Connecting people, ideas and businesses.
Spacetime Development is an independent consultancy which supports high-tech sectors with an emphasis on the space and satellite industry.
WE WORK WITH

Services

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Business Development

—Lead Generation
—Capture Support
—Pipeline Management
—Digital Marketing

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Event Planning

—Venue Securing
—Catering Provision
—Invitation Management
—Day-of Event Support

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User Experience

—Augmentation Services
—Collocation Support
—Stakeholder Management
—Business Support

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Engineering Support

—Software Development
—Systems Engineering
—Analytics
—Design & Test

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Projects

Connect Harwell Programme
Harwell Campus
—Business Development
—Event Planning
—Strategic Partnerships

Since 2016, Spacetime Development has managed the Connect Harwell Programme on behalf of Harwell Campus. Connect Harwell consists of networking events, workshops and signposting for campus organisations. Events and workshops take place every month and have been attended by over 1100 people from both on and off-campus. During 2020, Spacetime Development pivoted to managing virtual events and workshops, which have successfully continued to promote the programme's aims.

Social Media & Retail Management
Space Store
—Business Development
—Event Planning
—Strategic Partnerships

Space Store is an experiential retail start-up which aspires to be the Space sector’s retailer. Spacetime Development provides Space Store with business development support by providing social media and digital marketing services. Spacetime Development supports Space Store’s strategic partnership development with key Space industry players at Harwell Campus and abroad. We have developed Space Store's range of immersive experiences into both Covid-secure and live virtual offerings, enabling new ways for the public to experience Space everyday.

Lead Generation and Business Capture Support
Bryce Space & Technology
—Business Development
—Event Planning
—Strategic Partnerships

Bryce Space & Technology is an inward investor from the United States establishing its UK presence in early 2018. Since 2017, Spacetime Development has provided lead generation and business capture support for Bryce.

RASOR: Real-time Accessible Space Operational Reel
Space Store
—Business Development
—Event Planning
—Strategic Partnerships

Spacetime is developing a new streaming service for space imagery, called RASOR. RASOR will provide amazing live and replays of current imagery from across our Universe. Images, videos and visualisations will be accessible online and in physical locations, including at Schools & Universities, Space Organisations and Space Stores. The imagery will be presented through themed programmes: Launches, Earth, Planets, The Sun, Astronomy, and the International Space Station, with the content being tailored to each RASOR user and enhanced with easy-to-understand titles, captions, and timestamps. For educators, RASOR will include ready-to-go lesson plans, activities and competitions for both STEM and non-STEM subject areas. We recently completed a Feasibility Study with the European Space Agency - check it out at https://business.esa.int/projects/rasor. More exciting news about RASOR's launch coming soon!

Spacetime Studios
Spacetime Development
—Business Development
—Event Planning
—Strategic Partnerships

Engage your audience, tell your story and bring your project to life with Spacetime Studios. Now open in the heart of Harwell Campus, Spacetime Development can help level up your live streams, events, interviews and updates with video content and more! We're excited to bring your story to life through content strategy, story building and event streaming. Check out this video to find out more and get in touch!

Testimonials

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"Spacetime Development has taken our online and digital strategy to the next level! The team took the time to understand Space Store’s and our audiences’ needs, developing a bespoke and strategic process to move many of our in-person activities to an online format. They have held our hands throughout the process to ensure our customers receive the best possible experience. A fun team to work with that view every challenge as an opportunity!"
Kelly Hogan
Store Operations Manager, Space Store
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“Working with the Spacetime Development team has enabled exceptional business support for Harwell organisations and  those linked to the campus. Through a range of business support activities including events and digital support, Spacetime Development has enabled connectivity and collaboration which are key to the successful ecosystem of campus disciplines present here.”
Fiona Smart
Head of Marketing, Harwell Science and Innovation Campus
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“The Spacetime Development team has played an important role in helping us grow our UK presence. Their team has provided bid writing and business development support for a range of clients, including on successful bids for new customer work. It’s an absolute pleasure to work with a professional and dedicated team to support our diverse client base.”
Manny Shar
Head of Analytics, Bryce Space and Technology

