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Space Operations Summit Agenda

Unfortunately the 2020 Space Operations Summit is postponed until 2021. 

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Post Show Report | The Space Operations Summit

Last year, the inaugural  Space Operations Summit welcomed speakers from 10 nations and a truly international attendee faculty to London. Missed the summit? Find out what you missed with the Defence iQ Space Operations Post Show Report. Included within the report are: 2019 Attendee snapshots and demographicsEvent Summary provided by conference co-chairmen...


The current operating environment for naval forces is complex, cluttered and multi-layered across subsurface, surface, air, space and cyber/EMS. Reaching maritime domain awareness and achieving decision-making superiority is reliant on the timely collection of data and integration of various ISR assets across a protected network, and this is a key...

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A look into NATO's approach to space-based emerging threats

NATO’s space policy and its codification of outer space as an operational domain has shifted the Alliance’s focus towards the scenario of space militarization, in an attempt to thwart any actions from potential adversaries. Ahead of the Space Operations Summit, taking place on 26-28 August 2020 in London, UK, Defence...

2020 Space Operations Trends Map

The proliferation of space-based technologies has prompted NATO and its partners to formalise their approach to operations in and from space. At the NATO leaders meeting in December 2019, the Alliance formally recognized space as an operational domain, whilst the U.S. and France are already developing their own space forces....

The final frontier: Does NATO have a space advantage, and how might adversaries degrade it?

NATO members and partners are increasingly reliant on space-based assets to deliver joint operations. Ahead of this year’s Space Operations Summit, Defence IQ delved into their key vulnerabilities. Download this piece to learn more about how potential adversaries could exploit to gain advantage and dominance in the space domain. 

Same domain, different approaches: How various nations are preparing their space strategies

In this exclusive report, three speakers of this year’s Space Operations Summit share insight on the current space threat environment, their challenges in maintaining pace with technological development in the space domain and how they are working to address them. Download this report to find out more about:Protecting and defending...

Global Strategy and Trends Report 2019

NATO’s members and partners see the space domain as increasingly crucial to retain an operational advantage against potential adversaries. Several nations have already published their own space policies and strategies ahead of NATO’s releasing its own. Download this report to learn more about some of the countries that will attend...

Partnership Opportunities

Download the 2020 Brochure

The 2020 Space Operations Summit will provide a platform for strategic and doctrinal thinkers, capability planners and operators across the services to integrate space within an all-domain concept of operations. The summit will be divided in to three clear thematic areas across three days: The Day One Workshop will look...

Space Operations and ISR Portfolio Prospectus

View the global ISR portfolio partnership prospectus to assess the opportunities available you to become an active part of the community. 

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Defence iQ Media Kit

A Digital Platform to Engage with the Defence Community Defence iQ’s digital platform and publications provide traditional and non-traditional defence companies, SMEs and start-ups with an invaluable touchpoint from which to connect with and educate a global network of military end users and government about their strategic vision, new products,...