Upcoming events

    • Friday, May 07, 2021
    • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (MDT)
    • Zoom

    Space Warfighter Talks with Dr. Derek Tournear, Director, Space Development Agency (SDA)

    Friday, 7 May, 1300-1400 EDT

    The Space Development Agency orchestrates the development and fielding of DoD’s future threat-driven National Defense Space Architecture. SDA uses novel approaches to accelerate the military space capabilities necessary to ensure U.S. technological and military advantage in space for national defense.

    • Monday, May 17, 2021
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (MDT)
    • Zoom

    Space Warfighter Talks with BGen Mike Adamson,

    Director General & Component Commander - Space / Royal Canadian Air Force

    Canadian Armed Forces / Government of Canada

    Monday, 17 May, 1500-1600 EDT

    Director General and Component Commander - Space

    Within the RCAF structure, underneath DG Space and DG Air & Space FD there are four black boxes representing the 4 directorates (and all four are staffed by RCN, CA, and RCAF personnel.

    Directorate Space Ops & Rdns (DSOR / JFSCC)

    DSOR is responsible for Space Force Employment, and through leadership of the Canadian Space Operations Centre (CANSpOC), DSOR is developing a comprehensive and secure Space Command and Control capability, integrated within the existing CAF Command and Control structure. CANSpOC provides Space Domain Awareness and integration of space-enable effects in operations in support of the Canadian Force employers (CJOC, NORAD and SOCCOM). The Sensor System Ops Centre (SSOC) is in North Bay and make the link with our Sapphire satellite.

    Directorate Space Strategy and Plans (DSSP)

    DSSP is responsible for coordinating joint and combined capabilities and enhanced interoperability with respect to Combined Space Operations, exploiting cooperation/collaboration/integration opportunities and developing a deliberate and sustainable defence space cadre framework in order to generate personnel who possess the knowledge and skills required to effectively meet DND/CAF space objectives.

    Directorate Space Coord (DSC)

    DSC is responsible for coordination of DG Space administrative efforts in order to ensure the successful expansion of CAF Space capabilities as detailed in SSE.

    Directorate Space Requirement (DSR)

    DSR is responsible for Space Force Development. DSR develops capabilities along the space pillars of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (Surveillance from Space); Surveillance of Space; and Satellite Communications.

    • Friday, June 25, 2021
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM (MDT)
    • Virtual

    Event:  The Catalyst Collisions’ Tech Gallery

    When:  June 25th, 9am – 2pm MT

    Where: Virtual—link will be sent out later to those who have registered

    Cost:  Free, but there are sponsorships available for those interested

    Please register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/catalyst-collision-event-tickets-149216489537