an Explore Mars Event

May 16-18, 2023

The National Academy of Sciences Building

Washington D.C.

Gabriel Swiney

NASA | Senior Policy Advisor, Office of Technology, Policy, and Strategy
Gabriel Swiney is a Senior Policy Advisor at NASA, where he works in the Office of Technology, Policy, and Strategy. Gabriel is the author of a recent study on policy issues related to lunar exploration, another on policy issues related to NASA’s Moon to Mars objectives, and is currently leading a study on planetary protection. Gabriel is involved with all areas of space policy, including the development of norms of behavior and oversight of commercial entities. Prior to NASA, Gabriel’s previous work was at the U.S. Department of State, where he was responsible for international space law issues for the Department. Gabriel is one of the original authors of the Artemis Accords. He also teaches space law and policy at Harvard Law School and publishes on a range of space-related issues.