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Upcoming SpaceUp Unconferences in 2016


Coming up:

SpaceUp UK – London (3-4 June 2016)

After the great success of the first SpaceUp UK event in 2014, a new organizing team has taken it upon them to make the second edition even more successful. On Friday 3 and Saturday 4 June participants are welcome at London’s King College. All info will be made available at the dedicated SpaceUp UK event website. Also check out the SpaceUp UK Facebook page and of course follow the local team as @SpaceUpUK on Twitter.

SpaceUp IAF GLIS – Geneva (5 June 2016)

We are proud to announce the upcoming SpaceUP GLIS 2016 in Geneva! This space unconference is organised in conjunction with and as a pre-event to the Global Conference on Space and the Information Society ‪#‎GLIS2016‬, organised by the International Astronautical Federation (IAF) and the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC). Use hashtag ‪#‎SpaceUpGLIS‬

SpaceUp Australia (3 July 2016)

The SpaceUp Australia team is organising the second SpaceUp unconference down under, this time at the University of Melbourne on July 3rd 2016. Check out their website for details and registration. Follow @SpaceUpAUS on Twitter.

SpaceUp Stuttgart (17 July 2016)

For the third time the team at the University of Stuttgart organises a space unconference at one of the leading aerospace faculties in Germany. Check out their dedicated website for details and registration. Follow @SpaceUpStgt on Twitter.

SpaceUp Haifa (22 July 2016)

The very first SpaceUp Unconference in the Middle East will take place on 22 July 2016, at the renowned Technion Israel Institute of Technology. After four Nobel Prizes at this institute it is time for the leading global space unconference to land in Haifa. This event coincides with the ISU Space Studies Program 2016 at Technion, ensuring a very international and very talkative crowd to be present. Find all details on the dedicated SpaceUp Haifa pages on this website!

SpaceUp Manchester (24-25 July 2016)

SpaceUp Manchester aims to act as platform to bring a wide range of stakeholders together – from young people to educators, citizens, researchers, scientists, businesses, technologists, creatives and industry representatives, to present information on what’s happening in the region, opportunities for getting involved in a range of space related initiatives, and create new adventures in the development and exploration of Space. SpaceUp Manchester will be coinciding with the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) 2016, a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation.

To celebrate the diverse research in Space Exploration taking place in the Greater Manchester region and wider afield, SpaceUp Manchester will bring together international speakers and participants, and in true Manchester style create one great Space party! Join us on 24 and 25 July 2016.

SpaceUp Cyprus (7-8 October 2016)

Coinciding with the Cyprus Science Festival, and to celebrate the diverse research in Space Exploration taking place in Cyprus and the wider region, SpaceUp Cyprus will bring together international speakers and participants, and in true Cyprus style create one great Space party! Also coincides with the opening of UN-declared World Space Week on 7 and 8 October 2016.

SpaceUp Cork (8 October 2016)

Welcome to SpaceUp Ireland! Ireland’s very first space unconference taking place at the Cork Institute of Technology on Saturday 8th of October 2016. Check out the dedicated website on what to expect and how to register.

SpaceUp Milan (5-6 November 2016)

After the great success of SpaceUp Rome in 2015 we are very happy to announce the second Italian SpaceUp unconference to be hosted in Milan! SpaceUp Milan will be held at the Politecnico di Milano on 5 and 6 November 2016. You can check the dedicated website for more info, show your interest by liking the SpaceUp Milan event page on Facebook and of course follow @SpaceUpMilan on Twitter!

SpaceUp Barcelona (26-27 November 2016)

After a try-out in 2014, an extended team of space enthusiasts are organizing a full two-day SpaceUp in Barcelona, Spain this year! The unconference will take place on November 26-27th 2016, at the Castelldefels Campus of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (where the ESA BIC is located). More news will follow soon! You can let your friends know that you are interested, or that you are going, on the SpaceUp Barcelona event page on Facebook! Oh, and follow @SpaceUpBCN on Twitter!

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Past SpaceUp’s

There have been dozens of SpaceUp Unconferences all over the world. Check out our rich history here:

List of past SpaceUp Unconferences