Understanding Space Security

A professional development course designed to explore the technical, budgetary, and policy issues in the U.S. national security space enterprise.

Next Course: Fall 2019

Offered at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Understanding Space Security is led by space security experts, including former senior military and civilian space leaders, industry practitioners, and space security scholars. Participants have the opportunity to learn and network with other professionals interested in understanding the space domain, the evolution of space policy, and the future of the U.S. national security space enterprise. Participants take part in lectures and group discussions, culminating in an international space crisis tabletop exercise.

Applicants should have a demonstrated interest in international security, space policy, missile defense, or other related areas.

Designed for working professionals, Understanding Space Security is held at CSIS’ headquarters in Washington, D.C., over the course of three days.

Next Course: Fall 2019

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