We are an open community for entrepreneurs, students, engineers, scientists, investors and others who are interested in the development of private companies commercializing outer space. We seek to promote Chicago as a center of excellence for new commercial space, space-related, or space-scalable ventures.

Edison Awards adds Space Innovation category for 2018

Edison Awards adds Space Innovation category for 2018
In celebration of over thirty years of recognizing and awarding innovation, the Edison Awards announced today that, in partnership with NewSpace Chicago, they will expand with a new category for 2018: Space Innovation.  Originally established in 1987, the...

Event Thu 9/14: Envisioning New Realities: The intersection of fashion and aerospace tech

Event Thu 9/14: Envisioning New Realities: The intersection of fashion and aerospace tech
Fashion and Aerospace have been partners since the first Space Age. Their historical achievements have paved the way for a robust textile industry that serves both our needs on Earth and our Space endeavors. In addition, Space can...

Crowdfunding Experts Share Their Experience With Chicago Space Entrepreneurs

Crowdfunding Experts Share Their Experience With Chicago Space Entrepreneurs
Chicago is one of the fastest growing centers for start-ups in the country, and crowdfunding is part of that engine.  25 space entrepreneurs and enthusiasts came together at Chicago’s mHub incubator on June 15th to learn from some...