The Space Industry Association of Australia (SIAA) is the national peak body for the space industry in Australia. SIAA and its member companies work closely with Australian governments, international partners, academia, and industry to advance Australia’s space industry and economy.
Southern Space brings together space industry experts and decision-makers from across Australia. The event will connect the space industry together with government and parliament for two days to help shape the future agenda of Australian space.
Delivered in partnership with the Australian Space Agency. Head of the Australian Space Agency, Mr Enrico Palermo, will deliver the opening address.
This year, Southern Space will include a range of industry leaders from across the Australian space industry.
Registrations are available to both members and non-members of SIAA, with fees applicable to non-members.
SIAA has been at the forefront of developing Australia's space industry for three decades. Today, SIAA's mission is to empower our industry to build a professional, sovereign, and sustainable national space economy. SIAA is focused on facilitating greater business exchange opportunities for our industry, acting as a representative voice for industry interests in Australia and internationally, and building the next generation of Australia's space workforce.
Some highlights and photos from SIAA's 2021 Symposium at the National Press Club. Featuring: SIAA CEO James Brown, Australian Space Agency Head Enrico Palermo, the Hon Richard Marles MP - Minister for Defence and Deputy Prime Minister, Dr Paul Scully-Power, Secretary of the Department of Home Affairs Mike Pezzullo AO. Professor Melissa de Zwart, US Charge de Affairs Mike Goldman, Air Commodore Nicholas Hogan - Defence Space Command, HE Ambassador Yamagami Shingo Ambassador of Japan.