Sponsors

ARIANEGROUP

ArianeGroup is lead contractor for Ariane 5 and Ariane 6 launcher families, responsible for both design and the entire production chain, up to and including marketing by its Arianespace subsidiary. It is also a leading supplier of solutions and equipment for Satellite platforms and payloads.

Company Website: https://www.ariane.group

AVL TECHNOLOGIES

AvL Technologies, Inc. is a privately held US company specializing in the design, development and production of mobile satellite antennas and positioner systems. With corporate headquarters based in Asheville, North Carolina, and a regional office in the UK, AvL is able to offer superior service and support to customers around the world. AvL provides customers with positioner and complete antenna system products, product development and services that maximize the technical and commercial benefits for their customers with cost, performance, quality and reliability requirements.

AvL provides solutions and support for satellite ground terminals for SNG, mobile broadband Internet access, Disaster Relief, Oil & Gas Data Backhaul, and Defense & Homeland Security customers throughout the world. AvL offers the world’s largest range of satellite antennas for vehicle-mount, flyaway and fixed Earth station applications with sizes ranging from 60cm to 5.0M. With state-of-the-art manufacturing and development, AvL antennas are sturdy, efficient and reliable.

Company Website: https://avltech.com/

Event Contacts


Name Tony Wilkey Bryan Kerns Bob Reitz
Title Senior Vice President Director of Strategic Business Development Vice President – West Coast Sales/Business Development
Email twilkey@avltech.com bkerns@avltech.com breitz@avltech.com
Tel 8282509950 8282509950 916 939 4050
Cell 916 296 3412

BALL CORPORATION

Ball Aerospace pioneers discoveries that enable our customers to perform beyond expectation and protect what matters most. We create innovative space solutions, enable more accurate weather forecasts, drive insightful observations of our planet, deliver actionable data and intelligence, and ensure those who defend our freedom go forward bravely and return home safely.

Company Website: http://www.ball.com/aerospace

Event Contacts


Name Jackie Berger
Title Director, Marketing and Communications
Email jberger@ball.com
Tel 703-284-5412
Cell 703-284-5412

BRAXTON TECHNOLOGIES

Braxton provides Commercial Off-the-Shelf product capabilities and satellite ground system engineering expertise supporting Satellite Command and Control, Resource Scheduling and Optimization, Flight Dynamics, Constellation and Ground Station Simulation, Environmental Intelligence, Cross Domain Data Dissemination, Information, and Cybersecurity. Our Software and Systems Engineers develop solutions with our own COTS product suite, Advanced Control Equipment (ACE) Premier, and integrate open source and third party solutions when applicable.

Company Website: http://www.braxtontech.com

Event Contacts


Name Rob Patterson Tyler Goudie
Title Chief Revenue Officer Director of Product Solutions
Email rob.patterson@braxtontech.com tyler.goudie@braxtontech.com
Tel 719-219-7415 719-219-7448
Cell

DHV TECHNOLOGY

DHV Technology is a space technology company located in Malaga (Spain). Its main activity is the designing and manufacturing of solar arrays for Small Satellites and CubeSats.

DHV Technology was founded in November 2013 for an expert team with a consolidated professional career on photovoltaic business. Four years after its foundation, DHV Technology has a relevant space heritage with 40 projects developed for CubeSat and Small Satellites applications.

DHV Technology designs and manufactures fully custom solar panels on PCB substrate, aluminum or aluminum honeycomb substrate (CFRP), body mounted or deployable, with integrated sensors or other elements as well upon customer requirements.

DHV Technology has flight heritage from June 19th 2014.

Company Website: https://dhvtechnology.com

Event Contacts


Name Miguel Vazquez Vicente Diaz
Title Doctor Doctor
Email m.vazquez@dhvtechnology.com v.diaz@dhvtechnology.com
Tel
Cell +34619053924 +34629023519

ECM LAUNCH SERVICES

ECM Launch Services is a German company, spin-off from the Department of Aeronautics of the Technical University of Berlin. It was founded in 2010 to provide professional launch services for SmallSats.

Since 2010, ECM has been launching American and European SmallSats from 1U CubeSats to microsatellites up to 300 kg and has become one of the leading SmallSat launch providers. With a variety of launch opportunities to different orbits and always focusing on an individual approach to each SmallSat Customer, ECM aims to provide the most optimal launch solutions in terms of budget, schedule and orbital parameters.

