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It’s all about who you know. Our goal is to put you in a room with the right ones to get funding, make smart investments, hire top talent, get a new job, find a mentor, or simply spend time with like-minded peers. Your work—and our society—will be better off for it.

Network with these institutions and organizations at ASCEND

  • a.i. solutions, Inc.
  • Aerojet Rocketdyne
  • Aerospace Industries Association
  • Alliance Velocity
  • ArianeGroup
  • Arizona State University
  • AstroPlanetview
  • Ball Aerospace
  • Bastion
  • Bechtel
  • Bessemer Venture Partners
  • Blue Origin
  • Boeing
  • BRPH
  • Bryce Space and Technology
  • Coalition for Deep Space Exploration
  • Danish Aerospace Company
  • Dartmouth College
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Genesis Engineering Solutions
  • George Mason University
  • Greenville Jr. High School
  • HRP Systems, Inc.
  • International Space Services Inc.
  • Jet Propulsion Laboratory
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company
  • Made In Space
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Mitre Corporation
  • Nanoracks
  • NASA
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • New Mexico Highlands University
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Northrop Grumman Space Systems
  • Orbion Space Technology
  • Osare Space Consulting Group
  • Planet
  • Rutgers University
  • Sierra Nevada Corporation
  • Southwest Research Institute
  • Space Development Agency
  • Space Information Laboratories
  • SpaceX
  • The Aerospace Corporation
  • The RAND Corporation
  • Twiggs Space Lab, LLC
  • U.S. Department of Defense
  • U.S. Senate Staff
  • United Launch Alliance
  • University of Colorado, Boulder
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • University of Nebraska
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • University of Southern California
  • University of Tennessee Space Institute
  • University of Texas, Austin
  • University of Washington
  • Vehicle Systems Integration, LLC
  • Virgin Galactic

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