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January 2019 – CST participated in the Data.Space 2019 conference 24-25 January 2019. Glasgow. Scotland 

December 2018 – CST participated in the XVII conference on Space Biology and Aerospace Medicine with International Participation dedicated to the 100th Birthday of Academician O.G. Gazenko. 10-12 December 2018. Russian Academy of Sciences. Moscow, Russia

October 2018 – CST participated in the 16th Reinventing Space Conference, 30 October – 1 November 2018 at the Royal Aeronautical Society at No.4 Hamilton Palace, London, UK [see photos] 

October 2018 – Alan Webb, director of CST, gave a presentation to 69th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), 1-5 October 2018, Bremen, Germany. Subject of presentation: The market potential of a small uk launcher [see photos]

May 2018 – CST participated in the 4S Symposium. 28 May- 1 June 2018, Sorrento, Italy. 

December 2017 – CST was involved in organizing Sir Martin Sweeting’s presentation in the Bauman Moscow State Technical University. 4th  December 2017. Moscow, Russia. [read more]

October 2017 – CST participated in the 15th Reinventing Space Conference, 24-27  October 2017 , Glasgow, Scotland

September 2017 – CST participated in the 68th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), September 25th-29th 2017, Adelaide, Australia 

July 2017 – Successful launch of Soyuz-2.1A launch vehicle with Kanopus-V-IK satellite and 72 smallsats piggybacked under the federal and commercial contracts of Glavkosmos to their target orbits. Baikonur Cosmodrome, 14th of July 2017. Kazakhstan

CST Raise the Bar to 81 Spacecraft Successfully Launched [read more]

July 2017 – CST participated in the 13th International Conference “Advanced Carbon NanoStructures” (ACNS’ 2017), July 3-7, 2017, Saint-Petersburg, Russia

June 2017 – CST participated in the BIS Russian/Sino Technical Forum, 3-4 June 2017 at the British Interplanetary Society, London, UK

May- June 2017 – CST participated in the UK Space Conference 201730 May – 1 June 2017 at Manchester, UK.

October 2016 – CST participated in the 14th Reinventing Space Conference, 24-27  October 2016 at the Royal Society in London, UK  [see photos] 

September 2016 – CST participated in the 67th International Astronautical Congress (IAC),  September 26th-30th 2016, Guadalajara, Mexico [see photos] 

July 2016 – CST participated in the BIS Space Conference at Charterhouse 21-23 July, Surrey, UK

July 2016 – CST participated in the Farnborough International Airshow 11-17 July 2016 , Farnborough, UK

June 2016 – CST participated in the Startup Village 2016. 2-3rd June 2016, SKolkovo. Moscow, Russia

May 2016 – CST participated in the 4S Symposium. 30 May- 3 June 2016, Valletta, Malta

May 2016 – CST participated in the 2016 Soviet/Chinese Technical Forum. organised by British Interplanetary Society (BIS). 21-22 May 2016, London, UK

March 2016 – CST participated in the International Business Space Industry Forum (ISF) and Exhibition. “InSpace” 3-4 March 2016, Moscow, Russia

November 2015 – CST participated in the 13-th Reinventing Space Conference 2015. 9-13 November 2015, Oxford, UK

August 2015 – CST participated in the Small Satellite Conference 2015. Utah, USA

July 2015 – CST participated in the UKspace Council and SME Forum Meeting. Harwell, UK

July 2015 – CST participated in the UK Space conference 2015. Liverpool, UK

June 2015- CST participated in the 35-th annual Soviet space conference, now widened in scope as the Soviet-Chinese Technical Forum, organised by British Iterplanetary Sciety (BIS). London, UK [reed more]

June 2015 –  CST participated in the Seradata Space Conference. London, UK.  Mr Alan Perera Webb presented “The Launch Players: a capacity and technology view” report

April 2015 – CST participated in the 10th IAA (International Academy of Astronautics) Symposium on Small Satellites for Earth Observation (April 20 – 24, 2015). Berlin, Germany. Mr Alan Gubiev presented “Current situation in Russian space industry and Russian launch market” report

December 2014 –  CST participated in the 10th Appleton Space Conference. Harwell, UK

November 2014 – CST participated in the 12th Reinventing Space Conference organised by the British Interplanetary Society (BIS). The Royal Society. London, UK