For more information, visit us at Entry Foyer, Booth #20!

Company Website: http://www.ecm-space.de

Event Contacts


Name Walter Ballheimer Elsa Schneider
Title Director, Business Development Director, Sales and Marketing
Email walter.ballheimer@ecm-space.de elsa.schneider@ecm-space.de
Tel
Cell +491724380100

EXPERIOR LABORATORIES INC.

Space Hardware SHOCK, VIBRATION & T-VAC Test Expertise!

Our Southern CA based, MIL-STD-790 approved, ISO-17025 accredited and JPL approved laboratory houses multiple state-of-the-art dynamic and thermal vacuum test systems.

Our dynamic systems can handle a wide range of High G Shock and Vibration applications; Pyro- and Classic Shock, as well as Sine, Random, Sine-on-Random, Launch, Gunfire and Windmilling vibration. Our two most powerful shakers offer a combined 80,000 lbf in dual shaker mode for oversized and heavy test articles and structures. We offer Shock and Vibration testing at Temperature, from cryogenic to extreme heat and a Class 100,000 Clean Room environment for sensitive devices and systems.

Our Thermal Vacuum systems with vacuum levels down to 10(-10) torr and temperature ranges of +/- 175 Deg C can accommodate propulsion, hydraulic, mechanical and electronic components and system. Custom feed-through ports can be provided.

In addition, Experior Laboratories offers a wide range of mechanical, climatic and materials type test expertise for Mil/Aero and Space applications.

Company Website: http://www.experiorlabs.com

Event Contacts


Name Roger Rutz
Title Sales Manager
Email roger@experiorlabs.com
Tel
Cell 8054028118

GK LAUNCH SERVICES

GK Launch Services is a company established by Glavkosmos (a subsidiary of ROSCOSMOS State Space Corporation) and International Space Company Kosmotras. Its business is focused on setting-up and management of Soyuz-2 commercial launches from the Russian spaceports.

The key targets this joint venture aims at include advancing of commercial launch services, promotion of Russian launch vehicles on the world market, and strengthening the positions of Russia as the most competitive launch service provider.

Our key advantages are the recognized reliability and efficiency of Soyuz-2 which comprises the latest innovative engineering solutions.

At present, Soyuz is the only rocket in the world capable to execute manned space flights, and this fact is the best evidence of the proven reliability of the Russian launch vehicles.

Company Website: http://www.gklaunch.ru

Event Contacts


Name Mila Savelyeva
Title Director of Marketing Communications
Email savelyeva@gklaunch.ru
Tel +74951504471
Cell +74951504471

GOMSPACE

GomSpace is a globally leading designer, integrator and manufacturer of high-end nanosatellites for customers in the academic, government and commercial markets.

Our positions of strength include systems integration, nanosatellite subsystems and advanced miniaturised radio technology. Our international team is devoted to understanding our customer’s requirements and deliver flawlessly.

We are listed in Stockholm (GOMX), headquartered in Denmark and have subsidiaries in Sweden, the US and Singapore. Currently 140 employees and serving customers in more than 50 countries.

Company Website: http://www.gomspace.com

Event Contacts


Name Elizabeth Driscoll
Title Director of Business Development at GomSpace North America
Email liz@gomspacena.com
Tel 425-785-9723
Cell

HOGAN LOVELLS US LLP

Hogan Lovells is a cutting-edge, end-to-end strategic legal practice for satellite system operators, investors, manufacturers, or other transaction parties. We work with those involved in “traditional” space, NewSpace, and government procurements, around the world.

We help companies take their satellite systems from drawing board to implementation, and safely navigate the multi-layered risks and issues they will face. We understand the technology, business, and regulatory issues ahead of you, and know the strategies necessary to achieve real world success. Acting as an integrated part of your team, we work to understand the challenges you face to structure the best transaction for you.

We have a robust inventory of winning resolutions, unparalleled complex deal experience, a cohesive global team approach, and deep industry expertise. We are pioneers alongside our entrepreneurial clients for their most innovative industry developments, providing practical legal solutions wherever your work takes you.

