Call for Papers now open

The Space Tech Expo team is excited to announce that the call for papers for the free-to-attend 2021 Conference is now open.

We are currently developing the free-to-attend conference agenda and welcome your input into our research. We are inviting you to submit your own talk proposals. Please feel free to submit a form if you are interested in participating in a panel discussion or have any ideas for innovative session formats. You can submit your paper until midnight PST Friday March 19, 2021. 


Submit a proposal


The 2021 conference will cover a variety of topics, including but not limited to:

Markets & Money:

  • High-level industry developments
  • Partnerships and collaborations
  • Supply chain optimization
  • Industry transformation

Space System Development:

  • Design
  • Power
  • Advanced materials
  • Communication systems
  • Reusability
  • Next-gen propulsion systems

Advanced and Industry 4.0 Technology Implementation:

  • Software and Data
  • Additive manufacturing
  • AI and autonomous systems
  • Manufacturing optimization
  • Advanced robotics

Components, Parts and Assemblies:

  • Mechanical components
  • Electronic components and manufacturing
  • Electrical systems
  • Interconnect, cables and wires
  • Precision machining
  • Antennas


  • Environmental and Vibration testing
  • Non-destructive testing
  • Electrical testing
  • Data acquisition, simulation testing and software failure analysis testing



Help influence our future live sessions

We'd like to get your input on the industry challenges, topics and format you'd like to see on the 2021 virtual program to ensure that our webinars address the pressing issues that are most relevant to the space technology community right now.



Conference inquiries:

Nicole Heins – Senior Conference Producer

[email protected]
US & Canada toll free: +1 855 436 8683
Europe: +44 1273 916 264

*Please note: Proposals will not be accepted by email and must go through the web form.

Deadlines & Selection Criteria

  • Speaking slots are allocated on merit and relevance to the topics on the agenda
  • There are no registration fees to take up this opportunity
  • Speaking slot timings and formats will be finalized as the program is completed, depending on the subject matter to be addressed.
  • The deadline for submissions is Friday March 19, 2021. We will endeavor to review all submissions within 6-8 weeks after the deadline


Submissions will be evaluated in terms of:

  • Importance of topic to conference attendees
  • Inclusion of an end-user as either lead or co-presenter
  • Objective and educational content
  • Clearly defined benefits for attendees
  • Knowledge and experience of the speakers(s)

Submit a proposal