Nik Smith

Regional Director UK & Europe. Lockheed Martin Space

Nik Smith is the Lockheed Martin Space UK Regional Director for UK and Europe, overseeing the company’s activity in region and leading on strategy and business growth.

Nik joined Lockheed Martin Space in 2015, taking a position in the Military Space division. Prior to that he had served for 16 years in the Royal Air Force

fulfilling a range of roles in space operations, information technology, information policy, acquisition, cyber and C4ISR capability. His last post before joining Lockheed Martin was as a member of the British Defence Staff in the British Embassy in Washington DC, supporting the bilateral US-UK military relationship related to C4ISR, Cyber and Space.

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Keynote Speaker For


8th July 2021

Keynote Theatre

'Securing’ Britain’s Space Future - Providing a Safe Space Environment for Commercial Endeavours

What could and should the UK be working on, with its' allies, to provide security and safety for commercial and civilian space operators?

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7th July 2021

Keynote Theatre

UK Spaceports; Launching the ‘Great British Space Race’

In this ‘Farnborough First’ gathering together four of the seven potential spaceports in the UK, you will hear an update on their progress, plans and aspirations for the future.

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