Academic Outreach Program

Collaborating with students and institutions to drive innovation

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Redefining what’s possible

At Maxar, we stay curious. 

We never stop working to discover the answers to the questions of tomorrow and the solutions for the world’s toughest challenges. By building strong relationships with institutions of higher education, Maxar creates opportunities for students and faculty to use real-world data and technology and collaborate with our team. 

Integrated capabilities that connect Earth and space

Satellites and spacecraft

For communications, exploration and Earth observation

Space robotics

For on-orbit servicing, assembly and manufacturing

Ground systems

For secure, reliable global access

Satellite imagery and data production

Includes product development, management and customer support

Data science and analysis

Includes advanced analytics, AI and machine learning platforms plus geospatial services

Corporate operations

Includes finance, human resources, IT and more

Feature partner programs

Open Data Program

The Maxar Open Data Program releases timely data and analysis to assist in emergency response and recovery efforts.


An open innovation project offering a repository of freely available imagery with co-registered map features.

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