2,500 lawyers, 45+ offices, 26 countries

Company Website: http://www.hoganlovells.com/

Event Contacts


Name Randy Segal Steve Kaufman Tony Lin Jeffrey Epstein
Title Partner Partner Counsel Counsel
Email Randy.Segal@hoganlovells.com Steven.Kaufman@hoganlovells.com Tony.lin@hoganlovells.com Jeffrey.epstein@hoganlovells.com
Tel 703 610 6237 202 637 5637 202 637 5795 703 610 6144
Cell 703 403 7477 301 801 4121 202 547 9178 703 894 8058

KRATOS

Kratos is the leading global provider of turnkey enterprise-grade ground segment solutions that assure operations and communications performance across satellite, terrestrial and hybrid networks. Products include the Monics® family of industry-leading carrier monitoring; interference detection, geolocation and mitigation capabilities; EPOCH® IPS, the leading Command and Control (C2) product; COMPASS® for network monitoring and control and NeuralStar®SQM for end-to-end service management.

Kratos will demonstrate quantum®GND, an easy-to-use, out-of-the-box ground system for small satellites. The quantum family also includes quantumCMD, a C2 solution for small sat fleets or a single satellite, qFEP for front-end processing and qRadio for RF signal processing. quantumGND unifies these solutions into a pre-integrated, affordable, turn-key small sat ground system.

With experience spanning 300 missions over 30 years, Kratos assures secure management, delivery, and distribution of data and information from space and terrestrial-based platforms for defense, intelligence, government, and commercial satellite partners.

Company Website: http://www.kratostts.com

Event Contacts


Name Russ Ryan Pauline Johnson
Title Marketing Director Marketing Specialist
Email russell.ryan@kratosdefense.com pauline.johnson@kratosdefense.com
Tel 703-254-2027 703-254-2014
Cell 703-201-8179

MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD.

Since its establishment in 1884, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has especially played an important role in the space development in Japan, from the N-I rocket in 1970’s to current launch vehicles, H-IIA and H-IIB.

From 2007, MHI began to provide launch services for both commercial and government missions. Today, MHI is also working on the development of Japan’s next generation launch vehicle, H3, a much more customer-oriented launch vehicle scheduled to debut in 2020. To become the best player in the global market, MHI will continue to push our utmost efforts on development and sales activities for MHI Launch Services.

Company Website: https://www.mhi.com/products/space/launch_service.html

SSC – SWEDISH SPACE CORPORATION

SSC is a global provider of advanced space services.

We provide reliable access to satellites through our worldwide SSC Ground Station Network. We bring a complete portfolio of SATELLITE GROUND SEGMENT services for a wide variety of missions to commercial and government customers at every stage of the satellite’s lifecycle. As owner and operator of the world’s largest network of multi-mission ground stations, SSC offers unequalled Earth coverage in any orbit.

SSC operates the well-known Esrange Space Center; Europe’s largest LAUNCHING facility. From there SSC has launched more than sixty sounding ROCKETvehicles and provided a large variety of launching services to scientists and space organizations worldwide. We are now planning to launch small satellites. Moreover we design sounding rocket vehicles, stratospheric balloon systems and payloads.

Additionally, we offer complete space CONSULTANCY services to satellite operators and support all project phases, from designing and testing through to launch and operations.
Read more at www.sscspace.com. @SSCSpace

Company Website: http://SSCSPACE.COM

Event Contacts


Name Dan White Aurélie Domargård
Title Head of Market Region Americas, Satellite Management Services Marketing Director
Email dan.white@sscspace.com aurelie.domargard@sscspace.com
Tel +13107212294 +46703052327
Cell +13107212294 +46703052327

SSL, A MAXAR TECHNOLOGIES COMPANY

SSL is a leading provider of advanced spacecraft systems, with broad expertise to support commercial and government satellite operators and innovative space missions. The company designs and manufactures spacecraft for services such as direct-to-home television, video content distribution, broadband internet, mobile communications, in-orbit servicing, space exploration, and Earth observation. As a Silicon Valley innovator for 60 years, SSL’s advanced product line includes state-of-the-art small satellites, and sophisticated robotics and autonomous solutions for remote operations. SSL is a Maxar Technologies company (NYSE: MAXR; TSX: MAXR).

