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Join 3,000 engineers, scientists, policymakers, investors, civil and government leaders, national-security experts, researchers, and media at ASCEND—a new, immersive event designed to accelerate space commerce, exploration, and new discovery.

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ASCEND ecosystem

ASCEND is an inclusive, global experience

600+
Organizations

22
Countries

125+
Colleges & Universities

Endemic Organizations

  • NASA
  • Boeing
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Northrup Grumman
  • SpaceX
  • Blue Origin

Non-Endemic Organizations

  • Google
  • World Bank
  • Maui Economic Development Board
  • Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
  • Artwork by Rouch
  • Ripple
  • Urban Logic

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Connect with the world’s most innovative thinkers.

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.

AUSTIN MURNANE – Building the Space Constitution

ASCEND attendee Austin Murnane, an attorney in private practice, is identifying the laws and policies that can facilitate the exploration and use of outer space for the benefit of all
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KEVIN BARRY: Exploring the next frontiers in real estate development

Location. Location. Space Exploration. Meet BKG Enterprises’ Business Analyst and ASCEND attendee Kevin Barry who is exploring the next frontiers in real estate development. Why I’m going to ASCEND As a
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JACKIE BLUMER: Helping young imaginations take flight

Meet ASCEND attendee Jackie Blumer, an Earth and Space Science teacher who is helping young imaginations take flight Why I’m going to ASCEND I’m an Earth and Space Science teacher
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DANIEL HASTINGS: Exploring the uncharted reaches of entrepreneurial space

Meet ASCEND attendee Daniel Hastings, a professor at MIT and the Department Head of the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at MIT, who is exploring the uncharted reaches of entrepreneurial
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KRISTI MORGANSEN – A Professor with a Citizen Aerospace Approach

ASCEND attendee Kristi Morgansen, Professor and Chair at the University of Washington – William E. Boeing Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics, is seeking an experience driven by outcomes Why I
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JIM AND MJ MARGGRAFF: Making connections

If there are limits to innovation, Jim and MJ Marggraff have yet to encounter them. Meet ASCEND attendees Jim and MJ Marggraff who are making the connections so astronauts can
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THOMAS ANDERSEN: An international business executive ready for big ideas to take flight

ASCEND attendee Thomas A. E. Andersen, CEO of the Danish Aerospace Company A/S, is seeking partners to advance human spaceflight with their medical and wearable technologies Why I am going
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SHANAKA RANATUGA: An engineer without borders

ASCEND attendee Shanaka Ranatuga, Structures Design Release Engineer at Rivian, has the tools to build ideas into reality. Why I am going to ASCEND I’ve always been interested in space.
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Network with these institutions and organizations at ASCEND

