The International Space Elevator Consortium (ISEC)

  • Hinton Artsutanov at 2010 Space Elevator Conference

    Gaylen Hinton congratulated by Yuri Artsutanov for winning an "Honorable Mention" in the Artsutanov prize contest at the 2010 Space Elevator Conference

  • Boris Yakobson and Vasilli Artyukhov Ben Shelef

    Dr. Boris Yakobson and Dr. Vasilii Artyukhov receive an Honorable Mention prize from ISEC Board Member Ben Shelef at the 2011 Space Elevator Conference

  • Artsutanov Ghazaryan Shelef at 2010 Space Elevator Conference

    Yuri Artsutanov, Karen Ghazaryan and Ben Shelef discuss Space Elevator dynamics at the 2010 Space Elevator Conference

  • Kai Sunao at 2011 Space Elevator Conference

    Professor Kai Sunao addresses the audience at the 2011 Space Elevator Conferrence

  • Artsutanov Pearson at 2010 Space Elevator Conference

    Yuri Artsutanov and Jerome Pearson listen to a presentation at the 2010 Space Elevator Conference

  • Speech Contest Winners at 2014 Space Elevator Conference

    Elevator Speech contest winners Lana and Campbell Gorlinski standing in front of some of the attendees of the 2014 Space Elevator Conference

  • Semon Fijil at 2011 Space Elevator Conference

    ISEC past-President Ted Semon and Professor Hirono Fijil from Fukuyama University in Japan meet at the 2011 Space Elevator Conference

  • Odysseus Technologies Tether Competition at 2011 Space Elevator Conference

    An entry from Odysseus Technologies Inc for the Strong Tether Competition held at the 2011 Space Elevator Conference

  • Leonard David at 2014 Space Elevator Conference

    Science Author Leonard David delivering the Keynote Address at the 2014 Space Elevator Conference

  • Pearson Laine at 2013 Space Elevator Conference

    Jerome Pearson (L) and Michael Laine at the 2013 Space Elevator Conference

  • Sean McClain at 2012 Space Elevator Conference

    Sean McClain, talking about the Space Elevator and the Military, addresses the audience during the 2012 Space Elevator Conference

  • Pete Swan at 2012 Space Elevator Conference

    Dr. Peter Swan addresses the audience during the 2012 Space Elevator Conference

  • John Knapman at 2012 Space Elevator Conference

    Dr. John Knapman, talking about High Stage One, addresses the audience during the 2012 Space Elevator Conference

  • Michael Laine at 2012 Space Elevator Conference

    LiftPort's Michael Laine talking about the Lunar Space Elevator to the audience during the 2012 Space Elevator Conference

  • Aiden Shaffer at 2012 Space Elevator Conference

    Aidan Shaffer addresses the audience during the 2012 Space Elevator Conference

  • Check-In table at 2013 Space Elevator Conference

    The check-in line at the 2013 Space Elevator Conference

  • Vesselin Shanov at 2011 Space Elevator Conference

    Dr. Vesselin Shanov from the University of Cincinnati addresses the audience at the 2011 Space Elevator Conference

  • Climber contestants at 2014 Space Elevator Conference

    Contestants working on their Climbers at the Robotics Competition during the 2014 Space Elevator Conference

  • David Horn at 2013 Space Elevator Conference

    Conference Chair David Horn at the 2013 Space Elevator Confereence

  • Climber Finalists at 2014 Space Elevator Conference

    Climbers on the ribbon, ready for the Robotics Competition Finals during the 2014 Space Elevator Conference

  • Pete Swan and Alan Boyle at 2014 Space Elevator Conference

    ISEC President Dr. Peter Swan (L) talks to NBC columnist Alan Boyle about the future of the Space Elevator during the 2014 Space Elevator Conference

  • Jerome Pearson at 2013 Space Elevator Conference

    Keynote Speaker Jerome Pearson, talking about his recollections of Sir Arthur C Clarke, at the 2013 Space Elevator Conference

  • Michelle Cadieux at 2012 Space Elevator Conference

    Michelle Cadieux addresses the audience during the 2012 Space Elevator Conference

  • Gilberto Brambilla at 2010 Space Elevator Conference

    Dr. Gilberto Brambilla (left) helps prepare his entry in the Strong Tether Challenge at the 2010 Space Elevator Conference

  • Bryan Laubscher at 2010 Space Elevator Conference

    Dr. Bryan Laubscher answers a question from the audience at the 2010 Space Elevator Conference

  • Skip Penny at 2014 Space Elevator Conference

    Robert "Skip" Penny, giving a status update of the Space Elevator Concept of Operations Report at the 2014 Space Elevator Conference

  • Andy Petro at 2010 Space Elevator Conference

    NASAs Andy Petro talks about the Strong Tether Challenge at the 2010 Space Elevator Conference

  • Pete Swan at 2010 Space Elevator Conference

    Dr. Peter Swan presents the ISEC Space Debris Mitigation Study at the 2010 Space Elevator Conference

  • Japan Contingent at 2011 Space Elevator Conference

    Several people from Japan, including Professor Hirono Fijil from Fukuyama University, attended the 2011 Space Elevator Conference

  • Shuichi Ohno at 2014 Space Elevator Conference

    Shuichi Ohno, president of the Japan Space Elevator Association, with a Climber they designed for the joint NASA-JAXA exhibition in Japan.  He brought this to display at the 2014 Space Elevator Conference.

  • Jeff Slostad at 2012 Space Elevator Conference

    Keynote speaker Jeff Slostad from Tether Unlimited addresses the audience during the 2012 Space Elevator Conference

  • Competition Committee for 2013 Space Elevator Conference

    Jerome Pearson (third from left) and the Competition Committee for the Robotics Competition held at the 2013 Space Elevator Conference

  • Mark Haase at 2011 Space Elevator Conference

    Mark Haase from the University of Cincinnati talks about Carbon Nanotubes at the 2011 Space Elevator Conference

  • Climber Payloads used at 2013 Space Elevator Conference

    Weights used for Payload at the Robotics Competition held at the 2013 Space Elevator Conference

"The ISEC promotes the development, construction and operation of a Space Elevator (SE) Infrastructure as a revolutionary and efficient way to space for all humanity."