Space Tech Conference

8th Annual Conference: Securing your place in space: accelerating system development through new partnerships and innovative technologies


Space Tech Conference 2019 - Overview

The space industry is currently undergoing a transformation where new partnerships and business models are implemented to make sure business becomes more agile, fast and cost-efficient. This approach will affect space system development, technology requirements for future missions and new processes for supply chain management. 

Space Tech Expo 2019 covers specific focus areas that reflect these changes through various focus areas including: Industry 4.0; Space Systems; Components, Parts and Assemblies; and Testing. The conference represents these industry sectors and will kick off with high-level industry challenges going all the way through to new technology implementation within the supply chain and on the manufacturing floor. 

What will you gain from attending the Space Tech Conference 2019:

  • A closer look on the new private and public partnerships in the industry, from a gov / mil, civil and commercial point of view
  • An understanding of changes in the launch systems and satellite industries as well as the latest developments regarding low-Earth orbit (LEO) commercialization and beyond
  • An update on challenges and developments regarding space system technology such as autonomous systems and advanced propulsion systems
  • An introduction and masterclass on the new ways of manufacturing: the challenges and opportunities of implementing industry 4.0 technologies on the manufacturing floor and into the space supply chain

Who attends Space Tech Conference?

  • C-level, senior leadership and decision makers
  • (Senior) engineering professionals for various technologies and systems
  • Supply chain managers
  • Procurement and business development professionals 


From the following organizations: 

  • US DoD organizations
  • Space agencies
  • Prime organizations / Tier 1 system integrators
  • Tier 2 subsystem suppliers
  • Tier 3 components, parts and assembly suppliers
  • Start-ups

Speakers include:

Venue Address

Pasadena Convention Center
East Green Street
Pasadena, California

Opening Hours

Monday May 20, 2019 - 4:30pm-8:30pm 
Exhibition preview (invited guests only)

Tuesday May 21, 2019 - 9:00am - 5:30pm 
Exhibition open to all industry trade visitors

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 9:00am - 4:00pm 
Exhibition open to all industry trade visitors 


Monday May 20, 2019 - Workshops
Registration open 08:30am
Workshops 10:00am - 4.15pm 

Tuesday May 21, 2019 - Conference 
Registration open 07:30am
Conference - 08:30am-4:30pm

Wednesday May 22, 2019 - Conference
Registration open 07:30am
Conference - 08:30am-4.30pm

Book a hotel

We have secured competitive rates at select hotels close to the Pasadena Convention Center. Click here to book. 

Contact Us

For event enquiries, email [email protected] or call +44 1273 916 300 (Europe) +1 855 436 8683 (US & Canada)

***Disclaimer: Smarter Shows reserves the right to amend speakers, topics and scheduling at any time. This website is updated regularly to reflect such changes.