Space Tech Expo is America's B2B Meeting Place for Space Technology

In its sixth year, Space Tech Expo and Conference 2017 continues to grow in its new venue in Pasadena, CA. As America’s engineering meeting place for space technology, the free-to-attend exhibition draws the attendance of thousands of industry leaders, decision makers, engineers and buyers to meet manufacturers and the supply chain for civil, military and commercial space and aerospace.

The B2B space industry event will showcase the latest technology and collaborative opportunities from  JPL, The Aerospace Corporation, Missile Defense Agency, NRO, BAE Systems, Space and Missile Systems Center, Jacobs, Dayton T. Brown, Printech Circuit Labs and many more.

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Running parallel to the exhibition, Space Tech Conference will once again offer valuable perspectives from leading commercial, government and defense organizations. Key themes include:

  • State of the art in-space construction
  • Technologies for managing and removing debris
  • Military and government requirements
  • Commercializing new technologies and space funding
  • High-performance space power components, management and distribution




“Space Tech Expo and Conference 2016 brought together everyone I needed to see. A perfect mix of technology, visionaries and energy”
Mike Carey, CEO, AAC Microtec North America Inc

The initial agenda will be announced soon. For further information contact [email protected].

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“I make all the connections I need to make out here… The show meets my expectations every year; I want to be here next year – I want to be here until they tell me I can’t come anymore!”

Marshall Pelot, Western Regional Manager, DIT-MCO International

“We’ve had a good mix of people, both engineers who want to use the machines, as well as people on the supply side who are interested in discussing plastics applications [and things like that], so we’ve met a good variety of people.”

Russell Singer, Design & Development, MAKEiT, Inc

“We’ve made lots of great connections, literally my whole jacket is full of business cards!  The show organisers have just been phenomenal, given us great news feeds – we’ve never had that before. Next year we’ll be back, this is the first – more to come.“

Brian Matthews, CEO, Additec

"You always dream of the connections you’d like to have - on the first day we got all the dream connections; for example Scaled Composites, SpaceX, Northrop Grumman – we’ve made contacts there!"

Peter Bishop, CEO & Managing Director, Bishop GmbH - Aeronautical Engineers

"For us, what’s nice about this conference as suppose to others is it’s a little more technical and engineering focused and so we find the conversations we have we customers or industry partners is more technical focused on the product.”

Greg Knapp, Business Development Manager, BAE Systems

“We have a very new technology and we came here to see what is available in the industry. We’ve have had some interesting contacts, there are a lot of surrounding laboratories in the area."

Anna Rissanen, Research Team Leader, VTT Technical research Centre of Finland

“The show is excellent for us, because it really gets us in contact with the systems engineers and people that need to connect their box to another box, or even testing. We have a lot of good leads; now it’s time to follow up, but we are very optimistic.”

Tony DeRosa, Sr. Product Manager, Everett Charles Technologies

"It has exceeded expectations; we’ve done a lot of tradeshows – this is one of the best ones.”

Peter Adams, President, Burloak Technologies Inc.

"We’ve been very, very, very happy with what we’ve seen here so far at the show. We’ve been able to meet a number of people that could be potential suppliers."

Larry Strader, Manager, Jacobs

 “Our experience at the show has been good; we’ve had quite a few people come by, we’ve had great success, so I will that say we’ll come back here next year as well.”

Kasper Falck Schmidt, Sales Manager, Falck Schmidt Defence Systems

  1. An unrivaled opportunity to source the latest products, systems and engineering services
  2. Stay up to date with market trends, requirements and cutting-edge supplier innovations
  3. Expand your knowledge and gain solutions to your applications at the free technical sessions on the show floor
  4. Grow your professional network and share knowledge with experts and key players in the space industry
  5. Relax and network with new business contacts at the evening drinks receptions