Monthly Archives: April 2016

Announcement of Opportunity for CubeSat Payloads: In-Orbit Demonstration Pilot Programme

The Satellite Applications Catapult and Innovate UK have just announced the creation of an In-Orbit Demonstration Pilot Programme offering quick, regular and more affordable access to space for payload and platform technology providers to demonstrate technical and business propositions with a high projected return on investment and a clear route to a market.

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You heard it here first folks! Best, UKCF


iCubeSat 2016 abstracts due!

iCubeSat 2016 abstracts due

With attendees registered from companies, space agencies and universities from 21 countries on five continents (so far!), we’re looking forward to another exciting iCubeSat, the Interplanetary CubeSat Workshop, at the University of Oxford on 24-25 May this year.

Abstracts are due 1st April 2016, so if you haven’t already submitted yours, please do so via

We are close to the capacity of our venue, so please register today via to ensure you have a place at the workshop as we will have to close / wait list registrations once we reach capacity.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to email or check out the conference website at – we look forward to seeing you in Oxford in May!

iCubeSat 2016 Organising Committee /

iCubeSat 2016 – 5th Interplanetary CubeSat Workshop, 24-25 May 2016, Oxford, United Kingdom