2017 ISS R&D Conference - Save the Date

ISS R&D Conference

Innovation Beyond Boundaries

July 17-20, 2017

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2017 ISS R&D Conference - Call for Papers

ISS R&D Conference

Innovation Beyond Boundaries

July 17-20, 2017

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July 17-20, 2017


Washington, D.C.


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ISS R&D Conference 2017

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Join us at the International Space Station R&D Conference 2017 and learn how microgravity opens new possibilities for Innovation Beyond Boundaries. During this interactive and intensive 3-1/2 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.

Call for Papers Now Open ─ Submissions due March 24

Start preparing your abstract for ISS R&D 2017. Help us deliver a conference agenda that inspires groundbreaking innovation with tangible benefit to life on Earth. Accepted abstracts will be selected for parallel technical sessions or poster displays.

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

Event Location

Omni shoreham hotel
2500 Calvert St NW
Washington, DC 20008
ph: (202) 234-0700

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ISSRDC Marketplace Exhibits

Small Group User Clinics

Connect and collaborate with veteran and prospective ISS users in these interactive brainstorming discussions focused on key space-research topics and challenges.

International Space Station 3D Display

Space Investment

This unique opportunity brings together investors and early-stage companies interested in the fast-growing commercialization of space to discuss market opportunities and evaluate individual investment and syndications. Attendance is limited to 10 early-stage companies. Contact Benson Cheng at bcheng@iss-casis.org.

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.

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