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Discover the Possibilities Conference

Discover the Possibilities Conference


Ramside Hall, Carrville, Durham DH1 1TD

Start Date

Thursday, 22 March 2018 09:00

End Date

Thursday, 22 March 2018 17:00

This year's conference focuses on highlighting the business opportunities that exist for developing data-led satellite applications to solve industry challenges.

Organised on behalf of the North East Satellite Applications Centre of Excellence, this year’s event is the fourth in a series of annual gatherings which focus on some of the key challenges facing the sector. Join us to identify and discuss the real business opportunities from a range of key service providers and end users, including:

Speakers are to be confirmed but these topics will be covered:

  • Why do we have a space industry? It’s what’s next, it inspires us, it leads to real improvements to our quality of life.
  • What’s coming at us? Business opportunities in Industry 4.0, AI, immersive tech, 5G, different types of satellites.
  • How can we increase the pipeline of ideas to commercialise? Creating an innovation crowd to radically enlarge the pool of talent.
  • How can we win more contracts? Bluechip challenges and quick fire pitches.




DRAFT AGENDA (9:00 am – 16:30 pm)

  • Registration, coffee, exhibition & networking

  • Welcome & introduction from chair

  • Session 1 - Why do we have a space industry?

  • Coffee, exhibition & networking

  • Session 2 – What’s coming at us?

  • Quick fire pitches


  • Quick fire pitches

  • Session 3 – Bluechip challenges

  • Session 4 – Quick fire pitches/stories to tell

  • Session 6 – The innovation crowd

  • Session – Open innovation challenge

  • Video: 2019 year of space

  • Event wrap up

Contact Details

For all enquiries please contact Ken Wallace on 0191 3856619 or email ken@shesgottit.com

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