Meeting Dates

SPAN Board Meetings

  • 24th January 2020
  • 22nd May 2020
  • 9th September 2020
  • 15th January 2021
  • 18th May 2021
  • 15th September 2021
  • 13th January 2022

Space Science and Exploration Working Group

  • 13th March 2020
  • 10th June 2020
  • 7th October 2020
  • 5th February 2021
  • 7th June 2021

Space Engineering and Technology Working Group

  • 25th March 2020
  • 24th June 2020
  • 21st October 2020
  • 16th February 2021
  • 14th July 2021

Space Data and Analysis Working Group

  • 3rd April 2020
  • 10th July 2020
  • 11th December 2020
  • 29th April 2021

Earth Observation Sciences Working Group

  • 8th June 2020
  • 27th August 2020
  • 18th January 2021
  • 16th April 2021
  • 13th December 2021
  • 25th April 2022
  • 2nd September 2022

Attending a working group meeting

SPAN operates an open membership to its working groups. Please contact to join one of the working groups. Membership of the SPAN board is outlined in the Terms of Reference for SPAN. Refer to our Members page for the attendees of the board meetings.

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.