ASP believes astronomy is a fundamentally democratic science, with the cosmos equally accessible to all people regardless of age, gender, background, ethnicity, economic status, or abilities. ASP envisions a world where people of all ages and backgrounds engage in astronomy and share their passion for astronomy with others. Through its materials, resources, and programs, the ASP promotes public science interest, engagement, and literacy through the awe and wonder of astronomy and related fields.
“The Satellite Industry Association (SIA) is a United States-based trade association providing representation of the leading domestic satellite operators, service providers, manufacturers, launch services providers, and ground equipment suppliers. Since 1995, SIA has advocated on behalf of the commercial U.S. satellite industry on policy, regulatory, and legislative issues affecting the satellite business. SIA is a recognized focal point for the U.S. satellite industry in Washington, DC, representing and advocating industry positions with key policy makers on Capitol Hill and with the White House, Federal Communications Commission and key Executive Branch departments and agencies.”
Founded in 1999, SpaceRef is a new media company focused on the space sector and based out of Reston, Virginia. The company maintains four online properties including, SpaceRef, SpaceRef Business, NASA Watch, and the Astrobiology Web. SpaceRef Interactive Canada Inc., a separate Canadian corporation, maintains the SpaceRef Canada online property.
SpaceRef is a pioneer in news aggregation but also creates original content in the form of timely news stories, coverage of ongoing events and unique editorial content.
SpaceRef is open to a variety of business opportunities and welcomes partnerships, sponsorships, social media promotion and other business development opportunities.
We invite you to learn more about our programs, global membership and network of chapters in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa. We invite you to attend our events, where the established and emerging leaders of our industry gather. SSPI is on a mission – and we want you to join. Welcome!