Add to Calendar Europe/London DD/MM/YYYY 4/5/2020 18:004/5/2020 19:30ONLINE - Royal Academy of Engineering and Royal Society of Edinburgh joint eventThe Royal Society of Edinburgh, 22-26 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PQ, Scotland

Public event

The Academy has been actively monitoring and following advice about Covid-19 over the past few weeks and we have taken the decision to hold this event online. 

Satellite data services are integrated into many aspects of our lives, from satellite navigation through to environmental monitoring. At this joint Royal Society of Edinburgh / Royal Academy of Engineering event, a panel of experts will discuss the broad range of ways in which space technology is used and how Scotland is helping lead the way in developing the space technologies of the future.


Professor Dame Ann Glover DBE FRS FRSE, President, Royal Society of Edinburgh


Professor Malcolm Macdonald, Chair of Space Technology, University of Strathclyde

Sarah Middlemiss, Space Programme Manager, Ecometrica

Dr Pamela Anderson, Clyde Space Limited

Professor Colin McInnes MBE FREng FRSE, James Watt Chair, Professor of Engineering Science, University of Glasgow

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Further information about how to view the event will be available shortly, on the Royal Society of Edinburgh website

If you have any questions, please contact Lucy Webb, Events Coordinator at the Royal Academy of Engineering.