Greg Autry

Fighting for space, not over it.

Public Speaking

Greg Autry’s insights into our future in space are engaging and based on a deep understanding of the technology, economics and politics of space.

– Michael López-Alegría, NASA Astronaut, Former President of the Commercial Spaceflight Federation

Dr. Autry’s research, writing and service have been critically important in the development of our nation’s bold commitment to the commercial development of space.

– Newt Gingrich

Dr. Autry is a dynamic and interesting speaker who interacts well with his audience. His knowledge, his experience and his obvious grasp of the subject matter is apparent to everyone who listens.

– Jeff Fisher, South Coast Investment Advisors, Newport Beach CA

Greg is available to speak on:

New Space – Commercial Space, the next big thing. Why so many billionaires are pouring money into space and how it will establish a competitive national advantage for the U.S. How will the traditional firms adapt to this market disruption?
Space Exploration – Where we have been and are are going in the Solar System and beyond. How we will get there and what the international competition is up to.
Entrepreneurship – Understand the New Entrepreneurial Dynamic.
Economics – Forecasting the Business Cycle and capturing strategic advantage
China & Trade – Economics, Espionage, Policy, Human Rights and corporate “China Risk.” “Free trade” is being swept away. Understanding the new world order in trade. 

Greg is available to consult on:

Space – What to know when entering or investing in Commercial Space. Space markets, the opportunities, the competitive landscape (domestic and international), the politics of space and the evolving role of government.
The Changing Paradigm in Trade – The 20th century “free trade” paradigm is under fire across the Western World. What does that mean to businesses in the 21st century? What is likely to happen, where are the risks and were are the opportunities in the new trade regime?
Understanding and Mitigating  your Corporate China Risk and Security – Is your business too dependent on China? Is your intellectual property safe? What can you do about it and remain competitive?

Previous and Coming Appearances:

  • Space Tech Investment Forum, San Francisco, CA, August 30, 2017
  • Eagle Forum, The Heritage Foundation, Washington DC, July 19, 2017
  • UC Irvine, Merage School of Business, Irvine CA, June 24, 2017
  • Defense Forum Foundation, Capitol Hill (Rayburn), Washington DC, June 23, 2017
  • International Space Development Conference, St. Louis, MO, May 25, 2017
  • Space Technology Expo, Pasadena, CA May 23, 2017
  • South Coast Investment Advisors, Irvine, CA October 1, 2016
  • Eagle Forum, St. Louis MO, September 16, 2016
  • Space Tech Investment Forum, San Francisco, CA, August, 2016
  • Human Rights Forum, San Marcos, CA, October 1, 2015
  • South Coast Investment Advisors, Newport Beach, CA September 27, 2015
  • Space Tech Investment Forum, San Francisco, CA, September, 2015
  • NCIS+FBI: Red Dart Security Summit, Durham, NC, September 12, 2014
  • AIAA Space 2014 Conference, San Diego, CA, August 3, 2014
  • Friends of Taiwan, Taiwan Center, Rosemead, CA, July 26, 2014
  • Security Storage, Ritz Carlton, Laguna Beach, CA, July 15, 2014
  • Defense Forum Foundation, Capitol Hill, Washington DC, September 20, 2013
  • Eagle Forum, Washington DC, September 14, 2013
  • Eagle Forum, The Heritage Foundation, Washington DC July 19, 2013
  • FBI Twin Cities Security Partnership, Minneapolis, MN. , July 10, 2013
  • FBI and Infragard, Mall of America Great Room, Bloomington, MN. , July 9, 2013
  • FBI Research Technology Protection Conference, Clearwater & Orlando, FL. , April 25, 26 2013
  • Testimony to Committee on Foreign Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives – March 21, 2013 – Washington DC
  • CPA Manufacturing in the Golden State, San Diego, CA., February 14, 2013
  • Free Thinking Film Festival, Ottawa, Canada, November 2, 2012
  • Formosa Association of Public Affairs, September 30
  • Testimony to Committee on Foreign Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives – March 28, 2012 – Washington DC
  • U.S. House of Representatives January 14 (Rayburn 2103), U.S. Senate January 15 (Russell 328a)
  • OC Federation of Republican Women, January 2
  • Canadian Parliament – November 2 – Ottawa, Canada
  • Newport Harbor Republican Women’s Luncheon – October 27 – Pacific Club, Newport Beach, CA
  • SouthCoast Investment Advisors – October 22 – Newport Beach Marriott
  • China Democratic Revolution Federation: Commemorating the Centenary of the 1911 Revolution and the Annual Remembrance of the Tiananmen Massacre– May 28, 29 – New York City
  • Washington Press Club (public) – June 16 – Washington DC
  • China Panel Talk (congress and staff) – June 16 4PM – Capitol Hill, Washington DC

Book Greg

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