Matthew Schaefer is an expert in the fields of international law and space, cyber & telecommunications law. He has nearly two decades of law teaching experience and has taught courses in international law, international trade law, international business transactions, foreign relations law and policy, space law, and cyber law. He authored a 40-page white paper on commercial space liability issues that was circulated among Congress, the White House, NASA, as well as industry, and that was the focus of the program’s 6th Annual Washington, DC conference in November 2013. The U.S. Congress adopted two central recommendations from the article in Public Law 114-90 (signed into law Nov. 2015). He is frequent speaker on current topics in space law across the country.