NewSpace Conference 2020

Due to COVID-19, the 2020 NewSpace Conference has been canceled.

About NewSpace

Since 1988, the Space Frontier Foundation has been a leader in commercial space industry advocacy.  Our main focus has been to grow the commercial space industry, and especially the entrepreneurial ‘NewSpace’ sector, as the key enabler to space settlement.  

NewSpace is the only conference that brings the three pillars of the industry together – startups, established companies, and government agencies – with private investors and tech innovators.  

Our three-day conference focuses on current, near-term, and long-term issues and challenges in the commercial space industry and is attended by distinguished executives and leaders from all verticals of the space industry, making this conference a hotbed of innovation and partnership

Exciting Keynotes

Leaders from across the industry to give you insight on what’s happening now, and what’s coming up next.

Single-Track Conference

Three days of discussions, keynotes, and announcements, topped off with our annual awards reception that you won’t want to miss!

Interactive Sessions & Competitions

We are excited to partner with local and national organizations to provide additional content and exciting events around NewSpace 2020. 

Who Attends NewSpace?


NewSpace Company Founders & Executives


Finance or Investment Professionals


College Students from Diverse Degree Programs