Global Space and Technology Convention

Global Space and Technology Convention

Pushing The Innovation Frontier

GSTC is Asia’s Premier Space & Technology Event. Created and presented by the Singapore Space & Technology Association, the 10th GSTC will be held in Singapore on the 1st & 2nd February 2018.

GSTC is the ideal platform to meet new business partners, discover the latest in space technologies, and uncover opportunities within the rapidly developing space industry in Asia. Book your spot now!


Growing Space Activities

Satellite Mobility Forum | SATmob

Asia’s Premier Space & Technology Event will now include more exhibition area and a 2-day segment on Government & Commercial and Satellite Mobility Forum (SATmob).

SATmob aims to identify and initiate needed dialogue enabling the development of Satellite as a primary delivery mechanism for solutions and services used by Mobility Sectors. This 2nd edition forum will provide a uniquely inclusive content to address issues of urgent concern to governments, enterprise, and end user entities.

Navigation Satellite players, users and regulators will also attend to share about current market and government needs, user trends and latest technology breakthroughs.

2017 Speakers in this forum included:

  • Todd McDonell VPGlobal Government Solutions, Inmarsat
  • Chris LeeHead of International Space Policy, UK Space Agency
  • Thomas van der HeydenSenior Program Advisor, SatKomHan
  • Alexander JeuckST Electronics
  • Ted McFarlandVice President, Orbital ATK
  • Simon BarkerAirbus Defence and Space
  • Rogel Mari SeseProgram Leader National Space Development Program, Philippines
  • Ryuta SuzukiGM, Mitsubishi Electric Space Systems
  • Lee MarstonDirector, Inmarsat, Director Thales Alenia Space
  • Mr Lim Yeow KheeBoard of Director, CAAS
  • And more!

Conference Topics for 2018

  • The Future of Unhackable Data
  • Security Challenges and Innovation in Satellite Platforms
  • Interoperability Platforms
  • Big Data, Analytics in Space; Cyber & IT
  • LEO & Small Sats Vs Geostationary Installations: What is the Real Future of SatCom, Navigation and Earth Observation
  • 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing in Space Missions

31 January 2018, Wednesday


National University of Singapore 9am – 5pm Business Formal Click here for more information

GSTC 2018 Welcome Cocktail

Sheraton Towers Poolside 6pm – 8pm Business Chic (Jacket Not Required) *registration required

01 February 2018, Thursday

GSTC Opening Ceremony

Sheraton Towers Ballroom 3 9am – 11.30am Business Chic

GSTC 10th Year Celebration

St Regis 7pm – 9pm Business Chic

02 February 2018, Friday

Singapore Space Challenge Awards Ceremony

Sheraton Towers Ballroom 1 4pm – 5pm Business Attire / Uniform with Blazer

Guest Of Honour:

Ms Low Yen Ling Senior Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Trade and Industry

Speakers & Moderators

Mr S. Iswaran

Ministry of Trade and Industry (Industry)

Dr Noordin Ahmad


Major Gen. (Ret.) Prof. Isaac Ben-Israel

Israel Space Agency

Mr James Alderdice

ORBjective Space

Gen. (Ret.) Prof Chaim Eshed

Tel Aviv University

Mr Alex da Silva Curiel

Regional Head Business Develoment
Surrey Satellite Technology Limited

Eng. Salem Humaid Al Marri

Assistant Director
Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre

Col Marty France

Division Chair
United States Air Force Academy

Mr Jean-Francois Gauche

Head of Business Innovation
Airbus Defence and Space

Dr Goh Eng Lim

Vice President
Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Who Should Attend

  • Policy-makers from Space Agencies and Government Bodies interested in the Asian space developments
  • Sales, Marketing and Business Development Executives of Space companies and supporting industries with an interest in the growing Asian space market
  • Entrepreneurs, Space Innovators, Financial Institutions, Investors looking for new space commercial opportunities
  • Universities and Space Research Institutes looking for commercial and academic collaborations

About the Venue

Sheraton Towers, Singapore Sheraton Towers Singapore Hotel 39 Scotts Road, Singapore 228230 Phone: +65-6737 6888

GSTC Committee

General Chair: Mr. Jonathan Hung Conference Treasurer: Ms. Wan Yu-Ann  Technical Program Chair: Ms. Lynette Tan Ms. Jermaine Tan Conference Publication Chair: Ms. Carrie Liauw

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