11th Appleton Space Conference
02 Oct 2015



Mark Chapman, Chief Engineer at Bloodhound SSC was the keynote speaker at the 11th Appleton Space Conference held on Thursday 3rd December 2015 at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Harwell, Oxfordshire.

Mark Chapman  at the 11th Appleton Space Conference

​​​​​Keynote speech at the 11th Appleton Space Conference was presented by Mark Chapman, Chief Engineer, Bloodhound SSC​

Credit: STFC RAL Space

This annual conference gives leading figures from within the space sector, the opportunity to meet and discuss the latest developments on a range of current and future space activities. The keynote lecture for the 11th Appleton Space Conference was given by Mark Chapman, Chief Engineer, Bloodhound SSC.

 This years speakers were:

Dr Chris Mutlow, Director of STFC RAL Space

Dr David Parker (UK Space Agency)Dr David Parker, UK Space Agency

Dr Stuart Martin (CEO Satellite Applications Catapult)Dr Stuart Martin, CEO Satellite Applications Catapult

Tim Just (Innovate UK) Tim Just, Innovate UK
Dr Magali Vaissiere (Head of ESCAT, D TIA ESA) Dr Magali Vaissiere, Head of ECSAT, D TIA ESA

Dr Theresa Moretto Jorgensen (Program Director, Space Weather Research, NSF)Dr Therese Moretto Jorgensen, Program Director, Space Weather Research, National Science Foundation
Patrick Wood (Surrey Satellite Technology Group Managing Director)Patrick Wood, Vice-Chair UKspace

Sue Nelson (Boffin Media) Sue Nelson, Boffin Media

Prof Kai Bongs (University of Birmingham) Prof Kai Bongs, University of Birmingham
Dr Alex Valavanis (University of Leeds)Dr Alex Valavanis, University of Leeds

Mark Gibbs (Met Office) Mark Gibbs, Met Office
Prof Julian Osborne (University of Leicester)Prof Julian Osborne, University of Leicester

Alan Gabriel, Director Emeritus (Institut d'Astrophysique Spatiale)Dr Alan Gabriel, Director Emeritus, Institut d’Astrophysique Spatiale

Prof John Remedios (Director of the National Centre for Earth Observation)Prof John Remedios, Director NCEO
Dr Noel Gourmelen (University of Edinburgh)Dr Noel Gourmelen, University of Edinburgh

Dr Roland Leigh, University of LeicesterDr Roland Leigh - University of Leicester

Mark Chapman, Chief Engineer, Bloodhound SSCMark Chapman (Chief Engineer, Bloodhound SSC)     

For more information please contact: RAL Space Enquiries