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Register Now for the Women's Global Gathering
Scheduled for Thursday, April 6, from 12:15 to 1:45 p.m., at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, the Space Foundation's first Women's Global Gathering will be held during the final day of the 33rd Space Symposium. This motivational luncheon and networking opportunity is open to men and women, and to Symposium registrants and non-registrants. The Gathering luncheon will include a panel discussion by senior leaders who will share their insights into the important role of women in the exploration of space. READ MORE »
Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper was in Colorado Springs today to deliver his State of the State address. The address took place during a luncheon at the Antlers Hotel, hosted by the Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Corporation. The audience included a range of local and regional community leaders representing industry, education and government.  READ MORE »
U.S. Congressmen Rogers and Bridenstine to Speak at 33rd Space Symposium
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 6, 2017) - With a new Congress and a new administration in place, space policy and legislation, both civil and national security-related, will be integral to this year's 33rd Space Symposium. Perspectives from U.S. Congressmen will be provided at the Symposium by speakers Rep. Mike Rogers (R-AL) and Rep. Jim Bridenstine (R-OK). READ MORE »
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 2, 2017) - The Space Foundation's 33rd Space Symposium will culminate on April 6 with ceremonies celebrating the induction into the Space Technology Hall of Fame® of two innovations developed for space that now improve life on Earth, as well as celebrating 30 years of the Space Technology Hall of Fame program. The 2017 inductees are: READ MORE »
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 2, 2017) - The Space Foundation's 33rd Space Symposium will culminate on April 6 with ceremonies celebrating the induction into the Space Technology Hall of Fame® of two innovations developed for space that now improve life on Earth, as well as celebrating 30 years of the Space Technology Hall of Fame program. The 2017 inductees are: READ MORE »
Boeing Exhibit Center and Pavilion Sells Out in Record Time
The Boeing Exhibit Center and Pavilion has sold out months in advance of the Space Foundation's 33rd Space Symposium, to be held April 3-6, 2017, at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colo. This is the earliest in the Symposium's 33-year history that the exhibit center has sold out. READ MORE »
Celebrate 30 Years of the Space Technology Hall of Fame with Mr. Jefferson and P.J. O'Rourke
The Timeless Spirit of Exploration What lessons do modern space exploration and the Lewis and Clark Expedition share? Find out at the 2017 Space Technology Hall of Fame Dinner as we mark 30 years of space technology excellence with an evening of civil discourse, critical thinking and good citizenship. READ MORE »
Experts to Discuss Impact of Big Data on the Future of Space
This year's Space Symposium is on track to be the most dynamic coming-together of international space collaboration, passion and accomplishment in its 33-year history. READ MORE »
Innovation Panelists Offer Unique Approaches to Space Solutions
For its Space Symposium panel discussion on innovation, the Space Foundation is bringing together thought leaders, entrepreneurs and investors to offer unique approaches to space solutions. The 33rd Space Symposium will be held April 3-6 at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, attracting space leaders from dozens of countries around the world. Moderator for the "Innovation" panel is Kira Blackwell, Program Executive, Office of the Chief Technologist, NASA Headquarters. READ MORE »
Join the Party at Yuri's Night
The Space Foundation is kicking off Space Symposium week in Colorado Springs with a party that any adult can attend! Yuri's Night is the global space party that celebrates the accomplishments of Yuri Gagarin, as well as the U.S. Space Shuttle program.Enjoy spirits and meet astronauts, all for a good cause. Proceeds from Yuri's Night ticket sales will benefit Space Foundation STEM education programs. READ MORE »