UAG Second Meeting - November 15, 2018. by Editor | Jul 17, 2017 | Blog. President Donald Trump holds up an executive order that he signed during a meeting of the National Space Council at the East Room of the White House June 18, 2018 in Washington, DC. Please note that the National Space Council is a component of the Executive Office of the President (aka White House), not the Department of Commerce. According to Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, this is a primary complaint of space companies. Dr. Scott Pace . “Space is a place where there is now tens of billions of dollars” in infrastructure, says Mark Albrecht, the executive secretary of the National Space Council from 1989 to 1992. Editor’s Note: Scott Pace has been a long time adviser to the National Space-based Positioning, Navigation, and Timing Advisory Board. Pace is the Director of the Space Policy Institute and Professor of Practice of International Affairs at George Washington University. Final for Delivery and Public Distribution Embargoed Before Delivery of Remarks .
Press Release From: White House Posted: Thursday, February 13, 2020 . WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump signed a long-awaited executive order June 30 re-establishing the National Space Council. 1 . The National Space Council (Council) was established by Title V of Public Law 100-685 and Executive Order 12675 of April 20, 1989 (Establishing the National Space Council). Scott Pace, the director of the Space Policy Institute at George Washington University, will be the Council’s executive secretary Today, President Donald J. Trump signed an Executive Order to include the U.S. Secretary of Energy as a member of the National Space Council. Pace is currently Director of the Space Policy Institute and Professor of Practice of International Affairs at George Washington University (GWU). The White House announced today that President Trump intends to appoint Scott Pace to be Executive Secretary of the National Space Council. The final recommendation suggests that the Council’s executive secretary, Scott Pace, work to develop recommendations for export control reform by the end of 2018. “The Department of Energy is proud to become an official member of the National Space Council to further efforts toward American leadership in scientific advancement and space exploration,” said U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette. Secretary Ross Remarks to National Space Council, May 2020 He is a big supporter of Protect, Toughen, Augment, and is eminently well qualified for this new role. Scott Pace to Be National Space Council’s Executive Secretary.
This is bolstered and optimized by the experience and professionalism of Scott Pace, the National Space Council’s executive secretary. Scott Pace, the director of The George Washington University Space Policy Institute, will fill the position. Membership of the Council. “The Department of Energy’s research and capabilities have long contributed to American space exploration priorities,” Scott Pace, executive secretary of the council, said in the statement. UAG Third Meeting - April 8, 2019. UAG Membership Roster.