Kathie-BowdenKathie is the Skills Point of Contact for the UK Space Agency. She has over 30 years’ experience of the application of space data within industry and academia. 

Kathie is a geologist with degree from UCL and postgraduate diploma from the University of Northern Arizona where she specialised in remote sensing applications.

More recently Kathie has been instrumental in the skills agenda for the space sector. She is working in collaboration with the UKSA, Space Leadership Council , Satellite Applications Catapult and industry to address the skills gap. One of the initiatives she has led is the Space Placements in Industry (SPIN) scheme, now entering its 4th year, and a great way to beef up your CV and make you more employable.

UK Space Agency

The UK Space Agency is responsible for all strategic decisions on the UK civil space programme and provides a clear, single voice for UK space ambitions.It is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills.

3rd Annual Graduate Space Industry Careers Conference