Company Website: http://www.sslmda.com

Event Contacts


Name Craig Moll Omar Mahmoud
Title VP of Business Development Communications Manager
Email Craig.Moll@sslmda.com omar.mahmoud@sslmda.com
Tel +1 650 852-4168 650-852-5388
Cell

SURREY SATELLITE TECHNOLOGY LIMITED

Over 30 years of space innovation an innovative approach to the design, build, launch and operation of satellites, has propelled Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) to the forefront of the small satellite industry. SSTL is committed to changing the economics of space and we continue to push the boundaries of the possible, exploiting advances in technologies, challenging conventions, and bringing affordable space exploration to our customers. SSTL delivers complete mission solutions for remote sensing, science, navigation and telecommunications as well as supplying avionics suites, and ground infrastructure. Our vertically integrated projects have given us a reputation for delivering to short schedules and within tight budgets. To date we have delivered more than 50 satellite missions to international customers. Based in Guildford, UK, SSTL employs 500 staff.

Company Website: https://www.sstl.co.uk/

Event Contacts


Name Luis Gomes
Title Chief Technology Officer
Email l.gomes@sstl.co.uk
Tel +44 (0)1483 803803
Cell

THE BOEING COMPANY

Boeing is the world’s largest aerospace company. The top U.S. exporter, the company supports airlines and U.S. and allied government customers in 150 countries. Boeing products and services include commercial and military aircraft, satellites, weapons, electronic and defense systems, launch systems, advanced information and communication systems, performance-based logistics and training.

Company Website: http://www.boeing.com

Event Contacts


Name Dawn Harms
Title VP, Global Sales & Marketing, Boeing Satellite Systems International, Inc
Email dawn.a.harms@boeing.com
Tel 310-662-5905
Cell

TYVAK NANO SATELLITE SYSTEMS, INC.

Tyvak is an industry-leading small satellite manufacturer and services provider, trusted by NASA, the DoD and international commercial customers to achieve mission success on time and within budget. The engineers tailor advanced small sat solutions by leveraging industry expertise and low-cost operating infrastructure. Tyvak understands the unique challenges and practically limitless features of small sats and are seasoned at creating solutions for a wide variety of advanced mission needs.

Company Website: http://www.tyvak.com

Event Contacts


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Tel 949-753-1020
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VIRGIN ORBIT

Virgin Orbit provides affordable and reliable air launch solutions for the small sat industry with unparalleled level of flexibility and legendary Virgin customer service. We launch independently of traditional, US Government-controlled launch ranges, and operate through typical launch delay impediments. We boost imagination and improve life on earth by assisting our customers achieve their purpose-driven missions.

Company Website: http://virginorbit.com

Event Contacts


Name Connie Laporte Monica Jan
Title Executive Assistant Sr. Director, Strategy & Customer Experience
Email connie.laporte@virginorbit.com Monica.Jan@virginorbit.com
Tel 562-706-3623 949-292-5889
Cell 562-706-3623 949-292-5889

W.B. WALTON ENTERPRISES, INC

The industry leader, Walton Enterprises, Inc. (Walton De-Ice) delivers the most innovative and effective solutions to protect satellite networks from degradation and outages due to weather (snow, ice, rain, sand, hail and sun). For nearly four decades, Walton has designed and manufactured the highest performance and broadest line of De-Ice equipment available for satellite earth station and VSAT antennas.

Walton’s Plenum Hot Air De-Icing systems for antennas from 3.8 to 32m are the most powerful, controllable, and cost effective in the industry, with unique flexibility to use liquid propane, gas, or electric heating. Ice Quake and Snow Shield solutions protect antennas from 0.6 to 6.3 meters with both passive and heated options. The patented Ice Quake can enable up to 100-fold energy savings compared with conventional anti-ice pad solutions. In 2018, Walton is introducing the industry’s first Portable Radome for transportable, LEO/MEO, and VSAT terminals.

Company Website: http://www.de-ice.com

Event Contacts


Name RAY POWERS David Walton
Title Director of Sales Director of Snow Shield Operations
Email ray@de-ice.com david@de-ice.com
Tel 1 951 683-0930 1 951 683-0930
Cell 1 951 236-9282

 

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