An intense, whirlwind tour of a broad range of innovation that is up and running in the space sector, upstream and downstream, delivered to you by the people who have experience in running them as businesses first hand – from the start-ups to the well established in the industry.
The Satellite Applications Catapult and Citizen Inventor are jointly holding this event, inviting everyone who is curious about the space industry and its application. The event will be in a lightening talk format to give you a great preview of everything space. We’ll have a panel Q&A after the lightening talk, so plenty of scope for discussion. And of course, loads of networking - served with beer and pizza. All generously hosted by Rainmaking Loft.It’s your forum for to create the next generation ideas and businesses.
Maker, Hackers, Entrepreneur and the Curious - come and (re-)invent with space technology!
18:30 Doors open
19:00 Quick intro by Satellite Applications Catapult & Citizen Inventor
19:15 Lightening talks
19:45 Panel Q&A
20:05 Networking, pizza & beer
21:00 Move over to the pub
Here is where our amazing line up of speakers are from:
• Avanti - Satellite operator providing high speed internet and Ka-band data services for business, rural areas, mobile carrier, defence.
• Geospatial Insight - Using insight derived from proprietary data, satellite imagery and other geospatial information to provide business intelligence.
• Geocento - Our mission is to make search, selection and access to earth imagery easier for professional users of satellite data.
• Planet Labs - Planet Labs generates imagery, data and analytics about our changing planet.
• Pocket Spacecraft - Finally you can explore the solar system with your own spacecraft!
• Rezatec - Rezatec resolves global business problems caused by environmental change through scientific analysis of satellite and ground data.
Twitter hashtag for this event - #spacemeetup
Follow us: @citizeninventor, @SatAppsCatapult, @RainmakingLoft
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Why not head over to our website and sign up for event updates at www.citizeninventor.com? We are keeping our eyes peeled for new things, just get in touch if you would like to participate in the community in any (new) ways - speakers, sponsors, collaborators (projects, events...). Explore with us.
Likewise, check out the amazing events hosted by Satellite applications Catapult at https://sa.catapult.org.uk/news. If you have an innovative idea for space related business, get in touch.
Rainmaking Loft (http://www.rainmakingloft.com/) is a not-for-profit start-up hub, set up by Rainmaking, an international partnership of serial entrepreneurs with offices in Berlin, London and Copenhagen. It's a great space (significantly subsidised too) for accelerating start up by fostering collaboration, creativity and community, generating value far greater than the sum of its parts.