Future World. Endless Possibilities.

Registration opens November 2020!

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What to expect at PRE-GSTC 2021 WORKSHOPS

* More details to follow. Please note that events and information subject to change without notice.

Global Air Traffic Management (ATM) Workshop

Satellite-based Communications, Navigation and Surveillance. Global Air Traffic Control. Future New Technologies

  • Target Audience: Aviation, Aerospace and Drone Companies, Airport and Aircraft Operators, Satellite-enabled Air Traffic Service Providers, Aviation Security Service Providers, Republic of Singapore Air Force, Related Industries

Technical Committee

Global Maritime Traffic Management (MTM) Workshop

Satellite-based Communications, Navigation and Surveillance. Global Vessel Traffic Management. Future New Technologies

  • Target Audience: Shipping Companies, Vessel Operators, Maritime Satellite Service Providers, Maritime Security Service Providers, Republic of Singapore Navy, Related Industries

Technical Committee

Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) Workshop 
(co-organised with Singapore Land Authority)

The workshop promotes multi GNSS in the Asia and Oceania regions and encourages GNSS service providers and user communities to develop new applications and businesses. It also supports developing countries in the region to achieve its SDGs by supplying technical support on GNSS via seminars for policy makers and more.

Project Cyclotron Pitching Session

Project Cyclotron is a unique founder-friendly, venture building programme that invests in and supports the most innovative space and deep tech startups, gearing them for commercial success, and placing them on a curated global platform. We believe in value creation by providing access to funds, industry technologists, assistance to expand in Singapore and our network. 

It puts together the best – technology experts to identify the disruptors, a network of global space industry players to realise innovations, and investors to recognise value.


9 - 10 JUNE 2021 / SINGAPORE

What to expect at GSTC 2021

  • Emerging Space Powers: The Asian Edition 
  • Global Perspectives and Future Space Agencies Missions
  • The Hard Road to Space: Opportunities and Challenges for SMEs in the Space Business 
  • Global Small Satellite Market: Opportunities and Challenges 
  • Cybersecurity in the Space Age
  • Custom IoT Satellite Connectivity
  • Quantum Key Distribution
  • AI and Autonomy
  • Defence and Security
  • Financing the Space Tech industry
  • Space Technology Applications for Air and Maritime Traffic Management
  • Ground Systems Development for Novel Space Systems
  • The Future of Space Tech Manufacturing
  • Ground-based Controls for Space Flights
  • Data, Networking and Security in Space
  • Optical Connectivity for SmallSats and UAV

* More details to follow. Please note that events and information subject to change without notice.

About GSTC

Global Space and Technology Convention (GSTC) is Asia’s Premier Space & Technology event, bringing you the latest technology news, what’s hot in the satellite scene and space technology updates.

Over 10 years in the making, GSTC has taken up a crucial role in highlighting how space technology  and satellite communications will shape our lives here in Asia. From learning how satellite communication and data can transform urban cities, to its applications in maritime surveillance, security and IoT, GSTC is the go-to platform for your space and satellite business, to connect with the rapidly evolving space industry in Asia.

SSTL looks forward to welcoming over 900 delegates, 60 speakers and 350 companies from more than 50 countries to the 13th GSTC.  The event will be held in Singapore on the 22nd to 24th February 2021.

GSTC 2020

Pushing The Innovation Frontier
5 - 7 February 2020

GSTC 2020 in Numbers

Conference Schedule

5 February 2020

  • Secure World Foundation Workshop
  • Blockchain Workshop
  • UK-SG Workshop
  • Satellite QKD – the future of secure communications workshop

6 February 2020

  • 0800 | Registration & Welcome Break
  • VVIP Tour
  • Opening Ceremony
  • 0940 | Morning Tea Break
  • High Speed Protected Communication Links on Future Space Systems
  • Pleiades Neo Trusted Intelligence: The Best of Very-High Resolution Optical Imagery
  • The UAE’s Space Programme
  • Maxar Legion Constellation: Empowering the New Era of Earth Imaging & Insights
  • Panel: Seeing the Big Picture with Small, Smarter Tools
  • 1200 | Lunch (Start-Up Pitching)
  • Hungarian Space Activity: The Forefront of International Space Research
  • Interference Mitigation for Satellite Communications: A New Perspective
  • A New Dimension in Satellite Constellations
    Facts, Figures, and Trend of Commercial Space
  • 2020 and Beyond, A New Global Approach
  • 1445 | Afternoon Tea Break
    Factoring Satellite into the 5G Ecosystem
  • Will Next Generation Satellites Complexify Ground Segments?
  • Space Research at ONERA, A European Vision
  • Global Asset Monitoring
  • Panel: Industry Chiefs
  • Singapore Space Challenge 2020 Pitching Session
  • 1800 | VIP Cocktail

