Dec 19, 2023

Calgary Hosts The Global Space Tech Summit, on May 2024


Calgary, Alberta, Canada – The Telus Convention Center in Calgary will host the much-anticipated Space Tech Summit 2024 on May 15th and 16th, presented by TYPE5 Venture Capital. This event stands poised to be a pivotal moment in Canada’s journey towards spearheading the future economy, focusing on the pivotal role of space and deep tech innovations.

As a gathering of the world’s most influential space and deep tech entrepreneurs, enterprises, and founders, the summit aims to shine a spotlight on the forefront of technological advancement. Attendees can expect a showcase of groundbreaking technologies, startups and deep tech solutions.

“Alberta is a great place to kick off our Canadian expansion. We are thrilled to offer this ecosystem a platform for collaboration and idea exchange. Space Tech Summit is as an opportunity to showcase Alberta’s aerospace capacity and advancement in technology innovation.” said Yuliia Marcinkoski, Co-Founder of TYPE5 Venture Capital Canada.

 “The Space Tech Summit 2024 represents a convergence of visionaries, innovators, and leaders in the field, propelling Canada to the forefront of the global economy through pioneering space and deep tech initiatives” ” added Yaron Sagi, Co-Founder and Managing Director.

The summit will feature a lineup of keynote speakers, panel discussions, workshops, and networking opportunities designed to foster collaboration and idea exchange among attendees. Participants will gain valuable insights into cutting-edge technologies, market trends, and investment opportunities that are reshaping the future of various sectors.

Nima Najand – Director of the Aerospace Innovation Hub at “Innovate Calgary”: “Excitement fills the air as Alberta becomes the epicenter of global innovation with the Space Tech Summit 2024. This summit isn’t just an event; it’s a testament to our commitment to pushing the boundaries of space and deep tech, putting Alberta on the map of technological pioneers.”

With Canada’s burgeoning role in the space industry and its commitment to innovation, the Space Tech Summit 2024 is set to highlight the nation’s strides toward becoming a key player in the global economy. This event will serve as a platform for forging strategic partnerships, driving investments, and accelerating the growth of groundbreaking technologies.

“Calgary is emerging as a center of excellence and innovation in aerospace thanks to existing infrastructure, skilled talent, and a collaborative business environment. Hosting the Space Tech Summit 2024 will propel us forward as we explore economies of the future, including in the space and quantum sectors,“ said Brad Parry, President & CEO, of Calgary Economic Development and CEO, of Opportunity Calgary Investment Fund.

“The summit serves as a testament to Canada’s commitment to innovation and its burgeoning role in the global space sector,” added Lior Herman, Co-Founder and Managing Director. “The long-term development of revenues of the Canadian space sector ($4.8b in 2021) is expected to reach the global space economy (+8% YOY to $546 billion in 2022 and is projected to climb to $1Trillion according to Bloomberg).; We envision this gathering as a catalyst for groundbreaking collaborations and initiatives that will pave the way for a robust future economy.”

The Space Tech Summit 2024 promises to be an unparalleled opportunity for entrepreneurs, investors, and industry leaders to engage with the latest advancements, gain invaluable insights, and shape the trajectory of the future economy.

Early bird registration for the summit is now open. For more information and registration details, visit


About the host of the summit

TYPES is a global Space tech investments firm, operating in North America and Europe, focused on Space-to-Earth game-changer innovations that will lead the transformation of entire industries both for life on earth and beyond.

TYPE5 is committed to driving the future of the global economy through strategic investments and partnerships.

For media inquiries or further information, please contact:

 (Nima Najand – Director of the Aerospace Innovation Hub
Calgary Economic Development