  • 21st Century Waves
  • a.i. Solutions, Inc.
  • A2 SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, INC.
  • ABL Space Systems
  • Accelerating Space, LLC
  • Accenture
  • Acturn
  • Ad Astra Rocket Company
  • Aerodyne Industries
  • Aerojet Rocketdyne
  • Aeronaut Corporation
  • Aerospace Corporation
  • Aerospace In India
  • Aerospace Industries Association
  • Aerospace Policy Solutions, LLC
  • Aerospace Public Policy Institute
  • AF Office of Commercial & Economic Analysis
  • AGILE Space Propulsion
  • Air Force Institute of Technology
  • Air Force Materiel Command
  • Air Force Research Laboratory
  • Air Force SAF/AQR
  • Airbus
  • Alliance Velocity
  • Alpha Astrum
  • AMA
  • Ambassade de France / CNES
  • American Astronautical Society, Inc.
  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • American Public University
  • American Society for Gravitational and Space Research
  • AmgConsulting
  • Analytical Graphics, Inc.
  • Analytical Mechanics Associates, Inc.
  • Analytical Space Inc.
  • Applied Technologies
  • APUS
  • Arapahoe Community College
  • Arcadian Infracom
  • ArianeGroup
  • Arizona State University
  • Artwork by Rouch
  • Association of Spaceflight Professionals
  • Astronaut Apparel
  • AstroPlanetview
  • Astroscale U.S. Inc.
  • Astrox Corporation
  • Atlantis Interstellar
  • Auburn University
  • Avatar Medic
  • Aviation Week Network
  • Axiom Space
  • Azercosmos OJSCo
  • BAE Systems
  • Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corporation
  • Barrios Technology
  • Bayern-Chemie GmbH
  • Bechtel
  • Beihang University
  • Bell Helicopter
  • Blue Origin
  • Blue Residuum Space Alliances
  • BMO Nesbitt Burns
  • Boeing
  • Boeing Commercial Airplanes
  • Boeing Defense, Space & Security
  • Booz Allen Hamilton, Inc.
  • Boston Geospatial
  • Boston University
  • Brahe Corporation
  • Bryce Space and Technology, LLC
  • Bryn Neil International
  • BWX Technologies, Inc.
  • California Institute of Technology
  • California Polytechnic State University – Pomona
  • California State University – Northridge
  • California State University – Sacramento
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Cateni, Inc.
  • Centauri Corp
  • Center for Space Standards & Innovation
  • Center for the Advancement of Science in Space
  • Challenger Center For Space Science Education
  • Challenger Point Engineering, Strategy & Consulting
  • Charles River Analytics
  • Chartwell
  • Cislunar Space Development Company, LLC
  • Clarkson University
  • Click Bond, Inc.
  • Coalition for Deep Space Exploration
  • Collins Aerospace
  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Colorado State University
  • Commercial Space Technologies, LLC
  • Commercial Spaceflight Federation
  • Commonwealth Aerospace LLC
  • Comspace Development, LLC
  • ComSpOC Corp
  • Concepts Beyond
  • Cornell University
  • CPP
  • Craig Technologies
  • Crucial Flow Research
  • CU Aerospace LLC
  • Dartmouth College
  • David Clark Company
  • Defense Innovation Unit
  • Delft University of Technology
  • Denmar Technical Services
  • Dennis Meredith
  • DEP
  • Department of Defense
  • Desert Toad LLC
  • Discovery Partners International, LLC.
  • DLR – German Aerospace Center
  • DoD
  • Draper
  • DRB Associates Corporation
  • Dynamic Aviation Group Inc
  • Dynetics, A Leidos Company
  • eINFORMe, Inc
  • Element Forty-seven Ventures
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Emerging Futures LLC
  • Engineering and Technical Management Directorate
  • ERAU
  • ERC Incorporated
  • European Space Agency
  • ExoAnalytic Solutions
  • Federal Aviation Administration
  • Finsophy
  • First Mode
  • Florida Institute of Technology
  • Fortivo Holdings LLC
  • FRCSE
  • Froberg Aerospace, LLC
  • Full Sail University
  • Garden Island Robotics Inc.
  • General Dynamics Corporation
  • Genesis Engineering Solutions
  • George Mason University
  • George Washington University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Georgia Tech
  • Go!Foton
  • Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
  • Google
  • Greenville Jr. High School
  • Griffin Communications Group
  • Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation
  • Hampton University
  • Harvard University
