iCubeSat 2017, the 6th Interplanetary CubeSat Workshop, will address the technical challenges, opportunities, and practicalities of interplanetary space exploration with CubeSats. The workshop provides a unique environment for open wide ranging practical collaboration between academic researchers, industry professionals, policy makers and students developing this new and rapidly growing field.
Talks and round tables will focus on three themes: technology, science, and open collaboration. The program will also include unconference sessions to provide additional opportunities to engage with the interplanetary CubeSat community and potential collaborators. Talks and supporting material will be streamed and archived on the conference website. A lively social program in and around summertime Cambridge will be arranged for participants and their guests.
Abstract Submission and Dates
Talks on astrodynamics, attitude control and determination systems, citizen science, communications, landers, launch opportunities, open source approaches, outreach, payloads, policy, power systems, propulsion, reentry systems, ride-shares, science missions, software, standardization, structures, systems engineering and other related topics are all welcome.
1st June 2016 Registration opens at iCubeSat.org/registration
1st April 2017 Abstract upload deadline
15th April 2017 Notification of abstract acceptance
26th May 2017 Presentation (and optional paper) upload deadline
Please confirm your interest in presenting or attending as soon as possible (to assist us size the venue) by completing the registration form.
CubeSat specialists and other vendors are invited to contact exhibit@iCubeSat.org for details of exhibition opportunities.
The sixth Interplanetary CubeSat Workshop will be held at or near the University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom on Tuesday, May 30th and Wednesday May 31st, 2017.
The organising committee can be contacted at committee@iCubeSat.org