IECL's Chief Engineer, Ian Cash, presented the CASSIOPeiA Solar Power Satellite design - which has been hailed as a 'substantial conceptual breakthrough' - to the National Space Society's International Space Development Conference (ISDC 2018), held in Los Angeles in May 2018.
ISDC 2018 was attended by space professionals and leading industry names, including Buzz Aldrin and Jeff Bezos.
Ian's introduction to the concept (slides below) was universally well received.
"The most interesting new sunsat concept that I have seen in decades!"
[Philip K. Chapman, former NASA astronaut]