Changes in military space put Colorado Springs at “epicenter” of revolution, leaders say // By: Tom Roeder // The Gazette

Radical changes in how the military views space, a new system for rapidly purchasing cutting-edge technologies and a push to mine small businesses for ideas were in the spotlight at the 34th annual Space Symposium at The Broadmoor last week.

Leaders say it’s the biggest shift in decades in how America approaches space. And from military brass to business types, it will have a large impact in the Pikes Peak region.

“Colorado Springs is at the epicenter of this revolution,” explained Brig. Gen. John Shaw as he addressed a Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce & EDC gathering during the closing hours of the symposium.

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