Wernher von Braun Memorial Symposium

Space at the Table: Collaboration, Cooperation, and Inclusion

October 26-28, 2022
The University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, Alabama

Join us for the 15th annual von Braun Symposium to convene, connect, and collaborate with space industry leaders and colleagues. We have a timely and relevant agenda that will inform and educate on the very latest developments and future opportunities and challenges in space science and exploration. Topics to be discussed include:

  • Space Policy
  • Space Nuclear Propulsion
  • Artemis
  • Commercial LEO Destinations
  • Sustained Lunar Human Presence
  • STEM/STEAM and Future Workforce
  • Lunar Landing Systems
  • And more!

The program is still being finalized, but you can check out the current program here or with the button below. Be sure to clear your cache to properly view any updates!

View the Current Program

September 7, 2022 Update:

  • Program now available! We are still adding panelists but the current set of topics is locked in. Take a look here.
  • CONFIRMED: NASA Associate Administrator Thomas Zurbuchen will speak Wednesday morning
  • STUDENTS: Enter the annual Student Poster Contest! Full information available here.

Please come back to this page for regular updates on the agenda, speakers, sponsors and more.


  • AAS Members – $700
  • Non-Members – $850
  • Government, Academia – $700
  • Students (with valid ID) – $150

Select this option if you are planning to attend in-person in Huntsville.



  • AAS Members – $200
  • Non-Members – $250
  • Government, Academia – $200
  • Students – $50

Select this option if you will join the event online only.


Members of the media that meet AAS Media Guidelines should contact AAS to register. Click to email or call 703.866.0020.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Sponsorships are available. Please send us an email or call +1 703.866.0020 for information.

Jacobs: Education Sponsor

Media Sponsor

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Past Symposia