Kevin Stube helped start the first, and all subsequent, IAF Young Professionals Programme at the International Astronautical Federation as a vehicle to offer more opportunities to young people and people from developing countries in the aerospace industry. He is the Chair of the IAF Workforce Development and Young Professionals Programme Committee and a member of the IAF Technical Advisory Committee for the Cultural Uses of Space (ITTACUS), and the Entrepreneurship and Investment Committee as well as a member of several award selection panels for more than 10 years.
Richard Danzig is a Senior Advisor to the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory, a consultant to the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), Chair of the Advisory Panel for Idaho National Laboratories’ Innovation Center, and a member of the Toyota Research Institute Advisory Board. He is also a member of the Defense Policy Board, The President’s Intelligence Advisory Board, and the Homeland Security Secretary’s Advisory Council, a Trustee of Reed College and of the RAND Corporation, a Director of the Center for a New American Security and a Director of Saffron Hill Ventures (a European investment firm). Dr. Danzig was a Professor of contract law at Stanford and Harvard Universities between 1972 and 1977. He was the Under Secretary of the Navy between 1993 and 1997 before serving as the 71st Secretary of the Navy from November 1998 to January 2001.