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Future Leaders Celebration

Celebrating the Future of the Industry and Our World

Nominations are currently open for the “20 Under 35” cohort of 2023. “20 Under 35” honorees are employees or entrepreneurs who have demonstrated initiative, creativity and problem-solving skills that created new capabilities, overcame major challenges, and ensured excellence in technology and service. This year’s cohort will be honored at the 2023 Future Leaders Celebration, held live at the Computer History Museum in Silicon Valley this October! Tickets are now on sale at

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The “20 Under 35” of 2022

Also at the Celebration, the Mentor of the Year Award will be given to a satellite executive who has fostered young talent, both within his or her organization and throughout the industry, and also has volunteered time and energy in support of the industry.

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The Mentors of the Year 2022, 2021, 2020 and 2019

Submit Your Nominations by July 17

Who will the honorees be? That’s up to you! Submit your nominations to SSPI by July 17, 2023 to ensure future leaders and current mentors of the industry get the recognition they deserve.

You can submit your nominations through an online form or download the form and return it to SSPI via email:

BSW Awards Dinner

Nominations are also open for the 2023 Better Satellite World Awards. The Better Satellite World Awards honor established companies and disruptive innovators for using satellite applications to make our world a more prosperous, healthier, better-educated, more sustainable and inclusive home for all humankind.

The winners of the 2023 Better Satellite World Awards will be celebrated at the Better Satellite World Awards Dinner on December 4 in London, hosted by SSPI’s UK Chapter. Join members and leaders of the Space & Satellite Professionals International for this celebration of the enormous contributions of the satellite industry to the economy, safety, security, governance, development and health of the planet. Tickets and tables are now on sale at

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Submit Your Nominations by September 18

Who will the honorees be? That’s up to you! Submit your nominations to SSPI by September 18, 2023 to ensure that we recognize and celebrate companies and individuals who go the extra mile to make a better world for us all.

Download the Better Satellite World Award Nomination Form