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UK Space Industry – Exploring opportunities in the supply chain

Thursday 9th March 2017 at OpTIC Technology Centre, St Asaph, North Wales, LL17 0JD

Conference and Exhibition from 9.30am to 1.30pm. Space Forum Meeting from 1.30pm to 3.30pm  

The Space Industry offers enormous potential to grow the economy. It’s not a niche industry but a fast growing, high tech, industrial and scientific sector.  The UK target is to grow the sector to achieve a 10% (£40 billion) share of the global space market by 2030.

This conference and exhibition will explore the supply chain and potential opportunities for your product or service in the space industry.  We will also explore how your company may benefit from space applications, data and services.  It will offer an opportunity to hear from industry and organisation leaders, network with like-minded people and exhibit your products or services. Our goal is to increase the number of suppliers to UK companies by highlighting opportunities available to companies large, small and start-up.

Who should attend?

Buyers and suppliers in, or wishing to enter the space industry: 

  • Design and/or manufacture of space equipment and subsystems – including materials, components, scientific and engineering support
  • Applications of satellite signals and data such as Earth Observation, communication etc.
  • Specialised support services e.g. software and data management

Innovators/entrepreneurs developing new products

Speakers with panel discussion:

Nick Cox – UK Space Agency

Caroline Gray – Glyndŵr Innovations Ltd

John Whalley – Aerospace Wales Forum

Peter Jones – Qioptiq Space Technology

Paul Williams – Horizon Space Technologies Ltd

Andy Cunningham – Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL)


It is free to attend and exhibit at this event.

To exhibit or for further information please contact Debbie Davies by email: phone: 01745 535208

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