Innovative technologies are reshaping almost every industry, presenting new business cases and changing our daily lives.
These technologies are hyper-connecting the world and offering new ways to interact. Many of these innovations extend to space platforms, in addition to their earth-bound applications; others are space-centric.
The regulatory, commercial, and strategic parameters framing these new technologies present new considerations within (and outside) the framework of existing precedent, and will require the development of new rules and contractual safeguards to address these innovations. Some thoughts on these new parameters are set forth in this article, including how to turn them into advantages instead of hurdles.