May 07, 2021 – Volume 17 – No. 1
LEO Digital Forum
April 6-8
EMEA + Asia Digital Forum
May 18-20
Future Space Forum
July 26-29
Conference & Exhibition
September 7-10 in National Harbor, MD
Digital Encore
September 27-October 1
Downlink 1: SATELLITE 2021 - 40 Years in the Making

Lindsey Fuller
VP, Satellite Group

SATELLITE 2021 is 40 years in the making, and despite the challenges we’ve been presented in the past year, we’re forging ahead! We recently announced that SATELLITE will now take place September 7-10, 2021 at the Gaylord National Convention Center in National Harbor, MD.  I can’t begin to express how grateful we are for the understanding and flexibility of our community as we navigate the landscape created by the pandemic, and look forward to when we will all meet face-to-face again.

There has been much uncertainty throughout the pandemic and I understand that the recent shift of SATELLITE has created questions surrounding… Read More

Conference News

Though the SATELLITE 2021 live conference has been rescheduled to September 7-10, we are happy to report that more than 230 speakers will be making their appearance for the new dates. Let’s talk about what’s happening on the program throughout the spring and summer:

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Exhibition News

SATELLITE 2021 has moved to September 7-10 and will now be located at the Gaylord National in National Harbor, MD, just a few miles from downtown Washington, DC.  The new venue provides us with a new exhibit hall floor plan, including outdoor exhibit options for companies interested in showing off…

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Health + Safety

We appreciate your support of this event and want to ensure you have a safe and healthy experience while onsite. We are working with the Gaylord National Convention Center and our supporting vendors to create a safety plan and protocols. Click here to visit our website and find what we're doing to ensure your safety.

Join us Next Week at the EMEA + Asia Digital Forum

The second digital program for SATELLITE takes a closer look at the EMEA and Asia regions of the world, exploring unique challenges and opportunities and talking with leaders from these areas. Click here to view the agenda!

Open to Executive All-Access pass holders only.

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Industry News

A Conversation With Gwynne Shotwell, 2020 Satellite Executive of the Year

Days before sending the Crew-2 mission to the ISS, Gwynne Shotwell jumps on the phone for an interview with Via Satellite while working at SpaceX’s facility in McGregor, Texas. She speaks openly about the company’s ambitions… READ MORE

Industry News

Analysts Applaud Eutelsat’s Ambition With OneWeb Investment

Eutelsat’s over $500 million investment for a 24% stake in OneWeb, announced Tuesday, marks one of the major Geostationary Orbit (GEO) operators making a substantial move in Low-Earth Orbit (LEO). The move has been greeted positively by the analyst… READ MORE

Industry News

SES Exec Details Ground Station of the Future for O3b mPOWER

While there is always huge excitement around new satellites and new capabilities in space, the drive to create improved and more efficient ground infrastructure is also coming sharply into focus. On Wednesday, SES announced… READ MORE