IAF Vice-Presidents

VP: GLOBAL MEMBERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

Mohammed Nasser AL AHBABI, United Arab Emirates

Director General, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Space Agency


VP: SCIENCE & ACADEMIC RELATIONS AND GLOBAL NETWORKING FORUM

Gabriella ARRIGO, Italy

Head of International Relations, Italian Space Agency (ASI)


VP: INDUSTRY RELATIONS

Bruce CHESLEY, United States

Senior Director of Strategy, Space and Missile Systems, The Boeing Company


pascale-ehrenfreund_pic

VP: COMMUNICATIONS, PUBLICATIONS AND GLOBAL CONFERENCES

Pascale EHRENFREUND, Austria

Chair of Executive Board, German Aerospace Center (DLR)


VP: HONOURS AND AWARDS

Seishiro KIBE, Japan

Advisor, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)


sergei_krikalev

VP: INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND OUTREACH

Sergey KRIKALEV, Russian Federation

Executive Director for Piloted Spaceflights, ROSCOSMOS


VP: FINANCIAL MATTERS AND IAC EVOLUTION

Clayton MOWRY, United States

VP, Global Sales, Marketing & Customer Experience, Blue Origin


VP: DEVELOPING COUNTRIES AND EMERGING NATIONS

Valanathan MUNSAMI, South Africa

CEO, South African National Space Agency (SANSA)


VP: EDUCATION AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

Minoo RATHNASABAPATHY, United States

Research Engineer, Space Enabled Research Group, MIT


VP: TECHNICAL ACTIVITIES

S. SOMANATH, India

Director of the Liquid Propulsion System Center (LPSC) – Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)


 

VP: AGENCY, PARLIAMENTARIAN AND MINISTERIAL RELATIONS

Johann-Dietrich WOERNER, Germany

Director General, European Space Agency (ESA)


VP: SOCIETIES AND MUSEUMS

Baohua YANG, China

Vice President, Chinese Society of Astronautics (CSA) and China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CAST)


smith_jpg-208x208_4fb078

GENERAL COUNSEL

Lesley Jane SMITH, United Kingdom

Professor, Leuphana University Lüneburg


INCOMING GENERAL COUNSEL

Sergio MARCHISIO, Italy

Full Professor of International Law, Sapienza University of Rome


IAF HONORARY SECRETARY

Geir HOVMORK, Norway

Deputy Director General, Norwegian Space Centre


Kai-Uwe Schrogl

IISL PRESIDENT

Kai-Uwe SCHROGL, Germany

Chief Strategy Officer, European Space Agency (ESA)


IMG_1135

IAA PRESIDENT

Peter JANKOWITSCH, Austria

Former Ambassador and Minister of Foreign Affairs


IAF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Christian FEICHTINGER, Austria

IAF Secretariat


SPECIAL ADVISOR TO THE IAF PRESIDENT (DIVERSITY INITIATIVES)

Mary SNITCH, United States

Senior Staff, Global S&T Organizations, Lockheed Martin