International Space Development Conference

Andrea Harrington

Featured Speaker: Andrea Harrington

McGill University

Andrea Harrington is currently a doctoral candidate and Erin JC Arsenault Fellow in Space Governance at the McGill University Institute of Air and Space Law, where she has served as an Aisenstadt Teaching Fellow and been the recipient of the International Aviation Women’s Association Scholarship and the Setsuko-Ushioda-Aoki Prize. She is also an attorney admitted to the bar in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Andrea holds an LLM in Air and Space Law, also from McGill, as well as a JD from the University of Connecticut School of Law, a Master of Science in European Politics and Governance from the London School of Economics, and a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and History from Boston University. Andrea has held a short-term contract position at Secure World Foundation as a Jr. Project Manager and, prior to seeking her doctorate, has worked in the financial compliance and insurance fields (at Bank of America and Beazley Group, respectively). Andrea’s LLM thesis focused on the protection of cultural heritage in space, while her doctoral thesis is centered on insurance and liability issues for the commercial space industry.