Powered by AIAA, this fast-growing community is propelling the global conversation about space commerce, exploration, and new discovery. We’re enabling a vital interdisciplinary ecosystem and building new on-ramps to space for everyone.
15 JUNE EVENT
15 June 2021, 1000 – 1330 ET USA | Online
Accelerating pathways to space
Your off-world future is looking up
ASCEND illuminates the possibilities in all directions — especially if you’re looking up. While our vision looks to the stars, the ASCEND experience is grounded in these five fundamentals, the keys to everyone’s success in space:
ASCEND IS YOUR COMMUNITY
The space ecosystem
From classrooms through careers, ASCEND is assembling the most technically, professionally, and culturally diverse space workforce pipeline on the planet.
Join 3,000 engineers, scientists, policymakers, investors, civil and government leaders, national-security experts, researchers, and media at ASCEND—a new, immersive event designed to accelerate space commerce, exploration, and new discovery.
Explore the universe with us
Become a part of the community and stay-up-to-date on the latest events, news, and extra access to the expanding universe of ASCEND.
LIVE IN LAS VEGAS
Join us at Caesars Forum
The space economy takes flight in the one destination where live events are a way of life. Join ASCEND at the brand new Caesars Forum, featuring over 300,000 square feet of meeting space, over 100,000 square feet of outdoor plazas, with every conceivable amenity under the sun.