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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

Arizona State University


Ball Aerospace


Bessemer Venture Partners

Blue Origin


Bryce Space and Technology

Coalition for Deep Space Exploration

Danish Aerospace Company

Dartmouth College

Genesis Engineering Solutions

George Mason University

Greenville Jr. High School

HRP Systems, Inc.


International Space Services Inc.

Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company

Made In Space

Massachusetts Institute of Technology




National Air and Space Museum

New Mexico Highlands University


Osare Space Consulting Group



Sierra Nevada Corporation

Southwest Research Institute

Space Information Laboratories



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 Tennessee Space Institute

University of Texas, Austin

University of Washington

Vehicle Systems Integration, LLC

Virgin Galactic

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This Wed & Thurs mark the 6th Annual Space Traffic Management Conference @StraussCenter in Austin, TX - organized by @moribajah, #ASCENDSPACE speaker, @spacedaporras & Dr. Diane Howard. Registration is open - students attend for free! https://www.strausscenter.org/item/2027-2020-space-traffic-management-conference.html

FEB 19th and 20th brings the 6th Annual Space Traffic Conference to the 40 Acres. Join the Strauss Center, @CockrellSchool, @LockheedMartin, @aiaa and the International Academy of Astronautics for this awe inspiring event. Find all conference info: https://www.strausscenter.org/item/2027-2020-space-traffic-management-conference.html

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