building.


Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact GCD Communications Manager Amy McCluskey at 757-633-7426 or with any questions.