SpaceUp Leicester 2019 was opened by the City Mayor, Sir Peter Soulsby, sharing his vision for Leicester alongside Space Park Leicester.
The event featured keynotes such as Russ Strand and Martyn Turner from Crusade Rocketry which was well received and even left the audience in stitches at times. ...
Run by the Space Industries Accelerator, experts working at the heart of the space industries met with like-minded people, working in groups to explore the sector and new ideas which could become the next ‘space unicorn’!
As our first SpaceUp Leicester, we already achieved a sold-out event with over 60 people. We even got an introduction from Tim Peake!!
The event had a very engaging audience who presented a range of topics from space architecture to space art, to rockets, cubesats, earth observation data and space colonisation.