In 2017, the American Astronautical Society’s (AAS) Space Surveillance Technical Committee (SSTC), in partnership with the Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB), initiated the peer review process and publication of selected AMOS Conference 2017 papers in the Journal of Astronautical Sciences. The Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference, presented by MEDB, is the […]
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To celebrate 20 years, the 2019 AMOS Conference will be holding a special dinner celebration on Wednesday, September 18. One of Hawaii’s premier island bands, Kapena, will entertain the guests with their award winning “electrifying” music. With more than twenty island music CD’s to their credit, the band won four awards at Hawaii’s prestigious Na […]
Building on the success of its inaugural event last year, the EMER-GEN™ program returns to the AMOS Conference September 15-17, 2019. A joint initiative of the AMOS Conference and the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC), EMER-GEN is designed especially for young professionals and students (35 and under) enthusiastic about careers in space. To ensure the […]
Ten (10) Short Courses, taught by high regarded industry experts, have been selected to run on September 17 at the AMOS Conference. Topics address space surveillance, conjunction assessment, optical systems, genetic algorithms, machine learning and more. With five running concurrently in the morning, and five in the afternoon. the short courses provide an opportunity to […]
Registration is now open for the Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference to be held September 17-20, 2019 at the Wailea Beach Resort. Celebrating its 20th Anniversary this year, the premier technical conference in the nation devoted to space situational awareness will include some special events and moments to ensure a memorable […]
Summary of the 2018 AMOS Dialogue – a small, invitation-only workshop co-hosted by the Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB) and SWF during the 2018 AMOS Conference. Article courtesy of Secure World Foundation – 11-5-2018 – Read full article here The next major step in space applications, market creation, and robotic and human exploration is potentially being […]
The Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB) and the Aerospace Corporation led a workshop on Space Situational Awareness (SSA) Data Strategy from the perspective of SSA data operators. This was the third invitation-only International SSA Data Operator Exchange workshop held in conjunction with the Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference, on the Hawaiian […]
On Tuesday September 11th, seven technical short courses were taught by highly regarded industry experts in a variety of topics in the context of Space Situational Awareness. Over 150 AMOS and EMER-GEN attendees participated in the short courses which provide opportunities for working professionals to upgrade their technical job skills and remain abreast of recent […]
On Friday, September 14th, in what has become a highly anticipated annual event at the AMOS Conference, MEDB hosted 150 Maui STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) students and 15 teachers during Space Exploration Day. The students experienced hands-on space-related presentations by the AMOS exhibitors. For example, Becky Johnson, a senior system engineer from AGI, explained […]
The first annual 2018 EMER-GEN™ program, a joint initiative of the AMOS Conference and the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC), was launched for those age 35 and under enthusiastic about careers in space. SGAC, a global non-governmental, non-profit organization and network, represents university students and young professionals ages 18 to 35 to the United Nations, […]
The 2018 AMOS Conference has released details of speakers and topics for this year’s SSA Policy Forums to be held on Maui, September 12 – 14, 2018.
The SSA Policy Forum, coordinated in collaboration with Secure World Foundation, explores international issues related to Space Situational Awareness in a panel format.