Posts by AMOS Team

18th Annual AMOS Conference Focuses on ‘Space Security’

AMOS Conference

The 18th Annual Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies Conference (AMOS), was held on September 19-22 at the Wailea Beach Resort—Marriott. Organized and presented by Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB), this year’s Space Situational Awareness (SSA) program featured a rich line-up of keynotes, thought-provoking technical sessions, and exciting interactive poster presentations and exhibits. Nearly […]

2017 AMOS Technical Conference: The Future in Space

AMOS Conference Space Traffic Management

The field of Space Situational Awareness (SSA) has become the latest space sector to see significant commercial activity in what was once a government and largely military domain. The implications of commercialization in space, including capabilities, security, policy challenges and the effect of space traffic management (STM), was the main theme of the SSA Policy […]

SSA Policy Forum details for the 2017 AMOS Conference

SSA Policy Forum details for the 2017 AMOS Conference

Updated 8-31-2017 Presented by the Maui Economic Development Board and Secure World Foundation, the SSA Policy Forum is an important drawcard for the annual AMOS Conference with topical discussions moderated and addressed by experts in the field.  This year’s topics consider the various implications of commercialization in Space, including capabilities, security, policy challenges and the […]

Keynote Speaker for Day 3 AMOS Conference

AMOS Conference Keynote Speaker

Day 3 of the 2017 AMOS Conference will kickoff with a Keynote Address by Dr Stuart Eves from the UK. Dr Stuart Eves is Lead Mission Concepts Engineer for Surrey Satellite Technology Limited. He has worked in the space industry since 2004, following a 16-year career with the UK MOD. Stuart has worked on a […]

Technical Short Courses Announced

Technical Short Courses will once again be held on the first day of AMOS Conference 2017. With the continuing growth of the AMOS Conference, we have attracted great interest to present courses on a variety of topics.

SWF Releases the Handbook

SWF Releases the Handbook

Secure World Foundation is proud to announce that the first edition of their Handbook for New Actors in Space has been released in both physical and electronic format. The Handbook has been an intensive effort by the entire SWF team and many of their partners over the last few years. The goal of the Handbook is to is […]

Summary of the 2016 AMOS Dialogue with Secure World Foundation

Summary of the 2016 AMOS Dialogue with Secure World Foundation

On Sept. 22, 2016, the fourth annual AMOS Dialogue, a small, invitation-only workshop was co- hosted by the Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB) and Secure World Foundation (SWF) during the 2016 Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference, held on the Hawaiian island of Maui, Sept. 20-23, 2016. The goal of the AMOS […]

Call for Papers for AMOS 2017

Call for Papers for AMOS 2017

Maui Economic Development Board is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the 18th annual Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference scheduled to take place September 19-22, 2017 at the Wailea Beach Resort Marriott in Maui, Hawaii. The more than 100 technical papers offered as oral presentations or poster presentations are the […]

2016 Papers, Proceedings & Highlights

2016 Papers, Proceedings & Highlights

Revisit 2016 AMOS Conference with papers, proceedings, videos and highlights. You can see and download photos and videos at https://amostech.com/archives/2016-archive/  We are delighted to inform you that the 2016 Proceedings are completed and available online for purchase at  http://216.119.83.135/download/orderform.cfm To review all 2016 papers click here. We have also put together a a Highlight Summary of […]

AMOS Site Celebrates 50th Anniversary at AMOS Conference 2016

AMOS Conference 2016

The 17th Annual Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference was held on September 20-23 at the Wailea Marriott Resort and Spa with a record-breaking attendance of over 680 participants. A program of the Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB), AMOS is the premier technical conference in the nation devoted to space surveillance. The […]

AMOS 50th Anniversary Dinner

An important milestone occurring on Maui this year at the 17th annual AMOS Conference. This year marks the 50th anniversary of AMOS, originally the ARPA Midcourse Observation Station, later Air Force Maui Optical Station, today the Air Force Maui Optical and Supercomputing Site. The acronym has changed, the people have changed, the facilities have changed, […]

AMOS2016 is in the News, the ‘Space News’ that is

AMOS Conference 2016

Sept 13, 2016 – Senior Staff Writer for Space News, Mike Gruss, will moderate discussions with keynote speakers, Maj. Gen. David D. Thompson (Vice Commander, Air Force Space Command) and Mr. Douglas L. Loverro (Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Space Policy) at this year’s AMOS Conference. He will also talk about International Partnerships with […]