SMi Group Launches Masterclass and Site Visit at Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd.

SMi Group reports (2016.01.20 – London, UK): Registration is now live for an exclusive masterclass on small satellites delivering MilSatCom.

London, United Kingdom, January 23, 2016 --( SMi Group proudly presents its launch masterclass on Small Satellites Delivering MilSatCom on 26 April 2016. The CDP-certified masterclass includes a site visit at Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL). The full programme can be found on

Small satellites have evolved from being predominantly technology demonstrators to being real operational tools and assets for MilSatCom and the technology has matured to the point where such missions are now increasingly being used across a wide range of applications.

The Masterclass will explore the unique capabilities, latest developments, and importance of small satellites in modern MilSatCom as well as the associated supported technology to discuss their potential integration into operations.

Attendees will also enjoy a site visit around the SSTL, the world’s leading small satellite company. SSTL delivers complete mission solutions for remote sensing, science, navigation and telecoms systems.

Masterclass host Patrick Wood is SSTL’s Group Managing Director. He has an outstanding track record within the space engineering sector having steered the Skynet 5 programme to success and currently holds positions as Vice Chair of UKSpace and Chair of the National Space Technology Steering Group.

For the masterclass schedule, visit

For delegate/group registration, contact James Hitchen on: +44 (0) 20 7827 6054 or email An early bird discount is applicable for bookings before 29 January.

Small Satellites Delivering MilSatCom
Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd, Guildford, UK
26 April 2016

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