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RISpace 2017 schedule

Tuesday 24 October 2017

The first full day of Reinventing Space 2017 is dedicated to technology and Low Earth Orbit (LEO). Papers are focused on the new services and commercial opportunities that are under-development for our Near Earth Environment. From mega-constellations that will deliver global high-speed internet to on-orbit servicing and commercial debris removal missions, commercial expansion of our Near …

Wednesday 25 October 2017

The second day of Reinventing Space 2017 is dedicated to access to space and commercialisation. Access to Space concerns the new vehicles, technologies and operational concepts that are radically reducing the cost to reach orbit. Small launchers, reusability and commercial rideshare partnerships, all promise to open up the space frontier and are the focus of …

Thursday 26 October 2017

The third day of Reinventing Space 2017 features ideas beyond LEO – applications and looking to the far future. The Beyond Earth Orbit session will explore the plans to expand beyond Earth orbit, both for exploration and exploitation of new resources. Resources from the moon, Mars and Near Earth Asteroids all have great promise for …

Friday 27 October 2017

Friday was an optional day at Reinventing Space 2017 and we organised a site visit to both Clyde Space and SPIRE.