  • Hawaii Space Flight Laboratory
  • Helios Capital
  • Heliospace
  • Hexcel
  • Higher Orbits
  • Hikaru Furukawa
  • Hindustan University
  • Home
  • HRL Laboratories, LLC
  • HRP Systems, Inc.
  • HR-ZTECH, LLC
  • Illinois Mathematics & Science Academy
  • Illinois Space Society
  • Imperial College London
  • Indian Institute of Technology – Gandhinagar
  • Indiana University
  • Industry Ventures
  • Infinity Strategic Space Solutions, LLC
  • Information Universe
  • Innovative Aerospace LLC
  • Institute for Science, Technology and Public Policy
  • International Space Services Inc.
  • International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory
  • Interprose
  • Jacobs Technology Inc.
  • Jet Propulsion Laboratory
  • JKIC
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
  • JRF Engineering Services
  • Kall Morris Inc.
  • Kampanics, L.L.C.
  • KBR
  • Kepler
  • Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
  • L3Harris Technologies
  • Langley Research Center
  • LaserLight Networks Inc.
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Lead Off The X
  • Lehigh University
  • Leidos Innovations Corporation
  • Lemarc Agromond Pte Ltd
  • Leonardo Electronics US Inc.
  • LeoStella
  • LinQuest Corporation
  • Load Path, LLC
  • Lockheed Martin
  • LONG CANE MIDDLE SCHOOL
  • Loon LLC
  • Luna Innovations
  • Lunar Outpost
  • Maana Electric
  • Made In Space, Inc.
  • Mars Interstellar
  • MarsB.space
  • Mars-Moon Astronautics Academy & Research
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Masten Space Systems
  • MathWorks, Inc.
  • Maui Economic Development Board
  • Maxar
  • MDA Corporation
  • Melroy & Hollett Technology Partners, LLC
  • Michigan Technological University
  • Millennium Engineering and Integration Company
  • Mission Control Space Services
  • MIT
  • MIT Lincoln Laboratory
  • MIT Media Lab
  • MITRE Corporation
  • Moraine Valley Community College
  • Moss Adams LLP
  • Mudd Law
  • NASA
  • National Academies
  • National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian
  • National Institute of Aerospace
  • National Space Institute
  • National Space Society
  • National Transportation Safety Board
  • Naval Postgraduate School
  • New Ascent
  • New Mexico Space Grant
  • Newsan
  • Nimble Aerospace
  • North Dakota State University
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Nova Southeastern University
  • NovaWurks
  • NSBE Aerospace SIG
  • NuForensics Inc.
  • OCEA
  • Office of Commercial and Economic Analysis
  • OHB Sweden
  • Ohio State University
  • Oklahoma State University
  • Old Dominion University
  • ONERA
  • Open Lunar Foundation
  • Opterus Research and Development, Inc.
  • Optus Satellite
  • Orbion Space Technology
  • Orbital Assembly Inc.
  • Osare Space Consulting Group
  • Parametric Solutions, Inc.
  • Pardee RAND Graduate School
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics
  • Planet
  • Pointwise, Inc.
  • Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico
  • Portland State University
  • Poulos Air & Space Inc
  • PRAXIS AEROSPACE
  • Precision ADM
  • Princeton Satellite Systems, Inc.
  • PROXIMAI
  • Psionic
  • Purdue University
  • Qwaltec, Inc.
  • R J Kohl & Assoc.
  • RadioBro Corporation
  • Rainiertek LLC
  • Rambler Group
  • Raytheon Technologies
  • Red Canyon Engineering & Software
  • Red Rocks Community College
  • Reference Point Consulting
  • Regent University
  • REI Systems
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Reynolds Smith & Hills Inc
  • Ripple
  • Robert’s Engineering Development
  • Robots in Space LLC
  • Rocket Lab
  • Rodel Corporation
  • Rosetta Stone Operations
  • Royal Aeronautical Society
  • RPM Ventures
  • RS&H, Inc.
  • RUAG Space USA
  • Rutgers University
  • Ryerson University
  • Sadaina LLC
  • SAIC
  • Saint Louis University
  • San José State University
  • Sandia National Laboratories
  • Satellite Industry Association
  • Science & Technology Corporation
  • Science and Technology Policy Institute
  • Science Applications International Corporation
  • SEDS-USA
  • Sensoria
  • Sierra Nevada Corporation
  • Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology
  • Sky Ranch LLC
  • Sky Solutions
  • Skyframe Research and Development, Inc.
  • Software Engineering Institute