October 2014 – CST participated in The Strategic Choices for Space – Presidens Conference. Royal Aeronautical Society. London, UK

October 2014 – CST participated in the 5th  International Conference “Functional Nanomaterials and
High-Purity Substances” with elements of scientific school for youth. Suzdal. Russia 

September 2014 – CST participated in the 6th International Congress of Medicine in Space and Extreme Environments (ICMS). Berlin, Germany

September 2014 – CST participated in the Imperial Space Lab Conference.  Imperial College University – London, UK

September 2014 – CST participated in the 65th International Astronautical Congress (IAC) Beijing, China

July 2014 – CST participated in the British Interplanetary Society (BIS) Space History Conference. Charterhouse, UK

July 2014 – Successful Launch of TechDemoSat-1 (TDS-1), UKube-1 on Soyuz/ Fregat rocket. [see photos]

June 2014 – Successful launch of KazEOSat-2 on Dnepr rocket. Deimos-2, KazEOSat-2 and Hodoyoshi-3 and 4 were the main payloads for what was the twentieth Dnepr launch. [see photos]

July 2014 – CST participated in the 8th IAA Symposium – The Future of Space Exploration. Torino, Italy

June 2014 – CST participated in the Chinese/Soviet Technical Forum – British Interplanetary Society (BIS). London, UK

May 2014 – CST participated in the First UK Launch Symposium – Kingston Univesity. London, UK

December 2013 –  CST participated in the 9th Appleton Space Conference. Harwell, UK

September 2013 – CST participated in the 64th International Astronautical Congress (IAC).  Toronto, Canada

July 2013 – CST participated in the UK Space Conference. Glasgow, Scotland

December 2012 –  CST participated in the 8th Appleton Space Conference. Harwell, UK

October 2012 – CST participated in the 63rd International Astronautical Congress (IAC), themed “Space science and technology for the needs of all”. Naples, Italy

July 2012 – Successful launch of ADS-1B. Soyuz/Fregat (with Kanopus-V and BKA) [see photos]

June 2012 – CST participated in the Small Satellites Systems and Services – The 4S Symposium in Portorož, Slovenia

August 2011 – NigeriaSat-2 and NigeriaSat-X satellites were successfully launched

August 2011 – Paper presented by the general director of CST at the BIS symposium on ‘World Ships’

August 2011 – Small Satellite Conference – Utah State University – Logan – Utah, USA

  • CST’s general director chaired a session on launch systems or launch opportunities that are specifically designed to provide access to space from small satellites

May 2011 – British Interplanetary Society meeting. The Solar Monitoring workshop (ISIC). Harwell, UK

April 2011 – Gagarin Conference. Kaluga, Russia

April 2011 – The Royal Aeronautical Society Conference, London, UK

February 2011 – 25th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites. Utah, USA

October 2010 – CST participated in International Astronautical Congress (IAC), Prague

September 2010 – ESA Oil and Gas workshop. Frascati, Italy

August 2010 – Small Satellite Conference – Utah State University – Logan – Utah, USA

July 2010 – UK has concluded a historic agreement with Russia.The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the UK Space Agency and the Russian Federal Space Bureau was concluded at the Farnborough Airshow on July 21st. Surrey Satellite Technology Limited (SSTL) has had a long and successful collaboration with a variety of Russian organisations spanning 20 years, working with the UK and Moscow offices of Commercial Space Technologies (CST Ltd.) as a representative and local partner. CST Moscow Office has been actively involved in the preparation of this MOU

May 2010 – June 2010 – CST participated in “Small Satellites Systems and Services” – The 4S Symposium 2010. Funchal, Madeira

April 2010 – 26th National Space Sympositum (NSS)- Denver, Co. USA

March 2010 – UK Space Conference – UKSC2010 – Godalming, Surrey

October 2009 – CST participated in the International Astronautical Congress (IAC) 2009 in Daejeon, Korea.

September 2009 – Sumbandila satellite launched from Baikonur. [see photos]

July 2009 – Deimos and UK DMC launched from Baikonur. [see photos]

September 2008 – CST participated and exhibited at the IAC 2008 in Glasgow

May 26, 2008 – CST took part in the Small Satellites Systems and Services – The 4S Symposium 26 – 30 May 2008 Hilton Hotel Rhodes, Greece