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North East Space Conference
North East Space Conference

Wed, 05 Jun

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Radisson Blu

North East Space Conference

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Time & Location

05 Jun 2024, 09:00 – 17:00

Radisson Blu, Frankland Ln, Durham DH1 5TA, UK

About the event

The North East Space Conference is coming back for 2024!

Agenda

9:00 - Welcome & order of the day

9:15 - Welcome from Durham County Council

9:20 - Space and the North East - John Bone, Chair of the North East Space Leadership Group

9:30 - NE Devolution and what it means for Space in the region

9:45 - Universities in the North East and Space

10:00 - From Gilette to Satellites - An Unconventional Route to a Career in Space - Preeya Lakhani, Lockheed Martin Space

10:15 - Break

10:45 - Creating the Ecosystem for Outer Space - Lucy Mason, Director for Innovation, Capgemini Invent UK

11:00 - Fireside chat: Space & Sustainability

• Panel Chair - Jayne Dale, Jacobs (Business Development Director)

• Miguel Bello Mora, Chair, Orbex

• Jake Geer, UK Managing Director, Orbit Fab

• Lucy Mason, Director for Innovation, Capgemini Invent UK

• Ralph 'Dinz' Dinsley, Managing Director, 3S Northumbria

11:45 - Session Announced Soon!

12:15pm - Lunch and network

1 - 2 pm -  Lunch roundtable on 'Growing Satellite Communication Capabilities in the UK'

2:15 - Session Announced Soon!

2:30 - The Business of Space as We See It  - JB Young, Strategy and Business Development Analyst, Lockheed Martin

2:45 - Fireside chat: Changing business opportunities in the Space sector

• Panel Chair: Nafeesa Dajda, Director of National Capability, Satellite Applications Catapult

• JB Young, Strategy and Business Development Analyst, Lockheed Martin

• Sean Goldsbrough, Head of Space and ISR, Raytheon UK

• Richard Gibbs, Filtronic

• David Parker, European Space Agency

3:30 - Coffee and network

4:30 - Finish

(This agenda is correct at the time of publishing, however may be subject to change).

For a discounted room rate please contact events.durham@radissonblu.comdirectly, quoting attendance at NE Space Conference. These rooms are on a first-come, first-served basis.

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