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Canadian Space Commerce Association Commends Government of Canada for $515 Million in New Research Grants

Canadian Space Commerce Association Commends Government of Canada for $515 Million in New Research Grants September 14, 2017, Toronto, Ontario, Canada – The Canadian Space Commerce Association (CSCA), Canada’s national space industry association, released the following statement in recognition of the Federal Government’s initiatives that have resulted in $515 Million in new research funds through the Natural Sciences […]

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CSCA Welcomes New Federal Ministers

NEWS RELEASE Toronto, ON, August 28, 2017 – Today Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a number of changes to his Federal Cabinet. Two changes that will be of specific relevance to the activities of the CSCA membership are the following as quoted in the Prime Minister’s official announcement: Carla Qualtrough, currently Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, […]

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NRC IRAP Aerospace Team Partners with the Space Angels Network

The Canadian Space Commerce Association has an ongoing relationship with the National Research Council’s (NRC) Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP) aerospace representatives. Late last week we were informed by our friends at IRAP that they had formed a partnership with the Space Angels Network (SAN). The details of which are below. For members of the CSCA, […]

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Canadian SmallSat Symposium Surpasses Expectations

For the Canadian Space Commerce Association (CSCA), the first Canadian SmallSat Symposium was a success beyond what had been expected. It wasn’t just the numbers, 219 registered attendees, it was the quality of the speakers, the diversity in attendees, the bilateral meetings, and a commitment to detail by the Association that resulted in a great […]

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Media Advisory: Canadian SmallSat Symposium to be Held in Toronto, February 2-3 – Billions in Revenue at Stake

January 27, 2016, Toronto – The Canadian Space Commerce Association (CSCA) presents the first Canadian SmallSat Symposium to be held February, 2-3 at the Novotel Toronto Centre hotel. The CSCA is bringing together 200 people from industry, government, academia, the investment community and others interested in the growing Small Satellite, or SmallSat, segment of the […]

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Call for Ideas – Canadian Space Policy Symposium

Space policy is an important area within the space sector that does not get enough attention, in particular in Canada. Yet, policy directly affects the community, including the growth of the space sector. The CSCA has issued a Call for ideas for a potential Space Policy Symposium to be held in Ottawa in the fall of […]

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Press Release: Greg Wyler, Founder and Chairman of OneWeb to be the First Plenary Speaker of the 1st Canadian SmallSat Symposium

December 9, 2015,  Toronto – The Canadian Space Commerce Association (CSCA) is launching a new Symposium series to be held annually with the Canadian SmallSat Symposium as its first event. The Canadian SmallSat Symposium builds on the heritage of past Canadian events including the Canadian Nanosatellite Workshop held in 2012. The Canadian SmallSat Symposium is […]

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