Monthly Archive: August 2017

Aug 16

57 space startups that are charting the final frontier

NASA’s embrace of private spaceflight has paved the way for private sector investments, and funding to “new space” companies has rocketed as a result. With rocket and satellite development costs falling, a regulatory embrace of private spaceflight (‘new space’), and better remote sensing and data analytics capabilities, funding to space tech companies has rocketed from …

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Aug 14

RISpace 2017 schedule online

The schedule for the main three days of the 15th Reinventing Space Conference and Exhibition (RISpace) is now online. The focus of the 2017 conference will be on the novel applications that are becoming commercially viable as space technology improves. These include space tugs; space tourism; satellite refuelling; debris removal; debris exploitation; manufacturing in orbit; …

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Aug 10

RISpace accommodation service is open

The dedicated accommodation website for the Reinvention Space Conference 2017 is now live and available for booking. Please visit: www.peoplemakeglasgow.com/rispace2017. The booking deadline for all RISpace discounts and allocations is 11 September 2017 (six weeks prior to the start of the conference). After the close of the dedicated accommodation service on 12 September, you may use …

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