  • Southwest Research Institute
  • Space & Ground Engineering Solutions
  • Space and Missile Systems Center
  • SPACE ARCHITECTURES LLC
  • SPACE CENTRIC, LLC
  • Space Commerce Matters
  • Space Cooperative
  • Space Development Agency
  • Space Exploration Technologies Corporation
  • Space Foundation
  • Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC)
  • Space Information Laboratories
  • Space Initiatives Inc
  • Space ISAC
  • Space Lab Technologies, LLC
  • Space Perspective
  • Space Tango
  • SpaceArchitect.org
  • SpaceFarers Corporation
  • Spacefaring Institute LLC
  • Spaceport Chapter
  • SpaceX
  • SPEC Innovations
  • Special Aerospace Services
  • Spire Global
  • SRI International
  • SSC – Swedish Space Corporation
  • SSL Robotics LLC
  • St. Mark’s School
  • Stanford University
  • STAR Associates, Inc
  • Stellar Amenities
  • Stellar Solutions, Inc.
  • STEM School Highlands Ranch
  • Stevens Institute of Technology
  • Stress Engineering Services, Inc.
  • Summit Technologies & Solutions, Inc.
  • Synopta GmbH
  • Sysoft
  • Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc.
  • Teachers in Space, Inc.
  • TEAGUE
  • Technical University of Lisbon
  • Technology Service Corporation
  • Telesat U.S. Services, LLC
  • Texas A&M University
  • Texas Tech University
  • Textron Aviation
  • The Aerospace Corporation
  • The Bush School of Government and Public Service
  • The CPI Group
  • The Planetary Society
  • The RAND Corporation
  • The Spaceship Company
  • The United States Military Academy
  • The Weiss School
  • Tietronix Software
  • Titan Space Advisory
  • Tokyo Metropolitan University
  • Truthian Inc
  • TTTech North America, Inc.
  • Twiggs Space Lab, LLC
  • U.S. Space Force
  • UK’s Department for International Trade
  • United Launch Alliance, LLC
  • United States Air Force Academy
  • United States Military Academy – West Point
  • United States Naval Academy
  • United Technologies Corporation
  • Universidade de Brasília
  • Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
  • Universite de Montreal
  • Université Toulouse 1 Capitole
  • University at Buffalo
  • University of Alabama – Huntsville
  • University of Alaska – Anchorage
  • University of Arizona
  • University of California
  • University of Cambridge
  • University of Charleston
  • University of Cincinnati
  • University of Colorado
  • University of Florida
  • University of Houston
  • University of Illinois
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Kansas
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Massachusetts at Amherst
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Mississippi School of Law
  • University of Missouri – Columbia
  • University of Nebraska
  • University of Nevada – Las Vegas
  • University of New Haven
  • University of New Mexico
  • University of North Dakota
  • University of Notre Dame
  • University of Nottingham
  • University of Oxford
  • University of Puerto Rico
  • University of South Carolina
  • University of Southern California
  • University of St. Thomas – Minnesota
  • University of Tennessee Space Institute
  • University of Texas
  • University of Washington
  • University of Waterloo
  • University of Wisconsin
  • University of Wyoming
  • Urban Logic, Inc.
  • US Air Force
  • US Army Space and Missile Defense Command
  • US Space Force
  • USF Institute of Applied Engineering
  • Vader Engineering
  • Vehicle Systems Integration, LLC
  • Veridiam, Inc.
  • Viasat
  • Virgin Galactic
  • Virgin Orbit
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
  • Von Braun Center for Science and Innovation
  • Washington Evaluators
  • Wayne State University
  • Wei Li Capital LLC
  • Western University of Health Sciences
  • Wichita State University
  • Willis Lease Finance Corporation
  • WorkSharp Consulting LLC
  • World Bank
  • Xplore Inc.
  • York University

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That's a wrap! It was an honor to participate in @aiaa's inaugural "Diverse Dozen" panel as a part of the @ascendspace conference. If you missed it, you can download the full set of our op-eds here: https://www.ascend.events/space-traffic-management-diverse-dozen/
Thank you @aiaa and @JacobsConnects!

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