The 26th Ka and Broadband Communications Conference and the 38th International Communications
Satellite Systems Conference (ICSSC), the two most influential technical conferences on satellite systems, will be jointly held in-person with
unchanged venue in Washington DC area, USA, from September 28 through September 29, 2021. The third conference day, September 30th,
will be only virtual.
The ICSSC Colloquium on: Satellite Constellations and 5G will be held on the 27th of September 2021.
The Joint Conference opening day, September 28th, will be focused on the theme:
Artemis and Beyond: Communications and Navigation for Space Exploration
With the Artemis program, NASA and its International Partners will land the first woman and next man on the Moon by 2024 using innovative technologies to explore more of the lunar surface than ever before. With Commercial and International partners, sustainable exploration of the moon region will be established by the end of the decade to enable the next giant leap - sending astronauts to Mars.
In this frame the in-person Opening day will feature a:
In the following days the technical sessions and Panels
will continue to address themes and topics looking at a broad spectrum of space communications, navigation, and Earth observation topics: