Fireside chat 🔥 with Katherine Courtney

PLATF9RM - Hove Town Hall, Church Rd Hove, BN3 2AF - View Map Brighton
Wed, May 11, 2022, 6:00 PM (BST)

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About this event

This May we welcome the former CEO of the UK Space Agency, Katherine Courtney.

Can space exploration be sustainable?

The UK, NATO and US have declared space a war-fighting domain. Space is becoming more contested and congested and so the questions around sustainability and accessible travel are issues that need to be addressed.

In this fireside chat you can expect lots of fascinating conversations around space exploration.

Who is Katherine Courtney?

Throughout her career, Katherine has been dedicated to creating growth and efficiencies through technological innovation. This fireside chat will explore her life, career and charity work to increase STEM engagement from primary school level.

Katherine’s work as the UK govt enterprise policy director will give attendees the chance to hear firsthand what governmental policies do to help founders grow their businesses.

What to expect:

🔥 A chance to network with local founders

🔥 Pizza and drinks at PLATF9RM

🔥 Engaging conversation with Katherine Courtney

Join us to network with local founders over drinks and pizza, and enjoy the fireside chat exploring Katherine’s career.


18:00 Networking (Drinks & Pizza)

18:45 Fireside chat

19:45 Networking



Wednesday, May 11
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (BST)


Hove Town Hall, Church Rd HoveBN3 2AF

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  • Kristina Pereckaite

    Kristina Pereckaite

    South East Angels


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  • Lara Sheldrake

    Startup Grind Brighton


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  • Joshua Lyon

    Joshua Lyon

    University of Sussex

    Student Ambassador

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  • Lara Sheldrake

    Lara Sheldrake

    Found & Flourish

    Found & CEO of Found & Flourish

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