SPACE TECH EXPO USA 2020 RESCHEDULED DUE TO COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS).

NEW DATES ANNOUNCED: AUGUST 10 – 12, 2020

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 CONFERENCE AGENDA-AT-A-GLANCE

BUILDING THE BRIDGE BETWEEN COMMERCIAL SPACE, NATIONAL SECURITY AND EXPLORATION & SCIENCE

Over two days the Space Tech Expo Conference will cover the theme of building bridges between commercial space, national security and exploration, bringing together key stakeholders to discuss cutting edge examples of technology development and collaboration. The conference will also address other key areas of collaboration, including rapid technology innovation and lifting new technologies, such as additive manufacturing, to the next level in space.

FOR THE FIRST TIME, THE CONFERENCE WILL BE COMPLETELY FREE!

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FIRST SPEAKERS CONFIRMED INCLUDE:

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DAY 1 - August 11, 2020

From LEO to Lunar: Establishing a Safe and Sustainable On-orbit Economy

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TRACK 1: COLLABORATORS & INNOVATORS

 

9:20AM - 9:30AM
Welcome remarks


09:30AM - 10:45AM
Plenary Keynotes


10:45AM - 11:15AM
Morning Break


11:15AM - 12:15PM
Fireside Chats: Securing the Future of the US in Space: Advancing Partnerships Between Civil, Military and Commercial Organizations


12:15PM - 1:15PM
Lunch Break


1:15PM - 2:30PM
Panel: The Time is Now: Prolonging Missions, Reducing Costs and Contributing to Space Safety with On-orbit Servicing 


 2:30PM - 3:00PM 
Afternoon Break


 3:00PM - 4:15PM
Panel: Defining the Shape of In-space Infrastructures to Return Back to the Moon


 

END OF DAY ONE

 

 


TRACK 2: TECHNOLOGY ENABLERS

 

9:20AM - 9:30AM
Session Taking Place on Conference Stage


9:30AM - 11:15AM
Session Taking Place on Conference Stage


11:15AM - 12:15PM
Showcase: Selecting COTS vs Custom Built Electrical Systems for All Missions


12:15PM - 1:15PM
Lunch Break


1:15PM - 2:30PM
Tech Talks: Advancing Robotics to Progress Manufacturing Management and Mission Optimization


2:30PM - 3:00PM
Afternoon Break


3:00PM - 4:15PM
Tech Talks: Utilizing Smart Manufacturing and Rapid Fabrication to Reduce Production Times 


 

END OF DAY ONE 

 

 

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Day 2 - August 12, 2020
Down to Earth Day: Enhancing Space Manufacturing Technologies for Future Missions

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TRACK 1: COLLABORATORS & INNOVATORS

 

9:20AM - 10:30AM
Welcome Remarks and Panel: Strengthening the Communications Backbone to Enhance Security and Faster Signals


10:30AM - 11:00AM
Morning Break


11:00AM - 12:15PM
Panel: Additive Manufacturing: Accomplishing Large Formats and Standards Qualification Agreements to Realize Fast Integral Space System Design 


12:15PM - 1:15PM
Lunch Break


1:15PM - 2:30PM
Panel: Getting Our Heads in the (Data) Clouds: Overcoming Security Challenges and Entering New Markets through Space Software and Data Analysis


 2:30PM - 3:00PM:
Fireside Chat: Expanding Use-cases and Enhancing Missions with Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Systems


3:00PM - 4:00PM
Plenary Closing Panel: New Space - Shaping Innovation in an Increasing Commercial Space Environment


END OF DAY TWO

 


TRACK 2: TECHNOLOGY ENABLERS

 

9:20AM - 10:30AM
Tech Talks: Going Further in Space with Advanced Materials: Optimizing Properties For Resilient and Affordable Space-grade Applications


10:30AM - 11:00AM
Morning Break 


11:00AM - 12:15PM
Showcase: Providing Specialty Components for High-end Missions with Precision Machining


12:15PM - 1:15PM
Lunch Break


1:15PM -2:15PM
Tech Talks: Cheaper, Better, Faster, Stronger Space Systems Design

 


2:15PM - 3:15PM
Showcase: Testing in a Time of New Designs


3:15PM - 4:00PM
Plenary Session taking place on Conference stage


END OF DAY TWO


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