Public Sector VC and Startups (Space + National Security)
Michael Moreno covers Space and National Security on the Worldwide Public Sector VC and Startups team at AWS. He advises startups primarily on go to market and fundraising strategy. Mike co-founded two startups in Dubai and has advised investors in space, defense, digital health, sustainability, cybersecurity, and adjacent markets.
Prior to working in tech, Mike served in the US Government for over a decade. He was a CIA Operations Officer, and held positions in the Departments of Defense and State. Mike has an MBA from UC Berkeley, a Master’s in International Affairs from Columbia University, and a BA in Organizational Studies from Pitzer College.
15 November 2023 | 12:30 - 13:10 | Panel : Investing in the future of space
Discussing regional and international investment trends in the space industry. What funding options are available for space startups? What are investors looking for in upcoming startups. What opportunities lie ahead for space startups? Our panel of space industry investors will answer all your questions.
16 November 2023 | 12:25 - 12:55 | Panel : Cyber Security – A top priority!
Discovering the best methods to build cyber resilience within the highly congested space domain to protect assets in orbit as well as on earth