The Space Foundation was founded on March 21, 1983. Since headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Space Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit and the world’s premier organization dedicated to inspiring, educating, connecting, and advocating on behalf of the global space community. The Foundation continues to expand its knowledge, resources, education, and technology, becoming the leading authority in space exploration. The Space Foundation has created a lifelong learning platform, offering workforce development and economic opportunity for students, teachers, entrepreneurs, and professionals.
The premier source for media and events is their Symposium 365 program. This program offers authoritative news, information, and venues for networking and conducting business. Their world-renowned annual Space Symposium is another gem they are best known by. The event is attended by 15,000 space professionals from around the world.