International SpaceWire Conference 2007

17-19 September 2007

West Park Conference Centre, 319 Perth Road, Dundee, DD2 1NN, Scotland, UK

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Conference Information


SpaceWire is a leading onboard data-handling network for use onboard spacecraft. It is simple to implement and use, and is being deployed on many space missions.

Aims / Scope of Conference

The International SpaceWire Conference aims to bring together SpaceWire product designers, hardware engineers, software engineers, system developers and mission specialists interested in and working with SpaceWire to share the latest ideas and developments related to SpaceWire technology. The conference is targeted at the full SpaceWire community including both academics and industrialists.

Conference Location

The International SpaceWire Conference will be held at the West Park Conference Centre, 319 Perth Road, Dundee, DD2 1NN, Scotland, UK. For further information, West Park Conference Centre's web-site is available at Papers will be presented in the Sidlaw Suite, with tea and coffee served in the Balbeggie Suite, where the industrial exhibition will also be held.

A map showing the location of West Park Conference Centre and other key conference locations is provided in the Travel and Accommodation section.

Technical Programme

Sessions are dedicated to the following topics:

Conference Schedule

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Instructions for Presenters

The presentation room will be equipped with a projector connected to a laptop. The laptop will be running Microsoft Windows with Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 and Adobe Reader 8. All presentations should be in a format that can be displayed by one of these programs. Presentations created for an earlier version of PowerPoint or Adobe reader should function correctly. If you have other files that accompany your presentation, these should be in a format that Windows can display without the need for additional programs/codecs. We ask that each presenter bring their presentation on either a USB Flash Memory Drive or a CD.

Before your session, at the very latest during the coffee break before your session, please ensure that you have:

If you have any problems don't hesitate to contact either one of the helpers who will be in the presentation room, or your session chair.

We understand that in certain circumstances it may not be possible to use the laptop provided, for example if you wish to demonstrate your own software. In this case you may use your own laptop. However, to ensure smooth running of the session please ensure that you have:

before the start of the session.

If you have any technical queries before the start of the conference please email them to spacewire [@] or use the contact form.

Keynote Speakers


Technical Committee

Organising Committee