Catalyst Campus is a collaborative community continually engaged in education, career development, and job growth while engaging the resources from the diversity of our members.  We are a community of industry, education, and independent entrepreneurs working across government, civil, and commercial technology sectors focused on the advancement of our technology community. Together the Catalyst team and our members work to foster a collaborative environment in downtown Colorado Springs where community partnerships guide a process in which industry inspires an educational experience. Using our unique space and resources, members are able to connect, create, share and scale. Catalyst Campus is a place for inventors, venture capitalists, community activists, designers, engineers and policy makers, working together to tackle our world’s challenges. The Catalyst Campus concept will bind four community groups together to form a collaborative environment that fosters community growth.  These groups include:

  1. Those seeking career advancement through targeted training and education
  2. Entrepreneurs seeking a platform to launch a new business
  3. Industry partners seeking to foster and benefit from technology innovation and business partnerships unavailable elsewhere in the marke
  4. Community leaders and organizations with a bent towards increasing business growth through partnership.
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AFCEA International, established in 1946, is a non-profit membership association serving the military, government, industry, and academia as an ethical forum for advancing professional knowledge and relationships in the fields of communications, IT, intelligence, and global security.

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Since 1963, members from a single professional society have achieved virtually every milestone in modern American flight. That society is the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. AIAA advances the state of aerospace science, engineering, and technological leadership. For more than 70 years, AIAA has been the principal society of the aerospace engineer and scientist.

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NDIA provides its members and customers broad outreach and sector coverage through its chapters, technical, policy, and war-fighting divisions, and the complimentary missions of its affiliate subsidiaries of: The National Training and Simulation Association (NTSA) – training and simulation systems; Association for Enterprise Integration (AFEI) – network centric operations and transformational business integration; Precision Strike Association (PSA) – precision engagement weapon systems; and and Women In Defense (WID) – workforce professional development.

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Formed in 1954, the American Astronautical Society (AAS) is a premier independent scientific and technical group in the United States exclusively dedicated to the advancement of space science and exploration. They strongly support NASA’s Vision for Space Exploration, and are members of the Coalition for Space Exploration and the Space Exploration Alliance. They are also committed to strengthening the global space program through cooperation with international space organizations.

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Chapter Goals: Educate the greater Colorado Springs community on the benefits of a strong Air Force; maintain a strong relationship with our community partners to promote cooperations within the military-industrial team; and support, promote and recognize the contributions of Air Force men and women and their families.