David Logsdon Posts

  • SLS and Orion: The Artemis Generation’s Apollo

    Feb 12, 2020, 16:05 PM by David Logsdon
    Comprised of a new era of explorers, supporters and enthusiasts, the Artemis Generation will experience humanity’s next giant leap as we establish a sustainable lunar presence and push the boundaries of human exploration to Mars.
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  • How the U.S. and Brazil Could Accelerate the Space Race

    Nov 28, 2018, 21:35 PM by David Logsdon
    The U.S. and Brazil are working to build a bilateral space partnership to put satellites in orbit as efficiently as possible – with the help of the CompTIA Space Enterprise Council.
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  • CompTIA Space Enterprise Council SEC Focuses on Space Weather and National Land Imaging, Experts Call for Updates to Current US Policy

    May 18, 2018, 15:00 PM by David Logsdon
    On May 15th, the CompTIA Space Enterprise Council hosted Michael Bonadonna, Executive Secretary, Space Weather Operations, Research and Mitigation, NOAA and John Cullen, Senior Advisor for Program Strategy, National Land Imaging, US Department of the Interior. Bonadonna is the US lead for our country’s space weather policy.
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  • Congress Tackles Blockchain and the Supply Chain

    May 18, 2018, 13:37 PM by David Logsdon
    On May 8th, CompTIA Advocacy attended the House Subcommittee on Oversight and Subcommittee on Research and Technology hearing “Leveraging Blockchain Technology to Improve Supply Chain Management and Combat Counterfeit Goods.”
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  • White House Artificial Intelligence Summit: Future of AI

    May 18, 2018, 13:36 PM by David Logsdon
    On May 10, CompTIA attended the Artificial Intelligence for American Industry Summit hosted by the White House. Discussion centered around the promise of AI and the policies that are needed to realize that promise for the American people and maintain U.S. leadership in the age of artificial intelligence.
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  • Update on FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018

    Apr 27, 2018, 15:00 PM by David Logsdon
    On Thursday, The House of Representatives began consideration of H.R. 4, the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 – a bipartisan, five-year bill to reauthorize the programs of the Federal Aviation Administration, provide long-term stability for the Nation’s aviation community, invest in U.S. airports, and make necessary reforms to improve American competitiveness and safety in aviation. There were a number of amendments offered, focusing on drones. CompTIA submitted comments on the amendments, supporting one amendment while voicing our dissent with another.
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  • NASA Leadership Speaks at November CompTIA Space Enterprise Council Meeting about the Future of Human Space Exploration

    Nov 16, 2017, 20:50 PM by David Logsdon
    At this month’s CompTIA Space Enterprise Council meeting this week, Jason Crusan, Director of the Advanced Exploration Systems (AES) Division within the Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate (HEOMD) presented an in-depth vision for both deep space exploration and technology innovation at the November 14th SEC meeting.
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  • CompTIA Space Enterprise Council Hosts the Brazilian Minister of Defense

    Nov 16, 2017, 19:18 PM by David Logsdon
    During the week of November 6th, the CompTIA Space Enterprise Council sent letters to Scott Pace, Executive Secretary for the National Space Council and Landon Loomis, Special Advisor for Western Hemisphere and Global Economics, Office of the Vice President calling on the Administration to pursue a Technology Safeguard Agreement (TSA) between the US and Brazil.
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  • BlockChain and Cybersecurity - A Primer

    Oct 30, 2017, 14:42 PM by David Logsdon
    Blockchain technology has a large potential to transform business operating models in the long term. The use of blockchain technology promises to bring significant efficiencies to global supply chains, financial transactions, asset ledgers and decentralized social networking. What is blockchain technology?
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  • Autonomous Vehicle Legislation Passes the Senate Commerce Committee, Full Senate Vote Next

    Oct 10, 2017, 16:58 PM by David Logsdon
    On Wednesday, October 4th, the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee passed legislation that paved the way for fast tracking the autonomous vehicle industry. The American Vision for Safer Transportation through Advancement of Revolutionary Technologies (AV START) Act aims to clarify the role of both federal and state government in the autonomous vehicle ecosystem.
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