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Space Technology Sponsors at the Space Technology & Investment Forum, Sept. 30 – Oct. 1

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Sept. 17, 2015) — Over a dozen of the Space Foundation’s Certification Partners will be sponsoring and attending the Space Technology & Investment Forum to be held Sept. 30 – Oct. 1 in San Francisco’s financial district. The Space Foundation created the Space Technology & Investment Forum to offer investors from angel and venture capital communities, with a financial outlook of the global space industry, including spin-offs, who have created businesses using space technology and innovations. Participants define current trends, opportunities and the technical, legal and business issues critical to market analysis and risk assessment.

Aerus LLC, Astronaut Foods, AriBio, Eagle Eye Optics, Fisher Space Pen, Mannheim Steamroller, Outlast Technologies LLC, Salt Cases, LLC, Sputnik’s Child, a novel by Fred Ledley, Timez5 Global Inc. and Unirem will be sponsoring the event. Technology and innovation are the focus of the forum. This is addressed both through technology transfer from government programs, both domestic and international and through companies with market creating innovations. Learn more about these and other Certified Space Technology and Certified Space Imagination products at

About the Space Certification Program
Products and services that display the Space Certification seal are guaranteed to have stemmed from, or been dramatically improved by, technologies originally developed for space exploration or to have significant impact in teaching people about the value of space utilization.

Developed and administered by the Space Foundation, the Space Certification program serves three purposes:

  • Providing a unique marketing edge for Space Certification partners

  • Demonstrating to the public how space technologies now improve life on Earth

  • Making space knowledge more interesting and accessible to everyone

Request an invitation to attend the Space Technology & Investment Forum at are non-transferable. 

About the Space Foundation

Founded in 1983, the Space Foundation is the foremost advocate for all sectors of space, and is a global, nonprofit leader in space awareness activities, educational programs and major industry events, including the annual Space Symposium, in support of its mission “to advance space-related endeavors to inspire, enable and propel humanity.” Space Foundation World Headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colo., USA, has a public Discovery Center, including El Pomar Space Gallery, Northrop Grumman Science Center featuring Science On a Sphere® and the Lockheed Martin Space Education Center. The Space Foundation has a field office in Houston and conducts government affairs from its Washington, D.C., office. It annually publishes The Space Report: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity, and through its Space CertificationTM and Space Technology Hall of Fame® programs, recognizes space-based innovations that have been adapted to improve life on Earth. Visit, follow us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Twitter, Google+, Flickr and YouTube, and read our e-newsletter Space Watch.