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28th Ka Conference Proceedings

Conference Venue at The Westin Seattle Hotel, Seattle, US.

Seattle (US): September 24 – 27, 2024

The upcoming 29th Ka and Broadband Space Communications Conference (KaBSC) and the 41st International Communications Satellite Systems Conference (ICSSC) and its Colloquium are an immersive experience designed to elevate your knowledge, expand your network, and spark new possibilities.

The conference, under the theme "Opportunities and Challenges in the Expanding Space Economy", offers:

  1. Cutting-Edge Insights: Immerse in a dynamic environment where leaders and experts converge to share groundbreaking insights, with the latest trends and innovations shaping the future.
  2. Networking: Connect with like-minded professionals, industry experts, and potential collaborators to forge meaningful relationships that can propel your career or business to new heights.
  3. Colloquium on Converging Orbits: Technical and Market Forces Shaping the New Space, analyze the past, present and future of Space through the lens of new space dynamics.
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  4. Keynote: Cosmic Backbone: How Technology and Collaboration are Unlocking the Future of Space Networks by Kevin Coggins, Deputy Associate Administrator and Program Manager, Space Communications and Navigation Program (SCaN), NASA, USA.
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  5. Invited Speech: The Role of Satellites and NTN from 5G to 6G by Prof. Barry Evans, University of Surrey, UK.
  6. Interactive Panels: Dive deep into interactive panels led by space agencies and industry experts:
    • Plenary Panel 1: Communications and Navigation for the Expanding Space Economy, chaired by Badri Younes, Space Communications and Navigation consultant, USA.
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    • Plenary Panel 2: Commercial SATCOM is Transforming the Space Ecosystem, chaired by Greg Heckler, Commercial Communications Services Division Director, SCaN Program, NASA, USA. (More ...)
    • Plenary Panel 3: The New Face of the Satellite Industry – 2024, chaired by Chris Hoeber, CFH Engineering, USA.
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  7. 20th BroadSky Workshop, chaired by Naoto Kadowaki, NICT, Japan.
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  8. 10th General Assembly of the Alphasat Aldo Paraboni Propagation Experimenters.
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  9. Exhibition Showcase: Featuring cutting-edge products, services, and technologies. Discover solutions that can challenge and enhance your professional activity.

Date and Location:

Colloquium: September 24, 2024, Seattle, US
Conference: September 25 - 27, 2024, Seattle, US


Don't Miss This Opportunity

We look forward to welcoming you to an event that will leave you inspired, informed, and empowered.
The conference will be held in its traditional in-person format.



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CALL FOR PAPERS

Prospective Authors are invited to submit papers in all topics of Satellite Telecommunications, Exploration, Navigation, Propagation and Earth Observation included in the 2024 Call for Papers.

MORE ON JOINT CONFERENCE CALL FOR PAPERS KA CALL FOR PAPERS ICSSC CALL FOR PAPERS

IMPORTANT DATES

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ABSTRACT DUE

April 22, 2024

May 31, 2024

02
ABSTRACT NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE

May 31, 2024

June 18, 2024

03
PAPER DUE

September 2, 2024

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Latest news and information

2024 AIAA Aerospace Communications Award

Prof. Barry Evans

2024 AIAA Aerospace Communications Award

At the 29th Ka and 41th ICSSC Joint Conference Gala Dinner, AIAA Communications Systems Technical Committee will honor Prof. Barry Evans, with the prestigious AIAA Aerospace Communications Award 2024
“For inspirational technical leadership in the development of communications satellite concepts, systems, regulations and protocols and the promotion of satellite communications within the academic community”.


29th Ka Conference, Best Papers Publication

Prof. Barry Evans

29th Ka Conference, Best Papers Publication

The best papers presented in the 39th Ka Conference Oral Sessions will be published in a Special Issue of the International Journal of Satellite Communications and Networking, edited by Prof. Barry Evans.


41st ICSSC Conference, all papers professionally published and searchable in the IET Digital Library

Prof. Ifiok Otung

41st ICSSC Conference, all papers professionally published and searchable in the IET Digital Library

The International Communications Satellite Systems Conference Organizing Committee is pleased to have all accepted and presented ICSSC papers professionally reviewed and published by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) on the IET Digital Library and IEEE Xplore platform and indexed in Inspec and submitted for indexing in Ei Compendex and Scopus topics.
The Review Committee, chaired by Prof Ifiok Otung, and is composed by members of the AIAA Communication Systems Technical Committee, and will also select the Best ICSSC Paper Award


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Joint Conference Sponsors and Supporters
ASI
European Space Agency
Goonhilly
NASA
NICT
Telespazio
Thales Alenia Space Italy
University of Bradford