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May Public Meeting | Hypersonix Launch Systems: Greener Aerospace Technology

Mon, 23 May 2022
07:00 PM - 09:30 PM

Join us for the May 2022 meeting of the Space Association of Australia  all welcome! 

Date: Monday, 23 May 2022
NEW - Meal Time: 6:00 - 7:00 pm AEST
Meeting Time: 7:00 - 9:30 pm AEST
Venue: Golden Gate Hotel, 238 Clarendon Street, South Melbourne

The Golden Gate Hotel is a COVID compliant venue!

How to find us:  The Golden Gate Hotel is on the north-western corner of the intersection of Clarendon and Coventry Streets in South Melbourne. Take the stairs up to level 1 - we'll be in the Coventry Room.

Getting there:
By car: Car parking is best in Coventry Street west of Clarendon Street.
By tram: Route 12 (via Collins Street), Stop 127 (York Street, then walk south) or Stop 128 (Dorcas Street, then walk north).

Meals available: Join us for a meal from 6:00 pm on the ground floor of the Golden Gate Hotel before the meeting begins upstairs in the Coventry Room at 7:00 pm - the menu can be found here.

We look forward to seeing you there!

If you are unable to attend the meeting or the 2022 AGM in person, please register to join us remotely via Zoom here:

Hypersonix Launch Systems: Greener Aerospace Technology

Hypersonix is Australia’s leading aerospace engineering, design and build company, specialising in hypersonic technology and scramjet engines. The company's scramjet engines and hypersonic vehicles are designed and engineered to disrupt the global market with New Space best practices. Hypersonix is leading the world in green scramjet engines and hypersonic aerospace design and engineering.

About the speaker:

Dr Michael Smart, Co-founder, CTO and Head of Research & Development at Hypersonix Launch Systems, is a world leader in scramjet technology. Michael spent 10 years as a Research Scientist at the NASA Langley Research Center: Scramjet Branch. A pioneer in scramjet engine and hypersonic vehicle design, Michael was awarded Australia’s top scholar in his field of Aviation & Aerospace Engineering in 2020. Michael is the vehicle and technology architect of DART AE, Delta Velos, Delta Velos Orbiter and the Wirraway satellite launch system.

Annual General Meeting | 2022

The 2022 Annual General Meeting of members of the Space Association of Australia Inc. will follow the May Public Meeting starting at 8:00 pm.


6:00 pm
Meet for dinner on the ground floor of the Golden Gate Hotel
7:00 pm
Association buisness and space news headlines with Peter Aylward
7:15 pm
Hypersonix Launch Systems: Greener Aerospace Technology with Dr Michael Smart
8:00 pm
2022 Annual General Meeting
9:30 pm
Golden Gate Hotel
238 Clarendon St, South Melbourne VIC 3205, Australia

PO Box 351, Mulgrave, Victoria, 3170, Australia

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