2016 ISS R&D Conference - Keynote speaker: Dr. Eric Topol

ISS R&D Conference

Your Catalyst for Discovery

July 12-14, 2016

Learn More Watch 2015 Videos Subscribe for Updates

2016 ISS R&D Conference - Keynote speaker: Dr. Eric Topol

ISS R&D Conference

Your Catalyst for Discovery

July 12-14, 2016

Learn More Watch 2015 Videos Subscribe for Updates

2016 ISS R&D Conference - Keynote speaker: Dr. Sanjay Gupta

ISS R&D Conference

Your Catalyst for Discovery

July 12-14, 2016

Learn More Watch 2015 Videos Subscribe for Updates

2016 ISS R&D Conference - Early Bird Registration

ISS R&D Conference

Your Catalyst for Discovery

July 12-14, 2016

Learn More Watch 2015 Videos Subscribe for Updates

Date

July 12-14, 2016

Location

San Diego, CA

Speakers

International Experts

Event Details

ISS R&D Conference 2016


Join us at the International Space Station R&D Conference 2016 and learn how microgravity can serve as Your Catalyst for Discovery. During this interactive and intensive three-day conference, hear from leaders within the academic, commercial and government communities who are all leveraging the International Space Station and pushing their research to new heights.

Subscribe for Updates

 

Your gateway to innovation, breakthroughs & discovery onboard the International Space Station.

Highlights

Innovation

Learn about game-changing science that will improve the way we live and work

Connections

Meet with expert researchers, business incubators, implementation partners, as well as, leaders from NASA and CASIS

Education

Expand your knowledge with engaging sessions led by some of the brightest minds in space research

Research

Get the latest news on existing and upcoming ISS research

Opportunities

Learn how to take advantage of opportunities to send your research to the ISS

Leadership

Engage in new opportunities to advance the industry

Praise from ISS R&D 2015 Attendees

Speakers

Dr. Sanjay Gupta - Keynote Speaker

Dr. Sanjay Gupta

Emmy® Award-Winning
Chief Medical
Correspondent, CNN

Dr. Sanjay Gupta is the multiple Emmy® award winning chief medical correspondent for CNN. Gupta, a practicing neurosurgeon, plays an integral role in CNN's reporting on health and medical news for all of CNN's shows domestically and internationally, and contributes to CNN.com. Additionally, Dr. Gupta is the host of Vital Signs for CNN International and Accent Health for Turner Private Networks. As host of Vital Signs, Dr. Gupta took viewers aboard a mockup of the ISS to see how medical research in space is benefiting humanity.

 

Dr. Eric Topol - Keynote Speaker

Dr. Eric Topol

Scripps Research Institute
& Scripps Translational Science Institute

Eric Topol is a professor of genomics at the Scripps Research Institute, the director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI), and the chief academic officer for Scripps Health. As a researcher, he has published 1,100 peer-reviewed articles, with more than 165,000 citations, elected to the National Academy of Medicine, and is one of the top 10 most cited researchers in medicine (Thomson Reuters ISI, “Doctor of the Decade”). He was the #1 most Influential physician leader in the United States in a national poll conducted by Modern Healthcare. He has edited several textbooks and published two bestseller books on the future of medicine: The Creative Destruction of Medicine and The Patient Will See You Now.

Plenary Headliners

  • William H. Gerstenmaier
    Associate Administrator, Human Exploration and Operations, NASA
  • Millie Hughes-Fulford
    University of California, San Francisco
  • Greg Johnson
    President & Executive Director, CASIS
  • Michael Roberts
    Deputy Chief Scientist, CASIS
  • Julie Robinson
    Chief Scientist, International Space Station, NASA
  • Kirk Shireman
    Manager, International Space Station, NASA
  • Ros Smith
    Senior Research Advisor, Eli Lilly
  • Ellen Stofan
    Chief Scientist, NASA
  • Michael T. Suffredini
    President, Commercial Space Division, STG

Event Location

Town and Country Resort &
Convention Center
500 Hotel CirCLE N
San Diego, CA 92108
ph: (619) 291-7131

Book Hotel

Conference Agenda

Registration Open

JAXA/NASA Joint Workshop for New Users

New User Workshop: Opportunities to Accelerate Research Onboard the International Space Station

Networking Reception

Registration

Opening Remarks

Keynote

Motion in Markets: Developing Markets in LEO

2016 Innovations: Materials Science in Space

Luncheon Keynote: Eric Topol, Scripps Research Institute, Scripps Translational Science Institute, and the Scripps Health

Technical Breakout Sessions

The New Dawn of Global Space:  Space Agency Initiatives to Promote Entrepreneurial, Commercial, and Academic Use of the International Space Station

Networking Reception

Morning Kickoff

Keynote

The New International Space Station Customer Experience

International Space Station as the Gateway for Humankind’s Future in Space and on Earth: A Next Generation View

Luncheon Keynote

Technical Breakout Sessions

Biomedical Discovery: Science in Space for Life on Earth

Networking Reception

Morning Kickoff

International Space Station & Beyond: Perspectives on Research Innovation Platforms and Future Launch Capabilities

International Space Station Technologies to Watch: LEO Commercialization

STEM in Space

Luncheon Keynote

Plenary Close

Technical Breakout Sessions

A Beautiful Planet, An IMAX Entertainment Film

Activities

ISSRDC Marketplace Exhibits

Marketplace Exhibits

Make valuable connections in the marketplace exhibit area. CASIS and NASA have partnered with experienced companies that provide the specialized services you’ll need to get your science to the International Space Station, and many of these companies will have representatives on-hand to talk and answer your questions.

International Space Station 3D Display

International Space Station 3D Display

Explore the International Space Station like you’ve never seen it before. You’ll gain a new perspective on the space station with this hands-on exhibit that offers 360-degree internal and external views of the space station.

Ask an ISS Expert Exhibit

Ask an ISS Expert Exhibit

Have an innovative idea? Looking to learn more about hardware? Curious about the space station’s research capabilities? This new interactive exhibit connects you to a network of space experts, resources, information and key contacts.

Event Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

Boeing

Gold Sponsors

Boeing
Siera Nevada Corporation

Silver Sponsors

FedExUnited Launch Alliance

Marketplace Sponsors

AirbusTeledyne BrownFish & RichardsonFish & RichardsonTeledyne BrownTeledyne Brown

Community Partner

Airbus

ISS R&D Conference 2015

Become a Sponsor

The ISS R&D Conference is your opportunity to demonstrate leadership and investment in the ISS mission. As a sponsor, your organization gains significant opportunities for branding, networking and outreach among the more than 700 expected attendees, including NASA leaders. Join us in building a vibrant, motivated community for innovation on the world’s most unique platform for innovative research.

Contact Us

#ISSRDC