SATELLITE 2018 Unveils Conference Agenda

Rockville, MD. – Friday, November 10, 2017 – SATELLITE Conference & Exhibition, the largest global satellite and space technology show, taking place March 12-15, 2018 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington D.C., released the 2018 conference agenda this week.

From government and telecommunications to automotive manufacturers, media and broadcasting, agriculture and large consumer-focused companies – satellites continue to play a larger role as more and more industries become connected, and the conference content reflects this integration of industries. With tracks in Transportation, Finance, Imagery & Sensing, Mobile Connectivity, Government & Military, Regional Issues, Broadcast & Media, Enterprise, and more, this is the most diverse program in the show’s 37-year history.

Conference sessions include:

  • Serving Connected Enterprises: Industrial IoT and Automation
  • NASA’s Optical Communications Program for 2018 and Beyond
  • Critical Developments in Antenna Technology for In-Flight Connectivity
  • Sea Traffic Control: Managing the Digitalization of the High Seas
  • Ultra HDTV Live Event and News Broadcasting: The Olympics and Beyond

“The audience at SATELLITE has certainly changed and grown more diverse over the past 37 years, as mobile and fixed connectivity, imagery, navigation, tracking and remote sensing capabilities have become more and more integrated with the technology and tools we use every day,” says Jeffrey Hill, SATELLITE Conference Chairman. “Our mission in assembling the SATELLITE 2018 program is to provide opportunities for both new and existing customers to learn about how satellites can solve present and future challenges.”

To view the full conference schedule, please visit

SATELLITE 2018 will be held March 12-15, 2018 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center located at 801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, D.C. 20001. Early Bird registration for SATELLITE 2018 is open from now until December 15, 2017 – visit our website and sign up early to secure the lowest price on conference passes.

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About SATELLITE 2018

SATELLITE unites 14,500 aerospace and connectivity thought leaders, entrepreneurs, executives, engineers, end-users and enthusiasts from over 150 countries for the largest and most important global satellite technology event of the year. Serving all industries looking to better their business operations or enhance their strategy through connectivity, the SATELLITE Conference and Exhibition will take place on March 12-15, 2018 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington D.C. For more information, visit

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