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Throughout the year, the ASCENDx Series accelerates momentum toward the November ASCEND apex event. The content-driven online schedule features original webinars, collaborative workshops, and comprehensive summits on current topics of interest to professionals, students, entrepreneurs, and enthusiasts.


On the Horizon

More must-attend ASCENDx events to be announced soon.

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ASCENDxWebinar: Policy Discussion with Bhavya Lal

If you are interested in NASA technology, policy, and strategy then you will not want to miss this important ASCEND policy webinar featuring Bhavya Lal.

Date: 15 February 2022
Time: 1200–1300 hrs ET USA

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ASCENDxTexas: Accelerating the Business of Space Exploration

Moving Beyond the Now: Gain clarity on the lunar exploration market – supply, demand, materials, current status, and future opportunities.

Date: 27-28 April 2022
Location: University of Houston–Clear Lake Wellness Center, Houston, TX


On-Demand Replays

Need a refresher?

Long after the session has closed, ASCENDx Series programs remain valuable references. If you need to catch up, think you missed something, or want to watch again, the following ASCENDx events are recorded and available for on-demand viewing.

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ASCENDxSummit: Attracting Investors to Your Space

Whether you’re a start-up or a shooting star, this exclusive multi-session online event will accelerate your progress toward securing the funds you need and the financial partners you can trust to boost your prospects in space.

Date: 28 September 2021
Time: 1000-1345 hrs ET USA
Duration: 3.75 hrs

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ASCENDxSummit: Accelerating Pathways to Space

ASCENDxSummit: Accelerating Pathways to Space

Date: 15 June 2021
Time: 1000-1330 hrs ET USA
Duration: 3.5 hrs

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ASCENDxWebinar: Maximizing Payload Success

ASCENDxWebinar: Maximizing Payload Success

Date: 21 April
Time: 1400-1530 hrs ET USA
Duration: 90 Minutes

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ASCENDxSummit: Next-Generation Workforce

Workforce Webinar

This three-session ASCENDxSummit will bring together futurists, educators, and motivators from classrooms through careers to address current needs and future opportunities for EVERYONE to succeed in space.

Date: Recorded 16 March 2021
Time: 1000–1400 hrs ET USA
Duration: 4 hours

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ASCENDxWebinar: Preview – NASA Perseverance Mars Arrival

Perseverance Webinar

A week before the scheduled landing of the Perseverance Rover on Mars, the ASCEND community hosted this exclusive briefing with members of the NASA mission’s science and technical team.

Date: Recorded 10 February 2021
Time: 1000–1100 hrs ET USA
Duration: 1 Hour


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