William CROWE

High Earth Orbit Robotics • CEO

William co-founded High Earth Orbit Robotics, a company with a vision to prospect and utilise asteroid resources and an immediate goal of using the same technology to inspect and resolve anomalies on satellites. His company counts the Australian Air Force as a customer. He has a PhD in Aerospace Engineering from UNSW Sydney, where his research focussed on using swarms of spacecraft to characterise asteroids. He won several international awards for his research, including the SGAC’s “Move an Asteroid” scholarship for his work using small spacecraft in Earth orbit to intercept asteroids as they pass through the Earth-Moon system.


International Astronautical Congress 2019

21-25 October 2019

Washington, United States