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MilSpace Situational Awareness 2016 - 08/03/2016

U.S. Air Force Space Command joins speaker line up

U.S Air Force Space Command will be speaking at SMi’s Military Space Situational Awareness conference which takes place on 18th-19th April in London.

SMi are delighted to announce Colonel Douglas Schiess, Commander 21st Space Wing, U.S. Air Force Space Command, will be speaking on "Achieving Space Security for US Forces Around the World Through Advanced SSA Technologies" on Day One of the Military Space Situational Awareness Conference. Highlights from Colonel Schiess’s talk include: Space tracking to ensure safety and availability of US Military space assets; SSA information dissemination to maximize rapid response to potential missile threats and what technologies can be used to enhance SSA effectiveness.

The 2016 agenda will feature high level briefings from top decision makers from Spanish Ministry of Defence, Austrian Armed Forces, Swedish FOI, Joint Space Command (France), Brazilian Armed Forces, Italian Air Force, Swedish Defence Material Administration, German Ministry of Defence, European Space Agency, UK Space Agency, US Strategic Command, STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory and many more.

To view the full agenda breakdown with all speakers and their topics, please visit the event website

Military Space Situational Awareness 2016 will bring together Military Space users and private industry specialists from around the world to discuss the challenges of gathering information in space and how they can be overcome through intimate cooperation and research and development.

Latest registered delegates include: The Boeing Company, UK MoD, Norwegian Armed Forces, Royal Thai Air Force, Beijing Institute Of Space Science & Technology Information, Selex ES and Astroscale.

For further information or to register visit the event website

For sponsorship enquiries contact Sadia Malick on +44 (0) 207 827 6748 or email

For delegate enquiries contact James Hitchen on +44 (0) 207 827 6054 or email

For media enquiries contact Julia Rotar on +44 (0) 207 827 6088 or email

11th annual MilSpace Situational Awareness Conference
18-19 April 2016,
London, UK      
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Contact tel: +44 (0) 207 827 6054

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