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SSA Policy Forum details for the 2017 AMOS Conference

SSA Policy Forum details for the 2017 AMOS Conference

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 effect on […]

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 […]

AMOS Conference: Day 2 Keynote Speaker Announced

AMOS Conference keynote speaker

The 2017 AMOS Conference will open on Day 2 with Keynote Speaker, Mr John D. Hill, Principal Director for Space Policy, U.S. Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Policy. John Hill became the Principal Director for Space Policy in November 2013, with responsibilities for formulating and coordinating space-related national security and defense policies and strategies, […]

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.

Keynote Announced for AMOS Conference 2017

Lt Gen David J Buck

The AMOS Conference 2017 program is taking shape with the announcement of the Opening Keynote Speaker, Lt. Gen. David J. Buck. Lt. Gen. David J. Buck is Commander, 14th Air Force (Air Forces Strategic), Air Force Space Command; and Commander, Joint Functional Component Command for Space, U.S. Strategic Command, Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. As […]

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 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, […]