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Australian Space Awards – Nominations Close today!!

17 January 2020

Last day to nominate! Today is the last day to nominate an outstanding space industry individual or business for the inaugural Australian Space Awards… Find out more…

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Managing Risk from Space

13 January 2020

Blog by Peter Kinne, Gilmour Space Technologies The current extreme fire conditions in Australia has sharpened our industry focus on what more could be done in the prevention, mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery phases of emergency management. Specifically, how can our emerging Australian Space Industry respond and scale efficiently and effectively during such natural disaster scenarios?…

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Australian Space Agency calls for 2020 scholarship candidates

13 January 2020

The Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) has partnered with the Australian Space Agency (the Agency) to support two Australian delegates to attend the 9th Space Generation Fusion Forum (28-30 March)  and the 36th Space Symposium (30 March 30 – 2 April) in Colorado Springs, USA. Application Deadline: 10th of February The Space Generation Fusion Forum…

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Tenders now open… Space Industry Technology Testing and Qualification Market Assessment

06 January 2020

The NT government is seeking consultancy services to gain a better understanding of the space technology testing, development and qualification supply chain and the opportunity it may present the NT. The tender for Space Industry Technology Testing and Qualification Market Assessment is now available through Quotations and Tenders Online. Tenders will close at 2:00pm (CST)…

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Australian Space Awards – Nominate Now

18 December 2019

The SIAA is pleased to announce that we have joined the Australian Space Agency as a supporting partner for the inaugural Australian Space Awards. This exciting event will take place at the Four Seasons in Sydney, on 26 March 2020. If you know someone in the Space Industry who deserves to be recognised, make sure…

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Grants to deliver STEM related activities and events to young Australians

16 December 2019

Maker Projects: Community STEM Engagement grants 2020 The Maker Projects: Community STEM Engagement grants 2020 provides grants from $20,000 to $100,000 for up to two years in duration to foster creativity and inquiry-based learning and to support the development of STEM skills in students and youth (under 18 years of age) in design, engineering and…

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Space Summit 2020 (Sydney)

12 December 2019

We are delighted to announce a partnership with The Economist Events’ Space Summit 2020, taking place on March 19th in Sydney. Join us along with leading players from the private sector and government as we discuss the next steps for the #space economy. The Space Summit will pick up the global conversation from last year’s event…

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Space infrastructure project grants open

11 December 2019

In the 2019-20 Federal Budget, the Australian Government announced the $19.5 million Space Infrastructure Fund (SIF). This investment into infrastructure will help to grow the Australian space sector. The SIF targets 7 infrastructure projects for common-user platforms that industry cannot provide alone. Two of these projects are now open for grant applications: Mission Control Centre in South…

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IAF Emerging Space Leaders (ESL) Grant Programme

06 December 2019

Call for Applications for IAC 2020 The International Astronautical Federation (IAF) is pleased to announce its 2020 Emerging Space Leaders (ESL) Grant Programme that provides opportunities for students and young professionals to participate in the annual International Astronautical Congress. The young people selected to take part in the 2020 Emerging Space Leaders Grant Programme will participate in the…

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Applications now open for ThincLab International Incubator Program

04 December 2019

Applications are NOW OPEN for Cohort 2 of the ThincLab International Incubator Program which will commence in February 2020. The International Incubator Program assists Australian based startups and SMEs to launch into Europe or Asia via the ThincLab network of international incubators.   This is a free program co-funded by the University of Adelaide and…

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