Gateway to Space 2020 has ended
“As long as we are a single-planet species, we are vulnerable to extinction by a planet-wide catastrophe, natural or self-induced. Once we become a multi-planet species, our chances to live long and prosper will take a huge leap skyward.”  – David Grinspoon

This event is free but to attend you must register via Zoom in advance:
Each person will receive a Zoom link for the event.

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Friday, December 11 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Gateway to Space Awards, Annual Meeting, and Virtual Reception
8:00 PM - Gateway to Space Awards

Awards will be given to the original founders of St. Louis Space Frontier and Venture Cafe'.

8:40 PM – Annual Meeting

8:50 PM - Virtual Reception (bring your own snacks!)

avatar for Michael Mackowski

Michael Mackowski

Founder, St. Louis Space Frontier
Mike is receiving a Gateway to Space award.Michael J. Mackowski is a retired spacecraft engineer whose career spanned 45 years. He has worked on such programs as Landsat 8, the Fermi and Swift gamma ray observatories, the Iridium communications satellite constellation, several other... Read More →
avatar for Erv Baumann

Erv Baumann

Founder, St Louis Space Frontier
Erv Baumann will be receiving a Gateway to Space award.Erv BaumannSt. Louis Space Frontier Co-FounderLead Systems EngineerThe Boeing CompanyBioSketchEducation and CareerBachelor of Electrical Engineering – 1975Master of Systems Engineering – 201545 Years in Engineering… almost... Read More →

Tyler Mathews

Executive Director, Venture Café | St. Louis
Venture Cafe' and Tyler Mathews is a Gateway to Space awardee.Tyler Mathews is the Executive Director of Venture Café St. Louis a nonprofit connecting entrepreneurs, through a free workspace, an incubator for educators, and weekly gathering that host more than 24,000 people a year... Read More →

Friday December 11, 2020 8:00pm - 9:30pm CST