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Maximizing Payload Success

REPLAY | Presented 21 April 2021 | 1400 – 1530 hrs ET USA
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Get your plans off the ground and into orbit!

Opportunities to pursue discoveries in the off-world universe are expanding, but payload capacities and budgets can be limiting, especially if you’re not sure how to navigate the space.

Two of America’s foremost experts on payload project planning and operations — Alan Stern, planetary scientist and head of NASA’s $800 million New Horizons Mission, and Jenn Gustetic, NASA’s first Director of Early Stage Innovations and Partnerships — conduct this exclusive discussion.

Who should watch?

Whether you’re looking to advance breakthrough medical research, push performance thresholds for new technologies and materials, claim a permanent place in orbit or simply expand your professional networks and knowledge, this ASCENDxWebinar will accelerate the return on your payload investment.

How does it work?

The Webinar is presented entirely online.

What will you learn?

Survey the field or sharpen your focus on key topics, including:

  • Data Collection and Reporting
  • Flight Planning
  • Launch Integration
  • On-Orbit Operations
  • Payload Development
  • Safety
  • Utilization
  • Verification


What does it cost?

This ASCENDxWebinar is FREE to watch.

We welcome the entire space community and those passionate about learning more about space exploration to the ASCENDx events.

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