SEDS Business Plan Competition Announced

September 20, 2011 in News by SEDS Chair

Have a Business Plan for a space product or system that will further the opening of the space frontier?

Then enter the NewSpace Student Business Plan Competition. Make a team of up to five undergraduate or graduate students comprised of all majors from business to engineering. The 5 team finalists will compete at SpaceVision 2011 and pitch their plan to investors like Tom Olson and NewSpace Startup Companies such as Altius Space Machines CEO Jon Goff and many other names in the space industry.

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Illinois Space Society wins 2010 Holiday Contest

January 31, 2011 in News by SEDS Webmaster

After a close round of voting, the Illinois Space Society was chosen as the winner of the 2010 SEDS Holiday Decorating Contest over their UB-SEDS competitors. Thanks to both groups for the great holiday photos! There were definitely some comments from the board about the neat rocket-Christmas tree. ISS will be receiving some posters and T-shirts donated by a few of the chapters. Maybe they’ll be able to use that rocket in the upcoming SEDS rocketry contest (more info coming soon!).