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ADS Scotland Parliamentary Reception 2019 – Celebrating Scotland’s Opportunities in the Space Sector

3rd September 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


With £14.8bn turnover, £5.5bn in exports, 42k employees and a growth rate since 2010 of 60%, the UK’s space sector is at the cutting-edge of exploring the universe, connecting people to the world around them and in delivering outstanding economic benefits to the UK and Scotland.

ADS Scotland is delighted to join with Lockheed Martin to celebrate the space sector and Scotland’s place within it. In the Members’ Room of the Scottish Parliament the event, hosted by John Scott MSP, this reception will bring together key companies from the space sector with stakeholders and Scottish Parliamentarians, providing an excellent opportunity to network and learn more about what Scotland and Scottish companies are doing to contribute to this exciting sector.

In addition, ADS is delighted that the following people will be speaking:

  • Nik Smith, UK Country Director, Lockheed Martin Space.
  • Stuart Gallacher, BAE Systems and ADS Scotland Chairman
  • a keynote speaker to be announced

Each will give their own perspective on the opportunities arising from the sectors growth and investment.

There has never been a better time to celebrate Scotland’s opportunities in the space sector so join us and reserve up to two places at this event.


3rd September 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh,EH99 1SPUnited Kingdom
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