Launch of the new executive agency for space
Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at 10:45 AM (GMT)
Lord Mandelson and Lord Drayson invite you to the
launch of the new executive agency for space
Tuesday 23rd March 2010
Lord Mandelson, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation & Skills and Science and Innovation Minister, Lord Drayson invite you to the launch of the new executive space agency for the UK and the publication of the Government response to the Space Innovation and Growth Strategy.
The space and satellite industry is one of the UK’s unsung success stories, which supports 68,000 jobs in the UK directly and indirectly and contributes £6.5bn to the economy. This high-tech, high-skilled sector is underpinned by a leading edge scientific, technical and engineering capability in both industry and academia, with the potential to excite students of all ages.
The event will be held at 10.45am on Tuesday 23rd March at The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Broad Sanctuary, London SW1P 3EE, London.
Please arrive at 10.00am to allow for security clearance and registration. You can follow this link for a map and details of how to get to the venue: http://www.qeiicc.co.uk/attending-an-event/venue-location
There will be a networking lunch held after the speeches.
Please follow the link below, 'Respond Here' if you are able to attend and hit 'Register' in the event website to RSVP ahead of the event. Spaces are limited and will be offered on a first come, first served basis.
If you have any dietary requirements or access needs, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know.
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS)