BIS NextGen Network

Mission Statement: 

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. 

If you are interested in getting involved with the NextGenNetwork, please email  

Note: Non-BIS members are welcome to support the Network, however will not have access all the Network has to offer:

  • Events – open to everyone, BIS members receive discount
  • Community Slack channel – BIS members only
  • Career events – BIS members only
  • NextGen Mentorship programme – BIS members only
  • Collaboration events with other Young Professional Organisations – BIS members only

Harriet Brettle and Jenna Tiwana in the BIS Library, with the Mars Society UK.

We will be organizing events every ~ 2 months, see our draft schedule below: 

  • 29 June 2021: Panel at Reinventing Space Careers Day – more info here.
  • July 2021: NextGen Collaboration event
  • Sept 2021: Space Movie Night 
  • October: World Space Week event 

More details about the BIS NextGen Slack Channel will be announced after the launch event on 9th April – stay tuned for more details!