John Powell

For the past 37 years John has been the President of JP Aerospace, America’s OTHER Space program. JPA specializes in high altitude airships, balloons, and manned artificial intelligence submarines and is the home of the PongSat student payload program. With two successful Kickstarters, the PongSat program has flown over 18,000 student experiments, more than all worlds space programs combined.

My Sessions

Kickstarter Space Exploration Creator Panel

Maker Stage

Kickstarter offers science enthusiasts, explorers, and innovators a unique opportunity to connect with an audience and gather the resources needed to bring ideas to life. We’ll hear from a panel of creators who leveraged the Kickstarter community to launch Space exploration projects. The creators behind Lightsail, ISS-Above, and PongSat will share how they approached crafting […]