BIS Space Conference at Charterhouse

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

Charterhouse

To be held at Charterhouse School, nr. Godalming. Surrey, GU7 2DX

21-23 July 2016

Reaction-Engines-Logo1Join us in July for the best Space Conference this summer!

Registration Closed. 

For alternative accommodation offsite, please click here.

We are delighted to say that Reaction Engines Ltd are our main Sponsor for the entire Conference.

Please click here for the programme – changes may still occur but we’ll keep them to a minimum.

Please click here for a conference site map.

Speaker biographies available here

Friday is Student Day: students can attend for only £15, thanks to sponsorship from Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd and Airborne Engineering Ltd. Please book here for this special offer (this doesn’t cover the conference dinner – please book separately using the registration link above).

Great speakers, provocative discussions, friendly and informal atmosphere: this is the Space Conference you cannot miss!

  • Lord Willetts will be reflecting on his time as Minister for Space
  • Pat Wood, CEO SSTL, joins him on a panel along with Phil Davies (chair of the Space Group) and Rosalind Azouzi (Head of Skills and Careers), both from the Royal Aerospace Society
  • George Abbey, former head of the Johnson Spaceflight Center, will be speaking about the Apollo-Soyuz link up
  • Prof Fred Taylor on fifty years of exploring the planets
  • Alan Bond with a personal recollection of amateur rocketry in the UK
  • Skylon update
  • Interstellar Travel
  • Philae on Rosetta
  • Beagle 2
  • Kummersdorf
  • Cosmonautics
  • Design of Tourism spacecraft
  • Skylark…and more.

Charterhouse1One of the aims of the conference is to allow the young, rising stars in our space industry to network with the more experienced professionals. Please email gill@bis-space.com if you would like to sponsor a student personally or if you know of a company that would be interested in sponsoring students or part of the Conference! Various sponsorship packages can be found here.

More than 30 speakers, including Richard Varvill, Prof. Mark Sims, Prof Ian Wright, Kelvin F. Long – sign up here – spaces and accommodation are limited so book now!

Please note that if the options you choose give a zero price, then that combination is not currently on offer. Please call the office on 0207 735 3160 or email gill@bis-space.com.

Please click here to visit the Conference Facebook page.

Sponsors

Reaction-Engines-LogoThe generous sponsorship of Reaction Engines Ltd is allowing some key elements to take place, including:

Allowing 3 student volunteers to help set up and man our stand and provide guidance to delegates throughout. Reaction Engines Ltd’s sponsorship is covering their conference fees, accommodation and dinner costs, exclusive T-shirts, a travel bursary and a thank-you goodie bag from us.

We are extremely grateful to their generosity and ongoing support for this key event in our calendar.

And a BIG thank you to our other conference sponsors Commercial Technologies Ltd, Airborne Engineering Ltd and Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd!

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