Monday 25 July, 2016  7.30pm to 9.30pm
Churchill Auditorium
Open to public upon registration

Moderator: Chris Stott (CEO, ManSat LLC, MSS96)

Panelists: Meidad Pariente (CEO, Sky and Space), Daniel Rockberger (Co-Founder, NSL Comm and SkyFi), Michael Potter (CEO, Paradigm Ventures, and Co-Founder, ESPIRIT Telecom).

An evening of insightful ‘to and fro’ conversation with proven space entrepreneurs who are leading advances in the global space markets with new services, products and technologies and all with deep ISU connections. Through this session, participants will learn about professional experiences of entrepreneurs in the space world. Speakers will share a very specific and personal outlook on their field of expertise.  

  1. Management
  2. Chairs
  3. Academics
  4. TAs
  5. Logistics
  6. Public Relations
  7. IT
  8. SEAC & TP Editors
  9. Participant Liaison & Library

SSP16 Host Institution

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Technion City, Haifa, Israel

The Technion – Israel Institute of Technology was founded in 1912 in Haifa and is the oldest university in Israel and the Middle East. The university offers degrees in science and engineering, and related fields such as architecture, medicine, industrial management and education.

The Technion is a science and technology research university, among the world’s top universities, dedicated to the creation of knowledge and the development of human capital and leadership, for the advancement of the State of Israel and all humanity.

The Technion is noted as a global pioneer in multidisciplinary research into fields including energynanotechnology, and life science.

The Technion has 4 Nobel Laureates, a graduate and 3 faculty members.

More about the SSP16 host institution:
Welcome to Technion
Technion Map in English (PDF)
SSP16 Campus map



The SSP16 is supported at different levels. ISU would like to thank the following organizations for their generous support:

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Host Institution


Local Sponsors


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Ilan Ramon Foundation

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Major Sponsors

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Program Supported By

China Space Foundation   ESA

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Ilan Ramon Foundation

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For more information about sponsorship application and promotional opportunities, please contact us.