News

We aim to update our news with funding opportunities, SPAN activities and those of our members.

20 January 2022

Science Museum Space Seminar Series

Starting on the 25th of January, this series focusses on Asia with monthly meeting. https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/science-museum-space-seminar-series

20 January 2022

7 Steps to SPAN the Gap

An article outlining steps to strengthen UK academia in the space sector to be published in Astronomy and Geophysics https://academic.oup.com/astrogeo/article-abstract/63/1/1.35/6507483

20 January 2022

Science and Technology Committee

Submissions to the Science and Technology Committee's inquiry, UK space strategy and UK satellite infrastructure have been published UK space strategy and UK satellite infrastructure - Committees - UK Parliament

29 September 2021

Space Scientists around UK welcome the new UK National Space Strategy

The Space Academic Network (SPAN), which provides a recognised voice of space scientists across the UK, warmly welcomes the recent publication of the National Space Strategy, issued by the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. We...

09 August 2021

SPAN Inputs into House of Commons Science and Technology Committee

SPAN responded to the House of Commons Science and Technology Committee call for evidence on the UK Space Strategy and satellite infrastructure.

09 August 2021

SPAN Inputs Into BEIS Draft Strategy

As part of a wide consultation of the academic community by BEIS for the National Space Strategy, SPAN consolidated inputs in a White Paper in June.