Practical Info

What it is

SatSummit is an event that gathers leaders in the satellite industry and experts in global development for 2 days of presentations and in-depth conversations on solving the world's most critical development challenges with satellite data.

From climate change to population growth to natural resource availability, earth observation data offers insights into today's biggest global issues.

When and where

The 2022 edition takes place in September 28 & 29 at Convene, in Washington DC. There will be panel discussions and breakout sessions from some of the leading satellite experts from around the globe!

Select sessions on our main stage will be livestreamed. Visit the Tickets section for livestream details and access.

How to get to the venue

Convene is located at 600 14th Street NW, Washington, DC 20005. Access to the main entrance is between F St. and G St.

Upon arrival, guests will check-in at the lobby desk, where a Convene team member will welcome and check-in participants prior to directing them to the elevator bank and up to the 4th floor to Convene. Guests arriving any time after the check-in process can still report to the lobby desk and will be directed by security to the elevators and up to the 4th floor, where they will find the Convene Welcome Desk for official check-in.

By Metro

The nearest Metro Station is Metro Center and is 4 minutes away. This is a major transfer point in the Metrorail system and is accessed by the Red, Orange, Silver and Blue lines. Exit the Metro Station by following signs for the 13th and G St exit, then walk on G St. to cross 14th St. and take a left to proceed South to the main entrance of Convene.


The nearest parking garages are located at:

  • 607 14th St NW
  • 675 15th St NW
  • 1325 G St NW

Guests can utilize SpotHero to check real-time availability for the lots located in the surrounding area.


There are no room blocks or codes for SatSummit.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to purchase tickets for only one day of the event?

No, registration includes access to both days of SatSummit. Livestream of certain sessions will be available.

Which sessions will be live-streamed?

Only sessions in The Forum (Sept 28th) and The Forum South (Sept 29th) will be live-streamed.

Will session recordings be available after SatSummit?

We will not be able to post recordings of the live-streamed sessions.

Is the venue wheelchair accessible?

The venue is fully ADA compliant. Should you need any accommodations to make this event accessible to you, please reach out to us at [email protected].

Is there a Mother’s room available if I am nursing?

Yes, we have a private and comfortable space available for nursing mothers.

Is there a Code of Conduct in place?

Yes, there is. In order to offer a positive and safe environment for all attendees, we ask that you review the Code of Conduct.

Are you following any Health Protocols?

Yes. We follow any Washington, DC protocols that are in effect at the time, which can be checked closely on the Health Protocols section.



  1. Amazon Web Services (AWS)

  2. Caribou Space

  3. Esri

  4. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

  5. Picterra

  6. Planet

  7. Replicable AI for Microplanning (RAMP)

  8. SparkGeo

  9. United States Agency for International Development (USAID)


  1. Azavea

  2. Capella Space

  3. D4DInsights

  4. Element84

  5. European Space Agency (ESA)

  6. Locana

  7. PLACE

  8. Radiant Earth Foundation

  9. TileDB

  10. Umbra


  1. Cyient

  2. Development Seed

  3. DevGlobal

Become a sponsor

We're excited to partner with thought and industry leaders in the satellite and development communities, and through their sponsorship and support of SatSummit, we are solving real-world and global development challenges.