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Monday 9 November

Pre-conference Day

Those who have chosen to arrive in Oxford early are welcome to attend our Monday afternoon “pre-conference” at the Randolph Hotel, our conference venue.

 

9novIf you cannot commit to attending the whole of RIspace 2015, Monday-only day tickets are available here.
Monday tickets cost £99 ( £118.80 including VAT)

 

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14:00 REGISTRATION OPENS
Delegates may register early as we gather at the foyer of the Randolph Hotel Ballroom for the “Pre conference” session
14:30 EXHIBITOR SET UP
Exhibitors are invited to set up their stands for the exhibition which will commence on Tuesday
14:45 SPACE DEBRIS SPECIAL SESSION Chaired by Stuart Eves, SSTL
14:45 Welcome and introduction – Stuart Eves (SSTL)
15:00 The problem of space debris – Hugh Lewis (University of Southampton)
15:30 Just-in-Time Collision Avoidance (JCA) – Darren McKnight (Integrity Apps)
16:00 Space debris mitigation  – Philippe Moreels (Astroscale)
16:30 A review of space debris related activities at Airbus Defence and Space – Andrew Ratcliffe (Airbus DS)
17:00 COFFEE BREAK
17:15 Session conclusions
17:25 END OF THE SPACE DEBRIS SESSION
17:30 SOCIAL EVENT: WALKING TOUR OF OXFORD
Please sign up at the registration desk on Monday for a walking tour of central Oxford. This lasts 1 hour 15 minutes. We meet in the Morse Bar of the Randolph Hotel and return there at 18:45
19:00 SPACEPORTS EVENING Chaired by Adam Baker, Kingston University

  • Introduction
  • Spaceplanes, vertical launch and other use
  • Horizontal launch options
  • UK Spaceport business analysis
  • Pitches by UK Spaceport contenders
  • Audience Q&A

Jointly organised by the British Interplanetary Society and Catena Space

 

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