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4IRC Space: Are the opportunities for NI out of this world?

Join the 4IRC Shapers as we explore the opportunities for Northern Ireland companies in the Space industry.

We will be discussing:
– What opportunities exist for NI companies in the space sector?
– How do we develop new space-based business models relevant for the NI market?
– How do we encourage more exploration in this market?
– What are the challenges and risks in working in this sector?

This discussion aims to challenge perceptions and open conversations with students and academics, business and the start-up community. Everyone is welcome to attend.

We will host two panels on the night:

Panel 1 – Emerging tech and the space sector
Chair – 4IRC Shaper Kevin Gannon
Denver Humphrey – Head of R&D at Arralis
Leslie Orr – Director ADS NI
Thales – speaker to be announced

Panel 2 – Opportunities for NI
Chair – 4IRC Shaper Anna Valli
Prof Alan Fitzsimmons, QUB

There will also be a video interview with Robert Hill, NI Space Office.

Date: 07 May 2019

Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Venue: Catalyst Belfast Fintech Hub

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Event Details

Join the 4IRC Shapers as we explore the opportunities for Northern Ireland companies in the Space industry.

We will be discussing:
– What opportunities exist for NI companies in the space sector?
– How do we develop new space-based business models relevant for the NI market?
– How do we encourage more exploration in this market?
– What are the challenges and risks in working in this sector?

This discussion aims to challenge perceptions and open conversations with students and academics, business and the start-up community. Everyone is welcome to attend.

We will host two panels on the night:

Panel 1 – Emerging tech and the space sector
Chair – 4IRC Shaper Kevin Gannon
Denver Humphrey – Head of R&D at Arralis
Leslie Orr – Director ADS NI
Thales – speaker to be announced

Panel 2 – Opportunities for NI
Chair – 4IRC Shaper Anna Valli
Prof Alan Fitzsimmons, QUB

There will also be a video interview with Robert Hill, NI Space Office.

Date: 07 May 2019

Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Venue: Catalyst Belfast Fintech Hub

Register Now