BIS North – Perspectives on Space Enterprise

THIS IS A PAST EVENT – HYPERLINKS AND FORMS HAVE BEEN REMOVED

Date: 28 June 2014
Start Time: 10 am
End Time: 4:30 pm

Venue: World Museum, William Brown St, Liverpool, L3 8EN

ifb-logoThe team at BIS-North has an event taking place during the prestigious International Festival of Business at Liverpool. It focuses on the Business of Space. Themes for the day include the UK Space Industry, disruptive technologies, what the competition is up to. There will also be a Question Time style panel made up from Government, Industry and Academia, where you can elicit panellists views on the Space industry.

The 50 day Festival is the largest global concentration of business events during 2014. It runs across seven weeks in June and July offering a choice of over 150 topics.

Provisional Programme

10:00 Open and Registration
10.15
Introduction and opening remarks
UK Space the Next 15 Years
10:30 UK Space Policy – Robert Waters, Head of Industrial Strategy, UK Space Agency
11:00 Panel Session - Chad Anderson, MD – Space Angels Network; Sam Adlen, Head of Business Innovation – Satellite Applications Catapult; Nicola Musgrove, Business and Incubation Support Manager – ESA; Robert Waters, Head of Industrial Strategy, UK Space Agency; Dr Katherine Smith, Manchester University; Chris Stott, CEO – ManSat
12:00 Lunch
Services and Technologies
13:45 Turning Space Heritage into New Enterprise – Nicola Musgrove, ESA Business and Incubation Support Manager
15:30 Nanosatellites: Enabling Technologies for Novel Mission Architectures – Dr Katherine Smith, Manchester University
14:30
Break
Reflections and the Future
15:00 Skylon: Transforming Space Flight – Mark Hempsell, Hempsell Astronautics Limited
15:30 How Russia Won the Space Race – Robert Christy FBIS, Zarya Spaceflight
16:00 Closing remarks
16:30 Finish

Please click here to download the Delegate Pack.

Online registration is now closed. You can register on the day.

THIS IS A PAST EVENT – HYPERLINKS AND FORMS HAVE BEEN REMOVED
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