2017 Holiday Gala for Education
Join the SSPI Silicon Valley Chapter for a fireside chat with Blair Bigelow of Bigelow Aerospace and Astronaut Yvonne Cagle to discuss the future of LEO and Lunar missions.
The buffet and drinks are provided to support a fundraising auction of Gingerbread Satellites built by Chabot Space & Science Center students.
Proceeds support the SSPI education fund in partnership with the Chabot Galaxy Exploration program and several other teacher/student programs.
|Ms. Blair Bigelow works in Business Development at Bigelow Aerospace under the mentorship of her grandfather, President Robert T. Bigelow. In 2015, she earned a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) with a Concentration in Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University where she also earned a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Finance in 2014.||Dr. Yvonne Cagle is an astronaut for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), a Family Physician, and consulting professor for Stanford University’s department of cardiovascular medicine and its department of electrical engineering. Her groundbreaking work is preserving NASA legacy data while galvanizing NASA’s lead in global mapping, sustainable energies, green initiatives and disaster preparedness.|