This latest in the Academy’s Innovation in... series of events will showcase a selection of some of the most recent advances in space technologies and space-enabled services, focussing on innovations that have successfully reached market or are expected to in the next 5 to 10 years.
Topics will include small satellites, telecommunications using satellite constellations, earth observation and access to space. A panel discussion with key leaders in the sector will explore the future for space innovation, and the wider social, political and economic issues.
Professor Sir Martin Sweeting FREng FRS, Executive Chairman of Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd, will deliver the introductory presenation as well as chair the afternoon. Other speakers and panellists include:
Dr Tony Azzarelli, One Web
Professor Paul Monks, Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry and Earth Observation Science, University of Leicester
Catherine Mealing-Jones, Director for Growth, UK Space Agency
Paul Febvre, Chief Technology Officer, Satellite Applications Catapult
Colin Paynter, Managing Director, Airbus Space and Defence Ltd
For more information on sessions, see full programme below.
Throughout the afternoon, there will be an exhibition available for viewing and the confirmed exhibitors are as follows:
Oxford Space Systems
Magna Parva Ltd
Mars Space Ltd
Telespazio VEGA UK Ltd
Thomas Keating Ltd
National Nuclear Laboratory
Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd
The meeting will be followed by a drinks reception.
Tickets cost £20.00 including VAT.
For more information, please contact Events team .