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2018 Space Elevator Conference Day 2

The 2018 ISEC Space Elevator Conference has started in Seattle, WA, at the Museum of Flight ! Here is the agenda for day 2: Technical Program Agenda Day 2 – Saturday, August 18, 2018 – Skyline Room 8:30am Check in begins – Skyline Room 9:00am Mini Workshop (cont’d) – “Preliminary Technology Readiness Assessment of the Space Elevator…

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2018 Space Elevator Conference Day 1

The 2018 ISEC Space Elevator Conference has started in Seattle, WA, at the Museum of Flight ! Here is the agenda for day 1: Technical Program Agenda Day 1 – Friday, August 17, 2018 – Skyline Room 8:30am Check in begins – Skyline Room 9:00am Conference Opening and Welcome – David Horn (ISEC) 9:15am ISEC President’s Corner…

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2018 Space Elevator Conference is next week!

Hi all you Space Elevator enthusiasts!  Next week is the annual ISEC Space Elevator Conference at the Museum of Flight in Seattle, WA! Full details can be found here, but here is a summary of the conference: The conference overall theme is “The Space Elevator Transportation System is closer than you think.” The Technical Program:   Dates:…

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ISEC SE Architecture Note 19

Architecture Note #19 Published August 2018 Is the Space Elevator a Rope? by Michael A. Fitzgerald Personal Prologue This is an Architecture Note. It is the opinion of ISEC’s Chief Architect. It represents an effort to document ISEC’s ongoing science and engineering discussions; and is one of many to be published over time. Most importantly,…