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Be a Rebel and Win a Patch Flown in Space!

Entries Due 23 October, 11:59 p.m. ET USA

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What You’ll Win

The patch is in the shape of the famed Millennium Falcon spaceship, and the image on the patch includes both the ISS and the Death Star: two highly recognizable space stations—one real and one imagined—working together to disseminate the advantages of ISS research. 

ISS National Lab Star Wars Graphic Featured

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away… 

ASCEND has returned to
our home planet of Earth in Las Vegas
in a mission to rescue our off-world future from the
clutches of cyber threats and the peril of space debris. 

Little does ASCEND know that
attendees have already begun constructing
humanity’s sustainable off-world future. 

Prepare to witness the creativity and imagination
of the brave innovators gathered at 2023 ASCEND.  

Be a rebel and tell all your followers you’ll be in Las Vegas too.  

You’ll be entered for a chance to win the 
Star Wars™-inspired mission patch,
designed by @Lucasfilms
flown onboard the @International Space Station National Laboratory.  

Step 1: Follow @ASCEND on LinkedIn.

Step 2: Save or download the “I am attending ASCEND” graphic (located to the right).

Step 3: Share the graphic on your LinkedIn timeline that you will be attending 2023 ASCEND.

Make sure to tag ASCEND and use the hashtag #ascendspace. 

Entries must be received by Monday, 23 October, 11:59 p.m. ET USA. Winners will be announced on Wednesday, 25 October. We can’t wait to see you in Las Vegas – best of luck! 

  1. Must already be attending 2023 ASCEND.
  2. The drawing is open to individuals who are eighteen (18) years of age or older.
  3. The winner is selected by AIAA. All decisions are final.
  4. AIAA may publicize the name of the winner.
  5. The prize is not transferable and may not be redeemed for cash or other alternative goods or services.
  6. AIAA reserves the right to cancel, modify, or suspend the drawing.
  7. The drawing is void where prohibited by law.

The winner will meet an AIAA staff member at the AIAA booth in the ASCEND Engagement Zone at Caesars Forum, Las Vegas, between 12–5 p.m. PT on Wednesday, 25 October. Proper identification is required for ticket pickup.

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