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What is SpaceCom?

It’s where NASA, aerospace, and industry come together.  

SpaceCom 2018 is the only civilian conference and exposition where NASA, aerospace, and industry come together to connect. It’s where professionals from the aerospace and commercial sectors convene for two days to gain insights during forward-looking conference sessions, see firsthand, cutting-edge technology in an interactive exhibit hall, and participate in NASA presentations and an Entrepreneur Summit that promises to transform markets.

If you are involved in any of the following industries or sectors, you can’t afford to miss SpaceCom 2018.

  1. NASA

    Develop strong relationships across all NASA Centers and with industry leaders, increase ISS utilization, and exchange ideas for near and deep space exploration.

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  2. Aerospace

    Strategize near and deep space exploration advancements and meet with NASA leaders to form private-public partnerships.

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  3. Investors and Entrepreneurs

    Startups, innovators, and investors can raise funds and leverage investments in an exponentially growing commercial space market.

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  4. International Space and Government Agencies

    Form lasting partnerships and collaborate on space initiatives.

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  5. Commercial Industries

    Harness the technology and services derived from space initiatives to improve the tools, machines, devices, and services we use every day here on Earth.

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Throughout the interactive, two-day conference program, attendees, sponsors, and exhibitors will benefit from high-impact, engagement opportunities:

  • EXPLORE space applications that help you to increase sales and market share
  • LEARN how the use of data from space satellites can drive new global commercial markets
  • INTERACT with NASA and the commercial space industry to provide technology that helps fulfill their mission
  • DISCOVER how to access the International Space Station (ISS) to research, study, and build new products and services for your company and your industry
  • NETWORK and showcase your company with the vibrant investment community focused on space-related activities


The SpaceCom Conference

The entire SpaceCom 2018 program focuses on in-depth education, interactive exchanges, and fostering connections to help attendees explore new markets, improve profits, and close contracts. Learn from the visionaries and innovators in your industry.

The SpaceCom conference is developed in conjunction with an Advisory Board made up of industry, academic, and government leaders, chaired by KBRwyle Senior Vice President, Vernon McDonald.

View the agenda and read descriptions of the conference sessions. New in 2018—Smart Energy and Smart Manufacturing Conferences are co-locating with SpaceCom. And don’t miss the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the International Space Station.

The SpaceCom Exposition

SpaceCom 2018’s show floor and exposition is packed with content, products, and premium engagement opportunities that will help you capitalize on the commercialization of space to accelerate growth and profitability. You’ll also have access to the NASA Center Theater presentations, a SpaceCom Entrepreneur Pavilion, meeting rooms, and other exciting demonstrations and displays. With thousands of services and products across 24,000 square feet, you won’t want to miss a minute.

  • Autonomous systems
  • Data analytics
  • Financial services
  • Microgravity research
  • Satellite integrators
  • And much more!



Conference Program Hours

Tuesday, November 27
7:30 AM – 6:30 PM

Wednesday, November 28
7:30 AM – 5:15 PM

Show Floor Hours

Tuesday, November 27
12:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Wednesday, November 28
10:00 AM – 4:45 PM