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Call for Papers for AMOS 2021 – Due March 1

Maui Economic Development Board is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the 22nd annual Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference scheduled to take place September 14-17, 2021. Consistently recognized as the preeminent scientific conference in the field of space situational/domain awareness (SSA/SDA), the AMOS Conference is attended by nearly 1,000 […]

2020 Best Papers Awarded at AMOS Conference

In collaboration with the Space Surveillance Technical Committee of the American Astronautical Society (AAS), the AMOS Conference recognized outstanding efforts in the field of SSA and SDA by presenting the third annual AMOS Conference Best Paper and Best Student Paper Awards. “We have been working closely with AAS for several years,” said Paul Kervin, AMOS […]

2020 AMOS HIGHLIGHTS: An All New Virtual Experience

2020 AMOS HIGHLIGHTS: An All New Virtual Experience

The 21st, and first virtual, Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference, presented by Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB), helped foster important dialogue and international collaboration on the space environment, at a time when global security is rapidly changing. With relatively little advance notice, the AMOS team was able to make the inaugural […]

3rd Annual EMER-GEN® a Virtual Success

The 3rd Annual EMER-GEN® program, a joint initiative of the Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies Conference (AMOS), and the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC), went virtual this year in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Without the need for travel, the 2020 program, attracted a cohort of 37 participants from 13 countries across 13 […]

Pre-AMOS Presentation celebrates a decade of safety of Flight Services with A...

AMOS Conference organizers collaborated with AGI to produce a special AMOS Spotlight Session on commercial space flight safety. Titled, A Decade of Safety of Flight Services: AGI’s Contribution to Space Traffic Management, the seminar was live-streamed on 3 September 2020, in preparation for the regular Conference. Moderated by Eric Stallmer, President, Commercial Spaceflight Federation, panelists […]

Virtual EMER-GEN® Program extending its reach

The 3rd annual EMER-GEN® program is going virtual and extending itself to a longer schedule and a wider reach.  A joint initiative of the AMOS Conference and the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC), EMER-GEN is designed especially for young professionals and students enthusiastic about careers in space. EMER-GEN has grown to include webinars before and […]

Short Courses livestreamed for 2020 AMOS Conference

This year’s short courses will be presented virtually during the 2020 AMOS Conference.  The courses, taught by highly regarded industry experts, will be “live” with the ability to interact with the instructor and attendees in real-time. The topics cover applications for SSA, space policy, space law, conjunction assessment, optical systems, machine learning and more. To […]

2020 AMOS Conference is going all-virtual

With the continued uncertainty of holding large gatherings in Hawaii, AMOS has decided that the best, and safest, way forward is to go all-virtual with the 2020 Conference. We are forging exciting new territory, as are so many conferences and meetings, and our team is developing a robust digital experience for our presenters, participants, sponsors, […]

2020 AMOS Conference Opening Registration in June 

Registration for the 21st Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference will open first week of June.  The premier technical conference in the nation devoted to space situational awareness, presented by Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB), is to be held September 15-18, 2020 at the Wailea Beach Resort.    The COVID-19 pandemic has created challenges for the hosting of live conferences and MEDB is monitoring the situation […]

2020 AMOS Conference response to COVID-19

The AMOS Conference team has been monitoring the COVID-19 on a state, national and global level, with specific interest on how it impacts the AMOS community. In these challenging times, we extend our thoughts and best wishes for your health and well-being. With the AMOS Conference six (6) months away we are proceeding as planned […]

Maui Business Technology to Study Human Biology on the International Space St...

Maui company, HNu Photonics LLC, brings NASA-funded cutting-edge technology to the ISS to better understand the effects of living in space on the human body and to develop and manufacture future medical cures in space where there is no gravity to distort DNA and protein molecules. On Sunday, February 9, 2020, Northrop Grumman’s 13th commercial […]

Student Space Exploration Day inspires future STEM careers

One hundred and fifty middle and high school students and STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) educators were welcomed by the Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference on September 20th at the Wailea Beach Resort, Maui. The conference and the Space Exploration Student Session, presented by Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB), thrilled attendees […]

Conference Highlights Video

2020 AMOS Conference Highlights

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