Building and expanding the
Through personalized education and engineered financial tools for both entrepreneurs and investors, we catalyze space commerce for industrialization, exploration, and settlement.
The world's longest-running space business plan competition
In the last decade, over 200 companies have participated in the competition and associated educational programs, gaining real-world fundraising experience and practical advice to improve their business ideas. We have awarded over $350,000 in cash prizes to promising startups, through various regional and national events. Along the way, more than 60 companies were publicly showcased to investors and customers, catalyzing millions in deal flow.
Providing accredited investors with practical and actionable information
The Space Investment Summit (SIS) is a one-day educational event designed to provide the investment community with an in-depth understanding of investing in this new industry. SIS features speakers and panel discussions from leading space investors and top space entrepreneurs, providing the audience with a unique look into the space industry’s market dynamics, investment climate, exit strategies, unique concerns and opportunities, and more.
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DECEMBER 9TH, 2021 Dear friends and supporters of “The Center”: Happy Holidays to all! I imagine that you receive a lot of these missives this time of the year, and while I'd like to keep it short... that would prevent me from describing why investing in The Center is...
UPDATE: October 3rd, 2021 Sadly, due to some major logistics problems beyond our control, we are forced to postpone the live NewSpace BPC and Entrepreneurial Bootcamp event, originally scheduled for the end of this month at the International Astronautical Congress...
August 19, 2021 The Center for space Commerce and Finance, along with Foundation for the Future, are honored to announce the winner of the 2nd All-Virtual NewSpace Business Plan Competition: Esper Satellite Imagery, of Melbourne, Australia. In addition to attention...