Select Sub-Committee on Satellite Commercial Applications (2018-2021)

The Select Sub-Committee on Satellite Commercial Applications (hereinafter referred to as the Committee) is hereby created for the purpose of promoting satellite commercial applications, their utilization and the benefits for related industries and their customers globally.


The Sub-Committee will be responsible for fostering discussions, facilitating the exchange of ideas, and establishing business collaborations in the field of satellite commercial applications. Within the IAF framework, the Sub-Committee will keep close contact with and coordinate with the IAF Committee on Integrated Applications (TC18, session B4), Earth Observations Committee (TC02, session B1.5), Space Communications and Navigation Committee  (TC 22) and  Space Exploration Committee to call for papers and select paper abstracts for the IAC; organize technical sessions or plenary; and implement other IAC programs during IAC. Initial work shall be to establish a B5.3 section of the IAC program dedicated to research within the purview of the Sub-Committee. Outside the framework the Sub-Committee will organize workshops, symposia, forums and conferences on trends, tendencies and hot topics of management of and methods for satellite commercial applications.


Committee Members


Horack, John
Yu, Dengyun


Guo, Jianping
Rotteveel, Jeroen
Wang, Yiran
Zaccheo, Nicola


Zhang, Yao


Braun, Hans Martin
Court, Andy
Engelen, Steven
Hognes, Ove
Lee, Steve
Lin, Mo
Malloy, Sam
Xue, Iijun
Zhang, Xiaomin
Zhou, Dachuang
Zhu, Linqi


Arnaud, Michel
Feichtinger, Christian
Hoogenboom, Peter
Laufer, Rene
Li Ming

Committee Members