(a #spaceevents thread)

A wonderful thing about the world of space is that we are all connected virtually during this time. I've got to take part in some amazing initiatives over the past few months and I look forward to seeing what's coming up!

#spaceagenda #ISUNET
The #SASpaceForum that was going to be in COVID safe conditions and virtually is now fully online. I look forward to live-tweeting the event from home! If you want to join, you can from anywhere in the world check out the link below⬇️

#ausspace #space

The #Sentinel6 is to be launched in T-10 hours! You can follow the event through Facebook, Twitter and have the links shared with you through Eventbrite.

Eventbrite➡️ eventbrite.com/e/sentinel-6-m…
Facebook➡️ fb.me/e/fww7cn5jI

#Space4Climate #seeingtheseas #sentinerd
There's also @UNOOSA's WorldSpaceForum #WSF2020 coming up. It is an amazing multidisciplinary event in space, free to attend being held this December 8-9th!

#UNOOSA #space #ausspace

@SpaceWatchGL always manages to highlight interesting subjects across the world of space and introduces different ideas as a regular talk. One is coming up on the 24th featuring #StevenFreeland of @westernsydneyu! #SpaceCaféWebTalk #spaceagenda #spacelaw

I'll add to this thread throughout the week & once again the offer is open. Are you planning an event of your own? Did you see something cool coming up being advertised on #spacetwitter? Post here, let me help boost the signal!

#spaceagenda #spaceevents #STEMevents
We've put the final plans in place for our @aiaa Adelaide sections December webinar. Our council is excited to be hosting distinguished lecturer Michelle Evans who will share a bit of #aviation and #spacehistory!

#aviationdaily #spaceagenda #WomenInSTEM

There is regular meetup happening in Western Australia for a new #Space Club starting on the 25th. The first will be a 3D Printing Demo and High Altitude Balloon Launch Kick-Off. Check it out if you are in the area, (its free!)➡️ meetup.com/en-AU/space-cl…

#spaceagenda #ausspace

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