Scott Hatton

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Record number of papers to be presented at RISpace 2018

The RISpace programme has now been published. This year we are presenting a record number of papers – 45 oral papers and 9 posters will be presented at the 16th Reinventing Space Conference. There will additionally be three panels and eight keynote speeches. As usual we are pleased to see our papers reflect the trends …

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All ticket types now available for purchase

The following types of ticket are now available on the RISpace registration page: Full week standard rate tickets Standard day tickets for Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday Full week concession rate tickets Concession rate day tickets for Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday Gala Dinner tickets (Thursday)

The Double Edge Sword Of On-Orbit Servicing: A Blessing Or A Curse?

The Reinventing Space Conference is pleased to confirm the second panel which will be presented at the conference: “The Double Edge Sword Of On-Orbit Servicing: A Blessing Or A Curse?”. The panel will present on Thursday 1 November at No.4 Hamilton Place, London. Commercial satellite operators are excited about the potential of servicing their satellites once …

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The Impending SAR Wars: Who will prevail?

The 2018 Reinventing Space conference is happy to confirm its first panel titled “The Impending SAR Wars: Who will prevail?” According to industry analysis, the commercial Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) market size is estimated to exceed $3.5-4 billion (US) by 2024. High-resolution data and imagery for applications such as Earth observation, weather monitoring, biomass measurement, …

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RISpace dinner tickets now on sale

The dinner which closes this year’s Reinventing Space conference will host the 2018 Sir Arthur Clarke Awards. The Sir Arthur Clarke Awards recognise and reward those individuals and teams that have made notable or outstanding achievements in, or contributions to, all British space activities. Better known as ‘The Arthurs’, they have been presented annually since …

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RISpace Call For Abstracts extended to 9 July

The Call For Abstracts for this year’s Reinventing Space Conference has been extended to finish on Monday 9 July. The focus of the 2018 conference will be on the novel applications that are becoming commercially viable as space technology improves. These include space traffic control, space tourism, in-orbit servicing, debris removal and exploitation,  real-time video from space, space mining …

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Raytheon becomes RISpace bronze sponsor

We are happy to welcome Raytheon as a Bronze Corporate Partner to the British Interplanetary Society and thus to the 16th Reinventing Space conference and exhibition. The Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history …

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Call for Abstracts closes Monday 26 June 2018

The Call For Abstracts for this year’s Reinventing Space Conference closes at 09:00 British Summer Time on Monday 26 June. The focus of the 2018 conference will be on the novel applications that are becoming commercially viable as space technology improves. These include space traffic control, space tourism, in-orbit servicing, debris removal and exploitation,  real-time video from space, space …

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RISpace welcomes partner MyDearDrone

The 16th Reinventing Space conference is delighted to welcome a new media partner, MyDearDrone. MyDearDrone is an open-source educational solution to learn everything from industry guides, technology developments, analysis and much more about drones and technologies associated with drones. The general public tends to think of drones as either military tools of war or hardware …

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The 2018 Sir Arthur Clarke Awards Open for Nominations

  The Arthur C. Clarke Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of nominations for the 2018 Sir Arthur Clarke Awards. The British Interplanetary Society has again been selected by the Foundation to organise and manage the awards.   The Sir Arthur Clarke Awards recognise and reward those individuals and teams that have made notable …

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