cordially invite you to a seminar given by Ben Shelef on the
Space Elevator From Science Fiction to Science Reality"
December 6th, 7PM
Who: Silicom Ventures members only, limited space,
based on availability.
Please RSVP to info@silicomventures.
Space Elevator is probably the most daring Space access proposal on
the drawing boards today, promising to open a literal gateway from
Earth to space and enable large-scale space commercialization. This
presentation by the Spaceward Foundation is a light-technical talks
that covers the history, basic concept, and future prospects of the
the Speaker: Ben Shelef is the Founder and CEO of Spaceward
Foundation. Ben is an aerospace engineer by day, Ben dons the mask
and cape of space crusader by night, and engages in daring escapades
such as Space Elevator games and robotic challenges. Ben holds a
B.Sc. in electrical and computer engineering from the Technion university
in Haifa, Israel. He previously worked on ground and space based
astronomical instrument design, and is now working as director of
Marketing at g2-engineering in Mountain View, CA.