We are an open community for entrepreneurs, students, engineers, scientists, investors and others who are interested in the development of private companies commercializing outer space. We seek to promote Chicago as a center of excellence for new commercial space, space-related, or space-scalable ventures.

Crowdfunding Experts Share Their Experience With Chicago Space Entrepreneurs

Crowdfunding Experts Share Their Experience With Chicago Space Entrepreneurs
Chicago is one of the fastest growing centers for start-ups in the country, and crowdfunding is part of that engine.  25 space entrepreneurs and enthusiasts came together at Chicago’s mHub incubator on June 15th to learn from some...

Space-startup Astroscale completes Series C, will sweep the skies of debris

Space-startup Astroscale completes Series C, will sweep the skies of debris
Space debris is a serious problem, threatening not only satellites and space vehicles, but our very economy.  With space-based communications, television, military, and GPS/navigation systems, our economy is more dependent upon space that many realize.   Astroscale, a...

After the ISS: Big Plans for Commercial Space Habitats

After the ISS: Big Plans for Commercial Space Habitats
The International Space Station has been our outpost in space for the last 19 years. But the space station is coming to the end of its lifespan. After the ISS, where will be able to go in space?...