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About the exhibition

Invest Northern Ireland is planning to exhibit at the Space Comm Expo in March 2025. 

Space-Comm Expo gathers space, aerospace, defence, downstream and upstream industries for two days of high-level networking, discussions, education, and business, focused on the commercial future of space. 

Supported by key industry associations and influential bodies, Space-Comm Expo showcases the end-to-end supply chain for products, services and applications supplying and informing commercial enterprises, government and defence organisations, and developments in technology. 
Attendees will be able to: 

  • Discover new technologies, innovations and applications from over 170+ suppliers 
  • Hear influential international space industry and government speakers 
  • Gain knowledge from world-leading authorities and technical experts 
  • Source new products, services, and suppliers with specialist expertise 

Find out more about Space-Comm Expo

Who should consider attending the trade mission?

The exhibition is suitable for companies interested in supplying into the space industry.  Space is a growing industry and there are opportunities for companies of all sizes from SME to large and for all industries.   
There is a particular need for: 

  • Companies within the advanced manufacturing sectors with upstream capabilities 
  • Companies in the tech sector with downstream capabilities.   
  • Companies in adjacent sectors such as life and health sciences, construction, and food. 


Details of costs to attend will be confirmed. 

Interested in attending the exhibition?

To find out if you can participate, check your eligibility.

Is your business eligible?

Answer the following questions to find out if you can apply.

Q1 - Is your business currently based in Northern Ireland?
Q2 - Can your product or service be sold to customers outside Northern Ireland?
Q3 - Are you an existing Invest Northern Ireland customer?

It is critical to understand any regulatory, compliance, and procedural issues that might affect your product or service in your target market.

A rule or regulation could stop you exporting, therefore it makes sense to find out before you spend any time or money exploring your export options.

Based on your answers your business is eligible to apply for this event.

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Based on your answers, you should discuss your business’ support needs with an Invest NI advisor.

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