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A hackerSPACE workshop that’s just a giant bucket of awesome

3 Nov 2011, 18:35 UTC
A hackerSPACE workshop that’s just a giant bucket of awesome
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If I have any regrets in 2011, it’s not building a trip to this event into my travel budget. There is so much awesome here, it’s unbelievable.
It’s completely sold out already!
hackerSPACE Workshop Agenda
Day One
Welcome and Introduction – Kris Kimel 9:00 – 9:30am

Why go to space? – Bob Twiggs 9:30 – 10:15am

Curiosity
Scientific Inquiry
Tactical Advantage

Coffee Break
Why is space unique? – Bob Twiggs 10:15 – 11:00am

Altitude
Coverage
Environment

Discussion Breakout – What do you want to do in space? 11:00 – 12:00pm

Bob – Assignment
Dan – Discussion

Lunch (Jimmy Johns) 12:00 – 1:00pm
Mission Concept Development – Daniel Erb 1:00 – 1:45pm

Requirements Generation
Spacecraft Subsystems and Architecture
COTS vs Custom

Coffee Break

Testing for space – Daniel Erb 1:45 – 2:30pm

Types of testing
Terrestrial analogs
Testing properly

Discussion breakout – Furthering your mission concept 2:30 – 3:30pm

Dan – Assignment
Bob – Discussion

Getting a launch – Bob and Dan 3:30 – 4:15pm

Launch opportunities
Interfacing with launch providers

Coffee Break
Operations – Bob and Dan 4:15 – 5:00pm

Never too early
Amateur radio
APRS

Day Two
Hardware explanation 9:00 – 10:00am

Schematic
BOM
Kits

Coffee Break
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