The International Space Elevator Consortium (ISEC)

  • 2014David

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

  • 2014Climbers

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

  • 2012Knapman

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

  • 2014ContestWinners

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

  • 2014Ohno

    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.

  • 2011SemonFijil

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

  • 2012Cadieux

    Michelle Cadieux addresses the audience during the 2012 Space Elevator Conference

  • 2010ArtsutanovGhazaryanShelef

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

  • 2012Swan

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

  • 2013Pearson

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

  • 2014Penny

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

  • 2013Check-In

    The check-in line at the 2013 Space Elevator Conference

  • 2011Haase

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

  • 2010HintonArtsutanov

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

  • 2011Shanov

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

  • 2011OTITether

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

  • 2010Petro

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

  • 2012McClain

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

  • 2011JapanContingent

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

  • 2010Swan

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

  • 2012Laine

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

  • 2013CompetitionCommitteePearson

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

  • 2013PearsonLaine

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

  • 2014ClimberFinalists

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

  • 2014SwanBoyle

    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

  • 2010Brambilla

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

  • 2010Laubscher

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

  • 2011Sunao

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

  • 2011YakobsonArtyukhovShelef

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

  • 2010ArtsutanovPearson

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

  • 2013Horn

    Conference Chair David Horn at the 2013 Space Elevator Confereence

  • 2012Shaffer

    Aidan Shaffer addresses the audience during the 2012 Space Elevator Conference

  • 2012Slostad

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

  • 2013ClimberPayloads

    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."