Team

Stephen Ringler
Managing Director
Stephen has over 20 years of experience working in the Space sector as a Pointing Precision Engineer, Programmatic Analyst, and Business Developer. With his training that began at UCLA and his vast experience and network in the Space community, his aim with Spacetime Development is to provide top-notch business development support and engineering services to high-tech companies. Stephen enjoys exploring castles and playing board games, jazz piano and drums. He lives in Reading, UK with his wife and son.
Abigail Richings
Sponsorship & Events Manager
Abi works across a range of projects and events for Spacetime Development, including for the prestigious Harwell Science and Innovation Campus bringing together key stakeholders through an events and sponsorship programme to foster collaborations and working relationships, and for Space Store, Didcot, through bespoke, interactive STEM activities aimed at challenging children’s perceptions and broadening horizons to support the next generation of scientists and engineers.
Helen Neal
Events Coordinator
Helen has over 12 years of events experience ranging from networking lunches to vast scale festivals for Harley-Davidson owners. Helen joined the Spacetime team in February 2019 and is enjoying every moment! The combination of assisting develop the events programme and supporting the facilitation of educational activities at Space Store alongside managing the Connect Harwell Nxt Gen programme keeps her inspired and very busy. In her spare time, Helen juggles her two young children, a spirited bearded collie dog and her husband!
Lakshya Sethi
Project Engineer
Lakshya works as the Project Engineer and Assistant PM on RASOR, heading into its demonstration phase with ESA. He supports Space Store’s experiences and their space partnership programme. After completing his BEng in Aerospace Engineering, Lakshya successfully applied to Spacetime through the UKSA Spinternship Summer 2019 programme, coming on board full time after the internship!
Luke Ward
Head of User Experience
Leading our User Experience team, Luke leads and coordinates the exploration, design and delivery of multidisciplinary business outcomes, centering them on customers' present and future needs. With a decade of experience, Luke is both user-focused and impact-driven. He has been pivotal in a highly competitive field of world-class designers and strategists to create compelling, insightful projects for customers in a broad church of industries and disciplines; from Architecture and Branding to Digital service and Video production. His track record boasts international clients such as The Collective Co-Living, Samsung, Jaguar Land Rover, Sonos, Virgin Group, Appear Here and many more.
Akshay Sethi
Graphic Design Intern
Akshay is completing his summer internship as a Graphic Design Intern after his first year in BA Architecture at the University of Westminster. He focuses on graphic design for Spacetime and Space Store’s exciting social media campaigns – including promotional videos, flyers, live events, and much more! Akshay is using his experience and skills from his degree to provide support for the design of Space Store's upcoming flagship store.

Join Us

We're always looking for talented and passionate people to join our team. Available positions are listed below, please send us your CV with a covering email. We can't wait to hear from you.
Events Administrator
Harwell and Didcot, Oxfordshire. You will also be expected to travel to customer venues to deliver activities and must hold a valid driving licence for this role and have access to a vehicle.

Responsible to: Head of Events and Business Development, Spacetime Development

Working hours: 15 -37.5 hours per week. Flexible working hours to be agreed, evenings and weekends will be expected.

Contract: 3 month probation and 1 month notice

Salary: Dependent on experience

Holiday: 28 days per annum, plus statutory holidays pro-rat

Equal Opportunities: Spacetime Development strives to be an equal opportunities employer and commitment to this process will be expected

About Us: At Spacetime Development, we are looking to make our mark by supporting businesses in the space sector and high-tech industries. We believe that with incredible and creative events and experience delivery, these magnificent businesses can shine brighter.

The Role:

Reporting to the Head of Events and Business Development, the Event Administrator will support the execution of Spacetime Development supported events. The role would suit someone who has an interest within the events field.

The role involves supporting the team in the planning and execution of events as well as supporting the relationships developed with stakeholders. The ideal candidate will be highly organised, a “people person” with a “can do” attitude. We have a hugely supportive team which values open-minded, inclusive working. Though you'll be vital in administering and delivering events and experiences, you will be doing so in a team that is happy to get stuck in.

The role will involve working with a number of clients, most closely Harwell Science and Innovation Campus, the heart of UK science and technology and Space Store, an experiential store, dedicated to bringing space to everyone, everywhere, every day, through a range of immersive and engaging experiences and events programme that engage the general-public, community groups, including the scouts and girl guiding associations, education facilities, charity groups and more.

Main Responsibilities and Activities:

The successful candidate will, working alongside the Head of Events and Business Development and Events Manager:

●    Work with event planning tools to lead bookings administration, scheduling and development of bespoke events and experiences for customers.

●    Lead the planning, arrangements, implementation and delivery of events and experiences.

●    Respond to customer and client enquiries.

●    Provide administrative support across events, sponsorship and related programmes, including raising invoices.

●    Support the development of professional and trusting relationships with all stakeholders and partners.

●    Support and help to develop marketing promotional materials and content for events and experiences.

About You  

●    Excellent organisational, time-management and planning skills with the ability to multitask, work under pressure and use own initiative.

●    Ability to exercise effective judgement, discretion, sensitivity, creativity to changing needs and situations.

●    A team player with the ability to work with cross-organisational teams and navigate the political environment.

●    Self-motivated with a high energy level, able to work alone.

●    Committed, hardworking, passionate and a creative thinker.

●    High level oral and written communication skills with a strong attention to detail.  

●    Capability to work evenings and weekends.

●    Competent in Microsoft Office and online, shared document programmes.

Apply

If you are up for the challenge, please submit your CV and covering email to abigail.richings@spacetimedevelopment.com.

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