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EASTASN-402A | Topics in International Technology Management Autumn 2017

US-ATMC 25th Anniversary Series of Public Seminars:  Theme for 2017

“The Rise of Commercial Space Businesses in Asia”

Thursdays, 4:30 – 5:50 pm

October 5 – December 7, 2017


Distinguished guest speakers present new trends among firms from Asia or targeting Asia with businesses related to outer space, including telecommunications, space debris removal, payload launch services, space medicine, etc.

Instructor: Richard Dasher <rdasher [at] stanford [dot] edu>
Course Assistant: TBA

** Stanford students: Register for EASTASN-402A (cross listed as EE-402A), one-unit seminar, pass-no credit; open to all majors with no prerequisites.

Open to the Public – no RSVP required



  • William R. Hewlett Teaching Center, Room 201, 370 Serra Mall, Stanford University [Google Map


  • Roth Way Garage, 345 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305 [Google Map]
  • Via Ortega Garage, Cross street is Panama and Via Ortega, Stanford, CA 94305 [Google Map]
  • Please check parking signs carefully to ensure that permitted parking and metered spaces are free after 4:00 pm. 

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E-mail Briana Burrows, Assistant Director, at <briana.burrows [at] stanford [dot] edu> with questions about the seminar series.

First Seminar on October 5th:

“Overview — The Evolution of Commercial Space Businesses: Is Now the Time for Asia?” 

with speaker

Rick Giarrusso

Founder and Managing Director at Finance Technology Leverage LLC


Emeline Paat-Dahlstrom

Faculty and Former Chief Impact Officer at Singularity University
Co-Founder and Senior Consultant at International Space Consultants
Fellow of the Edmund Hillary Fellowship, New Zealand


Please check back soon for more details.