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Virtual Event: Space Technology & Capability

Progressing Australia’s space capability through technology demonstration and experimentation

Wednesday, 28 April 2021
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM AEST

Agenda Overview

Space is a fast-growing and competitive commercial sector. 

Its exploration opens up new opportunities for Australian businesses and quality of life for citizens.

With an ambitious goal of turning the space sector into a $12 billion industry and adding an extra 20,000 jobs by 2030, the Australian Government is looking to innovative new technology and partnerships to improve capability and international presence.

Join the complimentary Space Technology & Capability Virtual Event and take a strategic look at how to bolster and improve space capability and international presence through the use of advanced technology.

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Key Takeaways

A must-attend event for public sector organisations looking to

Hear how Australia’s space industry is developing and executing its capability roadmap

Understand the best use of technology in driving forward space innovation and international presence

Learn how others are leveraging space data analysis to drive insight 

Hear from experts as they share how you can progress your space technology maturity 

Discover what your peers are currently undertaking to create collaborative partnerships with business

Your Expert Speakers

Aude Vignelles

Chief Technology Officer
Australian Space Agency

Jennifer Stephenson

Director, Space Acquisition Projects
Department of Defence

Alison Rose

Chief of Place, Space and Communities Division
Geoscience Australia

Tiffany Katchmar

Director, Space
Department for Trade and Investment SA

Ed Kruzins

CSIRO Honorary Fellow past Director of CDSCC

Rebecca Shrimpton

Head of Defence, Advanced Manufacturing and Space

Matt Dawson

Director, Space
Thales Australia

Reg Carruthers

Executive Director Defence and Space
Defence SA

Agenda at a glance

9:00 AM AEST
PSN Welcome
9:10 AM AEST
Chair Opening
9:20 AM AEST
Government Case Study: Creating the roadmap for more sophisticated space capability
9:35 AM AEST
Partner Session: Thales Space – Building a sustainable space industry & sovereign capability
9:50 AM AEST
Government Case Study: Identifying and pursuing areas of opportunity and driving Australia’s space maturity
10:05 AM AEST
Government Case Study: Creating a location-enabled Australia from Space
10:20 AM AEST
10:25 AM AEST
Panel Session: Improving Australia’s space infrastructure
11:00 AM AEST
Closing Remarks from Chair / End of Session


Complimentary to attend

For public sector only

Online event


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