Aimed at upskilling professionals and executives either new or interested in the space sector or in aligned industries, this course leverages ISU’s extensive space education expertise, supported by UniSA. The 5-day executive development program will feature local and international academics and guest speakers, as well as one day at the Australian Space Forum.

Program Benefits

This unique educational offering is aimed at upskilling professionals and executives either new to, or interested in the space sector and aligned industries. 

Expert educators, researchers, business and policy leaders from ISU, UniSA and across Australia will join the program to provide key insights to the current space topics and development relevant to space business today.

  • Understand how the global space sector is structured, emergent trends and best practice thinking in space developments.
  • Develop global networks and new business opportunities with your learning cohort and team of experts.
  • Build a shared understanding of the space industry issues and opportunities, space language and terminology, and the new space economy to better progress space-related strategies within your company.
  • Benefit from a one-day immersion in the Australian Space Forum being hosted in Adelaide by the Andy Thomas Foundation.



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Key Information

Dates Delivery Location Cost (ex. GST) Who this is suited to

2024 program not proceeding

2025 dates TBC


UniSA Business
City West Campus, North Terrace, Adelaide 


Discounts available for group bookings.

Emerging, mid-level and senior business leaders and executives from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors. 

What you can expect

Program topics 

  • Australian Space Industry
  • Space Mission Design and Orbits
  • Remote Sensing
  • The Telecommunications Market
  • Space Economy
  • Introduction to Space Applications
  • Space Propulsion & Launch Vehicles
  • Satellite Navigation Systems
  • Human Performance in the Space Environment
  • Space Innovation and entrepreneurship Panel
  • Satellite navigation Systems
  • Space Resources
  • Space Cybersecurity
  • Integrated and Dual Use Space Applications
  • Case study – iLAunCH
  • Planetarium Visit
  • Tour of Australian National Fabrication Facility and Future Industries Institute

Guest speakers

  • To be announced


  • This course is fully catered, including morning tea and lunch.

Cancellation Policy

The University of South Australia reserves the right to cancel events and issue refunds.  In the event that an attendee cannot attend, a substitute is welcome to attend in their place.  No refunds will be given unless 21 days notice is given in writing prior to the date of the planned event. If less than 21 days the fee can be used for the same course at a later stage, or another course of the same value.  


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