Space Rendezvous - how to successfully launch new Swedish space companies into orbit?
Welcome to Space Rendezvous!
Swedish space companies are internationally competitive and Swedish innovations are found on numerous rockets and satellites.
The Kista technology cluster is world known for its function as a Swedish innovation engine and holds many successful space companies, a perfect place to address the question: What's the secret sauce of space success?
Time: Thu 2023-04-27 13.00
Location: KTH Kista: Electrum building, Sal A, Floor 2. 16 Kistagången, Kista, Sweden
During the Space Rendezvous you are invited to:
- Learn about some of the latest innovations and developments in the Swedish space industry from a wide range of prominent speakers
- Meet and mingle with space start-ups, companies, students and decision makers
- Explore what conditions are needed to create a thriving Swedish space innovation ecosystem
13:00 Welcome! Marco Giertz, CEO Visit Kista AB
13:00 - 13:10 KTH Space Center; what is the Swedish space node? Christer Fuglesang, Astronaut
13:10 - 13:20 Working on Venus. The Radio We Could Send to Hell! Carl-Mikael Zetterling, Professor
13:20 - 13:30 STING – European Space Accelerator powered by Sting and Cassini: Linda Krondahl, Project Manager
13:30 – 13:40 I.S.A.A.C. - International Space Asset Acceleration, Mattias Hansson, CEO & Co-founder
13:40 - 13:50 ReOrbit: Satellites for connectivity in space. Ernst Wehtje, Business Development Manager
13:50 - 14:00 IR-Nova - Championing IR technology for space. Eric Costard, CTO
14:00 - 14:10 THINGS - Space Tech for the rest of us. Magnus Melander, Evengelist & Co-founder
14:20 - 14:30 Electrum Laboratory; more than just a lab. Nils Nordell, Director
14:30 -15:25 Coffee/mingle break, space competition – with prize! Guided tours of the Electrum Laboratory.
Space cake sponsored by OHB.
Space exhibition: OHB, Rymdkapital.se, IR-Nova, Aesir, MIST, STING, THINGS… and many more!
15:25 -15:35 OHB - 30 years of space success. Fredrik Sjöberg, Deputy Managing Director
15:35 - 15:45 Swedish National Space Agency. Christer Nilsson, Deputy Director-General
15:45 – 15:55 FMV, Swedish Defence Materiel Administration. Christian Krokstedt, Project Manager
15:55 - 16:10 AESIR & MIST - Student rockets & satellite – Hugo Wijk, Chairman & Sven Grahn, Project Manager
16:10 - 16:20 PandionAI - Securing timely information by putting AI in space and control to the user. Markus Skogsmo, Chief Executive Officer
16:20 - 16:30 Rymdkapital.se Ted Elvhage, Founder
16:30 - 17:00 Panel discussion; how do we enable Swedish space startups to succeed and grow?
Moderator: Christer Fuglesang, Astronaut, KTH Space center
Swedish National Space Agency, Christer Nilsson, Deputy Director-General
Porkchop, Matija Milenovic, Co-founder, TBD
ReOrbit, Sethu Savedda Suvanam, Founder
PandionAI, Markus Skogsmo, CEO
STING, Linda Krondahl
17:00 - after event networking Space PUB in collaboration with The Student Chapter of Information and Nano Technology at KTH Kista. RSVP in registration form!