January 28, 2019 – Volume 15 – No. 5
MAY 6 - 9, 2019
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, D.C.
Why End-Users and 5G-Focused Telcos Want to Speak at SATELLITE 2019

Jeffrey Hill
Conference Chairman

Hello SATELLITE 2019 community! Believe it or not, we are now just a little more than three months away from the big show in Washington D.C.! We’ve been very busy during the past month working on SATELLITE, selecting our 2019 Startup Space contestants, and confirming speakers. Recently, I’ve received several emails from attendees asking about the wide range of speakers on this year’s conference program. “Why do companies like Southwest Airlines, Mastercard, Silversea, IBM, Orange Business Services, Amazon, and Deloitte want to speak at a space show?”

The answer to this question may vary slightly depending on the market, but the one common thread that ties these traditional… Read More

Sponsor Opportunity

Hosting a reception or party during SATELLITE 2019 and want to ensure that it’s a hit with event attendees?

With the SATELLITE Promo Advantage package, we’ll promote your event as part of the official SATELLITE program, including the following marketing...

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Young Professionals

New to the show or the industry? Start here!

Open to all attendees, the NEW Satellite 101 program is for first-time attendees from “new” communities (i.e. transportation, energy, investors, and more) as well as connectivity professionals just starting their careers. Attend these sessions and learn...

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16 Competitors Selected for
Startup Space

The popular pitch competition, Startup Space, returns to the SATELLITE show floor for the third year. Sixteen entrepreneurs will have five minutes to pitch their company or product to a panel of highly accomplished space professionals, investors, thought leaders, and fellow entrepreneurs. This year’s contestants have been announced; stay tuned for the judging line-up!

View the Contestants
Industry News

Thales Alenia Space, SSL, Airbus Complete Milestone for Telesat LEO Constellation

Thales Alenia Space, SSL, and Airbus have completed an important milestone for the Telesat LEO constellation. The consortium of Thales Alenia Space and SSL completed the System Requirements Review (SRR), and additionally, Airbus completed the SRR. [Read More]

Industry News

Hispasat, Media Broadcast Satellite to Distribute UHD Channel

Hispasat, together with telecommunications services provider Media Broadcast Satellite,created a deal (with an initial duration of five years) to distribute FunBox Ultra High Definition (UHD) in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa (EMEA). [Read More]