Adam is the Executive Director of Strategy and Policy at the Australian Space Agency (the Agency), commencing in the role when the Agency launched operations in July 2018. Adam has responsibility for civil space policy matters in the Agency, as well as the development and implementation of the Agency’s investment plan, and the strategy to grow and transform Australia’s space industry.
Adam has extensive industry policy and program experience in the defence and aerospace sectors, working in a range or roles for the Australian government in the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science. Before joining the Department in 2009, Adam worked in several roles in the private sector in Australia and abroad. He has worked in the development of observatory systems for optical astronomy and laser ranging, as well as in the development of military, industrial and consumer products.
Time & room
9.30 am–9.55 am in Hall M
Mr Adam Seedsman Executive Director, Strategy and Policy