7 February 2020

  • 0800 | Registration & Welcome Break
  • Keynote || Space & Innovation
  • Panel: Space Applications for Smart Cities
  • Contribution for Society via Space Technology of Mitsubishi Electric
  • GNSS Applications using MADOCA-PPP from Magellan Systems Japan
  • 1030 | Morning Tea Break
  • Panel: Journey to the New Space – Open yet Secured Satellite Communication for All
  • The Digital Transformation of Air Traffic Management and Space Based Technology
  • Intelligent Space Systems – The Space Opportunity that Makes Sense for Australia
  • 1215 | Lunch (Start-Up Pitching)
  • Panel: Emerging Space Powers
  • Panel: Successful Universities Programmes in Smallsat Innovation
  • Data Driven Development to Achieve the Sustainable Economy
  • 1500 | Afternoon Tea Break
  • Afternoon Keynote: IAI in Space – The Next Innovation
    Balancing Cyber Security with Business Needs of Commercial Space
  • 3D Printing in Space
    Access to Space with Vega and SMSS
  • Panel: 2020: New Mission, New Breakthroughs
  • 1715 | GSTC 2020 Programme Ends *see you in 2021

Side Events

Project Cyclotron

Contract Signing with Capvista

6 February 2020, Thursday

Time: 10:00am

*Open to All

Multi-GNSS Asia Regional Symposium 2020

Advancing Smart Nation with Satellite Positioning. The symposium will feature innovative local and regional GNSS applications and research projects in many different industries including self-mobility platforms, smart construction, atmospheric monitoring, climate change research and many more.

CEO’s Breakfast
Sponsored by Kacific

By Invitation Only

Space Startup
Pitching Day 1 & 2

Calling for startups with offerings in space technologies and/or satellite applications to participate in the pitching sessions at GSTC 2020! Selected startups will each be allocated a slot during the event to pitch and share on your company to a selected panel of industry experts, angels and VCs.

Singapore Space Challenge 2020
Pitching Session

The SSC Community Choice Award is presented by participating teams of SSC 2020, where they present their submissions to a panel of esteemed judges. 

Singapore Space Challenge 2020
Awards Ceremony

Challenge Statement:

Design a satellite or satellite system of not more than 5 satellites that can be used to de-orbit space debris

Over 70 international teams participated in the challenge. May the best team win!


Guest of Honour

Mr Teo Chee Hean

Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security



GSTC 2020 Exhibition Floorplan

Exhibitor Listing

1 – General Atomics

2 – Analytical Graphics, Inc. (AGI)


4 – ST Engineering

5 – Maxar

6 – Airbus

7 – Flex

8a – UK Space Agency

8b – Surrey Satellite Technology Limited

9 – Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Hungary

10 – Avio

11 – Mitsubishi Electric

12 – Addvalue

13 – Keysight Technologies

14 – Orbit Logic

15 – Swedish Space Corporation (SSC)

16 – D-Orbit and Meta-Sensing

17 – Gomspace

19 – Nanoavionics

22 – Singapore Land Authority

P2 – Space Inventor

P3 – SpaceSats

P4 – Elbit Systems

P5 – Centre of Quantum Technologies

P6 – Mitsui Bussan Aerospace


Sponsors and Partners

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Other Sponsors

Day 1 Breakfast Morning Tea Break
Day 2 Afternoon Tea Break

Audience Interactive Tool


Participating Sponsors

Supporting Organisations

Scientific Partner

Global Partner

Media Partners

Held in

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Call for abstracts

Showcase your research, developments, or innovations.

Registration opens November 2020!

Pre-GSTC Workshops - Abstract Submission

Be part of the following workshops! Submit your abstract for consideration by our technical committee. The Presenting Author of each abstract accepted will be notified by email.

Abstract Structure

  • Title: The title should be indicated of the abstract content. Company or trade names, special symbols, characters and uncommon abbreviations are not permitted.
  • Content: Abstract body should not exceed 350 words. Please do not include tables or graphs.

Abstract Terms and Conditions

  • All abstracts must be submitted in English.
  • 350 words.
  • Only online submissions are accepted. Other forms of submission will not be considered.
  • Approval must be obtained from all co-authors listed on the abstract.
  • If your abstract submission is accepted, you give the Organiser permission to publish your abstract and/or poster in relevant congress materials such as the convention website and convention programme.
  • Authors should not use the poster or oral presentation as means of selling organisations’ products or services.