SSW General Manager Ulysses Maclaren is joined by the one and only Richard Campbell to talk about the Artemis Program, the plans and reasons for a Moon Base, and what it could mean for humanity in the next 50 years.

About the speakers

Ulysses MacLaren & Richard Campbell

Ulysses MacLaren

Ulysses is the General Manager of SSW and has been managing the team since 2006.

His passion is making sure that all the guys at SSW feel like a family, while always improving their skill sets and challenging them to constantly expand their horizons.

Ulysses is the Scrum Master for internal development teams, the design, video, and marketing teams, as well as client projects. Integrity, transparency, and a smooth running team are all very important to him. He's also a Power BI guru.

In his spare time, he is one of Australia's top Salsa teachers and is the 10​ times Australian Salsa Champion, 5 times Australian Bachata Champion, and part of the Bachata World Champion team, Modus Vivendi.

Richard Campbell

Richard Campbell wrote his first line of code in 1977. His career has spanned the computing industry both on the hardware and software sides, development and operations.

He was a co-founder of Strangeloop Networks, acquired by Radware in 2013 and was on the board of directors of Telerik which was acquired by Progress Software in 2014. Today he is a consultant and advisor to a number of successful technology firms and is the founder and chairman of Humanitarian Toolbox (www.htbox.org), a public charity that builds open source software for disaster relief.

Richard is also the host of two podcasts: .NET Rocks! (www.dotnetrocks.com) for .NET developers and RunAs Radio (www.runasradio.com) for IT Professionals.

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