Meeting Dates

SPAN Board Meetings

  • 24th January 2020
  • 22nd May 2020
  • 9th September 2020

Space Science and Exploration Working Group

  • 13th March 2020
  • 10th June 2020
  • 7th October 2020

Space Engineering and Technology Working Group

  • 25th March 2020
  • 24th June 2020
  • 21st October 2020

Space Data and Analysis Working Group

  • 3rd April 2020
  • 8th July 2020
  • 5th November 2020

Earth Observation Sciences Working Group

Organised in conjunction with the NCEO EO Centres forum

Attending a working group meeting

SPAN operates an open membership to its working groups. Please contact info@span.ac.uk 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.

18 May 2020

UK Space Academic Institutions Covid-19 Survey

Academic institutions and research labs in the UK are invited to complete the survey which will be repeated on a two week cycle. The current survey runs from the 18th of May to the 26th of May.

26 February 2020

The Cosmic Cast: an Earth and planetary science podcast from the University of Manchester

PhD and post-doctoral researchers from Manchester's Isotope Geochemistry and Cosmochemistry group have been working on an Earth and planetary science podcast, The Cosmic Cast. On The Cosmic Cast, they talk to researchers, from PhD to professor...

28 January 2020

SPAN organising a Small Satellite Workshop

SPAN is holding a meeting to discuss a UK Small Satellite Programme. The workshop is kindly being hosted by the University of Strathclyde and SoXSA. The objective is to review the appetite and scope of a SmallSat/CubeSat programme for the UK, to...