February 11, 2019 – Volume 15 – No. 6
MAY 6 - 9, 2019
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, D.C.
Strength in Diversity

Jeffrey Hill
Conference Chairman

Dear SATELLITE community,

We are now less than three months away from the big show! It feels strange to say that we have so much time, considering that we already have nearly 200 speakers confirmed for the four-day long SATELLITE conference and exhibition. I say this every year, but it remains true each time – this year’s conference program is the best we’ve ever assembled.  Diversity is core strength of the SATELLITE 2019 program. We not only have the widest range of end-user and industry representation on the program, we also have more young people and women speaking at SATELLITE than ever in its 38-year history.  In fact,… Read More

Sponsor Opportunity

There are lots of events and trade shows out there, but only one that brings the entire satellite and commercial space sectors together making it the busiest and most important event of the year for executives, engineers and professionals involved with space-based technology and communications. SATELLITE 2019 is your best opportunity to source new…

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Conference News

New speakers from AT&T, DuPont, Merck, National Science Foundation, ESA, SpaceX, ULA, and more! David Reichert, Global Business Development, DuPont Electronics and Imaging and Michael Wittek, Manager of VR/AR New Business Development, Merck will speak on the Wednesday closing session, “Industry 4.0” joining fellow panelists from IBM, Mastercard, and Deloitte. Navid Motamed, Associate Vice President,…

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Prices Increase After February 21 at 11:59 PM EST!

No matter what business you're in, you'll find the connectivity solutions you need at SATELLITE 2019! From 350+ Exhibitors to 250+ speakers, this is one event you won't want to miss. Register by February 21 at 11:59 PM EST to secure Early Bird discounts!

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Young Professionals

Have you registered for SGx?

Built with young professionals in mind, SGx is a full day of open discussion forums that connect the ideas of students and young professionals with the experience and insight of aerospace industry leaders.

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Industry News

Swarm CEO: There’s No Excuse to Not Have Global Internet

Swarm Technologies is making quite a buzz in Low Earth Orbit (LEO). With seven satellites already orbiting and 150 planned total, the ambitious company has made big financial strides in recently securing $25 million in Series-A funding.The company is working to move forward from its misstep with the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC), which... [READ MORE]

Industry News

Arianespace Successfully Launches 2 Telecom Satellites

Arianespace successfully launched its Ariane 5 rocket on Feb. 5 at 6:01 pm (local time) from the Guiana Space Center, Europe’s spaceport in French Guiana.This was Arianespace’s first launch of the year and the 103rd Ariane 5 mission, bringing the number of Geostationary Orbit (GEO) satellites launched by Arianespace... [READ MORE]