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The Ride into Space

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Kristian von Bengtson discusses the challenges met developing space crafts in a nonprofit environment, plus political and legal loopholes which help to keep an amateur space program on track.

Bio

Kristian von Bengtson has been working for more than 10 years as an architect on human space flight systems. Together with Peter Madsen, he founded a non-profit suborbital space endeavor in Copenhagen. Their mission is to launch human beings into space on privately built rockets and spacecraft. In 2011 together with Peter Madsen, Kristian was nominated for a World Technology Award.

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“BUILD STUFF” Conference is a Software Development Conference created for developers, team leaders, software architects and technical project managers. Our goal is to bring world class speakers to share innovations, latest developments, new trends and directions in software development world to the Baltics.

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Feb 06, 2014

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