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With thousands of new satellites in the planning, and with space exploration undergoing a new renaissance, learn how motors designed for the rigors of space and the realities of the marketplace will be key to winning the new space race. Kollmorgen understands the challenges of designing for space and defense applications.​ Join us to learn more about how to create motion systems that are optimized for efficiency, form factor and the thermal dynamics of space.​

You'll learn how to:

  • Incorporate motion into your space-based applications
  • Ensure reliable motor performance in low Earth orbit
  • Maximize torque in the most space-efficient form factor
Motion to Meet Your Mission in Space

About the Presenter(s)

Tom S Wood
Tom S. Wood

Tom S. Wood, a 35+ year veteran in high-performance motion, has integrated motion control solutions as a machine designer, manufacturer’s representative, High-Tech distributor, and as a Kollmorgen Motion Control Product Specialist. He has extensive experience designing next-generation motion systems for the aerospace and defense industry as well as for robotics applications that improve everything from workplace safety to patient mobility. Tom enjoys helping engineers understand how to enhance their projects through frameless technology that delivers high performance in a compact form.

Jeff Coffed
Jeff Coffed

Jeff Coffed is the Global Market Manager for Aerospace and Defense at Kollmorgen and has many years of marketing experience in the high-tech sector for the Aerospace and Defense industry. He has held prominent positions in product development, strategy, research, product marketing, and events for industry leaders like Kollmorgen and L3Harris. At Kollmorgen he is responsible for business development and the execution of go-to-market strategies for Kollmorgen’s innovative motion control solutions within the Aerospace and Defense industry. While at L3Harris he directed marketing strategy and led a team that supported the five business sectors of the company’s Space and Airborne Systems segment.