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AIAA Hosting NASA’s Bhavya Lal for Policy Webinar

By SpaceRef Editor
February 8, 2022
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The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) will host Bhavya Lal, NASA Associate Administrator, Office of Technology, Policy, and Strategy, for an ASCENDxWebinar, 12 p.m. EST, Tuesday, Feb. 15. The webinar is sponsored by Jacobs. Registration for the free Zoom event is open now, however participation is limited:


Register for ASCENDxWebinar: Policy Discussion with NASA’s Bhavya Lal


During the webinar, Dr. Lal will speak about NASA’s newly established Office of Technology, Policy, and Strategy, its responsibilities, how it will support the Biden Administration’s priorities, and review other agency activities. The session will include questions from the webinar moderator, as well as those attending the Zoom event, using the chat function.


Powered by AIAA, ASCEND stands for Accelerating Space Commerce, Exploration and New Discovery. ASCENDx events accelerate momentum toward the October ASCEND apex event.


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AIAA Media Contact: Rebecca Gray,, 804-397-5270

NASA Headquarters Media Contact: Robert Margetta,, 202-358-0918


About AIAA

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) is the world’s largest aerospace technical society. With nearly 30,000 individual members from 91 countries, and 100 corporate members, AIAA brings together industry, academia, and government to advance engineering and science in aviation, space, and defense. For more information, visit, and follow AIAA on TwitterFacebook,LinkedIn, and Instagram.



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SpaceRef staff editor.