4th May 2023

Exciting plans for iSH Space Week – which takes place June 26-June 30 – were revealed at today’s iSH Business Engagement Event at Cleator Moor.

Miranda Kirschel, iSH Regional Representative, shared with more than 60 attendess at the event held at Cleator Moor Celtic Football Club, first details of the initial Space Week programme which will bring opportunities in the space industry to businesses, schools, and individuals across West Cumbria.

iSH Space Week Programme

26 June 2023 – 30 June 2023
Day 1:
Monday 26 June – The Business Conference
The market, the opportunity,
Launch of the Schools Competition
Day 2:
Tuesday 27 June – The R&D Session:
How do we build on the space sector and create an R&D cluster in West Cumbria?
Day 3:
Wednesday 28 June – The Schools Day:
The Wonder that is Space – talks by Tim Gregory, NNL and BBC Presenter – and interactive exhibition
Day 4: Thursday 29 June – The Community Day
Science Shows: The Big Bang with Stefan Gates – hosted by Whitehaven Council
Let’s talk about Space – and West Cumbria
Day 5:
Friday 30 June – Competition Submissions
More information about venues, more activities, and how to get involved coming soon – watch this space!