Space Symposium 2022 Conference Wire: Who's Missing?

It's Russia, of course.

Officials from some 40 nations are slated to attend the 37th Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colorado, but the Roscosmos representatives who usually show up aren't expected, conference organizers say, because so many companies and countries have cut ties with the Russian space agency following Vladimir Putin's order to invade Ukraine. 

Watch a preview of the conference's main speakers and themes, here