The Buzz with ACT-IAC

From Earth to the Moon and Mars with Space Architect Sam Ximenes

June 22, 2021 Episode 13
The Buzz with ACT-IAC
From Earth to the Moon and Mars with Space Architect Sam Ximenes
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The Buzz with ACT-IAC
From Earth to the Moon and Mars with Space Architect Sam Ximenes
Jun 22, 2021 Episode 13

This week, the Buzz with ACT-IAC presents the second in a series of episodes exploring some of the innovative people and organizations of Port San Antonio.

Colin Larsen talks with Sam Ximenes, space architect and CEO of XArc, an interplanetary architecture firm. Sam is also the Founder and Board Chair of the WEX Foundation, which provides space-STEM education programs for disadvantaged youth in the San Antonio area.

They discuss constructing habitats and commercial interests on the Moon and Mars, spaceport infrastructure on Earth, and how the government interacts with private industry to drive the space industry.

More about XArc: https://explorationarchitecture.com/
More about the WEX Foundation: https://www.wexfoundation.org/
Sam's talk from TEDxSan Antonio: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nag3RH5v2Z4

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Show Notes

This week, the Buzz with ACT-IAC presents the second in a series of episodes exploring some of the innovative people and organizations of Port San Antonio.

Colin Larsen talks with Sam Ximenes, space architect and CEO of XArc, an interplanetary architecture firm. Sam is also the Founder and Board Chair of the WEX Foundation, which provides space-STEM education programs for disadvantaged youth in the San Antonio area.

They discuss constructing habitats and commercial interests on the Moon and Mars, spaceport infrastructure on Earth, and how the government interacts with private industry to drive the space industry.

More about XArc: https://explorationarchitecture.com/
More about the WEX Foundation: https://www.wexfoundation.org/
Sam's talk from TEDxSan Antonio: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nag3RH5v2Z4

Subscribe on your favorite podcast platform to never miss an episode! For more from ACT-IAC, follow us on Twitter @ACTIAC or visit http://www.actiac.org.