BIS NextGen Network Launch Event

Date: 9 April 2021

Time: 18.00 British Summer Time

Location: Zoom

The BIS NextGen Network aims to connect, inspire and empower students and young professionals in the space community. Through networking, events, and career development support, the NextGen Network will bring the next generation of the space community together. 

The BIS is excited to be launching its NextGen Network for 18-35 year old students and young professionals in the space community. The launch event will take place on 9th April and will be hosted by Co-Chairs Harriet Brettle and Jenna Tiwana, with an introduction from the BIS President Gerry Webb, and BIS President-Elect Chris Welch.

Event schedule

Space Careers Panel:

  • Kathie Bowden, National Space Skills, UK Space Agency
  • Sam Adlen, Chief Strategy Officer, Satellite Applications Catapault
  • Heidi Thiemann, Director, Space Skills Alliance

NextGen Workshop

An open discussion on career development.  You can also find out more about what the Network can do you for you, and ways to get involved.

The launch will take place via Zoom.  Registration is now CLOSED.