Networking Events

Networking is an integral part of any face-to-face experience, be it an organic connection in the hallway, a quick chat via the mobile app, or joining attendees at an organized networking event.

With thousands of satellite communications professionals attending SATELLITE 2022, we want to make sure you have plenty of time to network!  The audience at SATELLITE is from a wide array of markets including transportation, enterprise and consumer industries, government and military, and finance, bringing fresh views and new insights to the conversation. So, take a look at what’s in store and get ready to connect!

*Mobile App* SATELLITE 2022 is excited to offer a networking tool to help you search, connect, and secure meetings before the show even starts! Stay tuned for further information.

Monday, March 21

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM: Rise and Shine Coffee Service, 146 Foyer

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM: Networking Break, 146 Foyer

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM: Networking Break, 146 Foyer

4:30 PM – 6:30 PM: Cirque du SATELLITE Welcome Reception sponsored by Hughes, Ballroom C – Join us to kick off SATELLITE 2022 with the largest gathering of the week! Open to all attendees.

Tuesday, March 22

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM: Rise and Shine Coffee Service, Ballroom AB Foyer

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM: MSUA Mobility Satellite Innovation Awards and Luncheon, Room 140 – Join the industry’s satellite mobility leaders as MSUA celebrates cutting-edge mobility innovations and market development achievements. Visit for award categories, to submit a nomination, or sponsor the event.

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM: WTA Teleport Awards Luncheon, Independence Ballroom at the Marriott Marquis – Since 1995, WTA has presented annual awards to companies and individuals who have dramatically demonstrated excellence in the field of teleport operations, development and technology. Celebrate the winners and network with colleagues during the Awards Luncheon.

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM: Networking Break, Telesat Connectivity Lounge, Booth 811

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM: SSPI 2022 Hall of Fame Medaling Ceremony & Reception, 1601 K Street, NW, Washington, D.C., 20006 – Hosted by K&L Gates. Invitation Only

Wednesday, March 23

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM: Rise and Shine Coffee Service, Telesat Connectivity Lounge, Booth 811

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM: Networking Break, Telesat Connectivity Lounge, Booth 811

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM: Via Satellite Awards Luncheon, Ballroom AB – Open to Conference Pass Holders Only – Be there for the announcement of the 2021 Satellite Executive of the Year and Satellite Technology of the Year! We’ll also reveal the winner of this year’s Startup Space pitch competition.

Thursday, March 24

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM: Rise and Shine Coffee Service, 146 Foyer