2022, October

CHASM Workshop

15th-16th October. Online and Poland, LUNARES Mobile Research Station

CHASM Logo Wide Black

This LUNARES + CHASM event is the first in a series of workshops taking place in analogue space missions bases, with purpose to improve them.

Past events

2022, April

CHASM Launch

2nd-3rd April. Cambridge, University of Cambridge

CHASM Logo Wide Black

The inaugural CHASM conference. The Conference on Human Analogue Space Missions (CHASM).




The Mars Society UK sadly took a break from in person talks. As did the rest of the world.

2019, November

European Mars Conference (EMC)

4th-6th November. London, Institute of Physics

A rocket, space helmet and plant in 3 separate hexagons for Arrive, Survive and Thrive Mars Conference
European Mars Conference EMC19, London 2019

The yearly European Mars Conference were all the Mars Societies from around Europe come together. At the Institute of Physics in London, 4th – 6th November 2019.

SIRIUS19 Lunar Mission Specialist talk

1st November. Oxford, Oxford University

The Mars Society UK (MS:UK) in collaboration with Oxford University’s Aeronautical Society (AerOx) and the Science Innovation Union (SIUOxford) are pleased to announce guest speaker Anastasia Stepanova to share her experience on board the NEK Lunar analog station as part of the SIRIUS19 crew organised by the Institute of Biomedical Problems (IMBP) in Russia.

This event will take place on Friday 1 Nov, 7:30pm at Oxford’s Worcester College at the Sultan Nazrin Shah Centre. For more information and to register your attendance, please go to Eventbrite.

2019, March

Mars Colony Prize Hackathon (Mars Society London)

16th – 17th March 2019. London, British Interplanetary Society

Join us for our second major event, encouraging and supporting you to develop designs for a Mars habitat/colony. We want to encourage submissions to the international Mars Society’s contest, with potential for winning one of the prizes if you submit to the contest. Details below.

2019, January

Mars Society UK Inaugural Event – Relaunch

25th January 2019. Oxford, Worcester College

In collaboration with AerOx, the inaugural Mars Society UK event Relaunch is being held in Oxford on 25 January 2019. This is the 15-year anniversary of the successful deployment of NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover-1, Opportunity.

Join us at the Sultan Nazrin Shah Centre at Worcester College, Oxford for an evening of talks, workshops and drinks themed around the opportunities getting humans on Mars will bring.

To celebrate the UK’s contribution to Mars, we have organised a panel of speakers who are going to talk about the opportunities to reach, research, explore, or settle the Red Planet.

Speakers include:

2018, November

Mars Society London Inaugural Event

26 November 2018. London, RocketSpace

Mars Society London is holding its inaugural event on Monday 26 November 2018 at RocketSpace, London. Register and find out more at the Eventbrite page.

Speakers include:

Join us going to Mars.

Upcoming event

CHASM Workshop in October, 2022. See the event page for more.

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