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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.(Jan. 21, 2003) -- After a record-breaking early sellout of the already-expanded Boeing Exhibit Center, organizers of the 19th National Space Symposium announced today yet another expansion of symposium exhibit facilities to accommodate additional exhibitors. The expansion accommodates numerous space organizations that had been on a waiting list to participate in the industry's premier annual event, to be held April 7-10, 2003 at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs. READ MORE »
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 14, 2003) -- Save up to $225 by registering for the 19th National Space Symposium before Friday, January 17. This year's event, scheduled April 7-10, 2003 at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, promises to be even bigger and better with more than 4,000 total participants expected. The early bird registration rate of $625 includes admission to general sessions, exhibits and receptions. READ MORE »
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 6, 2003) -- Conference attendees participating at the 19th National Space Symposium can save up to $225 by registering before January 17. The National Space Symposium is hosted by the Space Foundation and scheduled April 7-10, 2003 at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs. READ MORE »
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 20, 2002) -- A leading space industry executive, a former NASA administrator and astronaut, and a world-renowned astrophysicist all have been selected to join the board of directors of the Space Foundation. Serving three-year terms effective January 2003 are READ MORE »
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 13, 2002) -- In response to the space industry's need to attract top young talent, the Space Foundation will provide college students a jumpstart on their professional careers by conducting a College Career Fair April 10 at the 19th National Space Symposium. Space industry leaders from across the country will provide career counseling, industry briefings, company overviews, one-on-one interviews, access to the industry's largest trade show exhibition center, and lunch. READ MORE »
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 12, 2002) -- The Space Foundation announced today that the entire 27,380 square foot Boeing Exhibit Center has been sold for next year's 19th National Space Symposium. The total square footage increased 5.6% from last year while the sell-out day is 60 days earlier, setting a new record. More than 100 companies will be exhibiting in 2003, up from 84 in 2002. READ MORE »
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 4, 2002) -- The American Space Showcase, presented by the U.S. Department of Commerce and the Space Foundation, will be unveiled at the 2003 Paris Air Show, June 15-22 at Le Bourget, France. The comprehensive display of state-of-the-art exhibits will highlight American space technology. Commerce Deputy Assistant Secretary for Transportation and Machinery Joseph H. READ MORE »
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Nov. 19, 2002) -- Analytical Graphics, Inc.'s (AGI) Satellite Tool Kit (STK) has been designated a `Certified Space Technology` by the Space Foundation, an organization that promotes space awareness. As a developer of commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) analysis and visualization software for the aerospace community, AGI received this prestigious seal of approval for the way in which its space technology enhances the lives of citizens here on Earth. READ MORE »
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Nov. 1, 2002) -- The Space Foundation, Space News and the U.S. Department of Commerce, in association with the Satellite Industry Association, will present Space at the Crossroads on Feb. 19, 2003, at the U.S. Department of Commerce, Hoover Building Auditorium in Washington, D.C. READ MORE »
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.(Oct. 22, 2002) -- Despite a weak global economy, space industry revenues are expected to rocket past the $145 billion mark in 2002. New launch systems are coming on line. NASA is articulating a bold new vision for future exploration. And space-based systems for surveillance, reconnaissance, navigation and communication are expected to play an ever-increasing role in national security and homeland defense. READ MORE »