The inaugural SGAC-IAF Seminar: Space Applications is a half-day event for university students and young professionals in the South-American region which will be held on the 21 May 2018  in Montevideo, Uruguay.

The SGAC-IAF Seminar: Space Applications will be held in conjunction with the Global Space Application Conference 2018 (GLAC 2018) organised by the International Astronautical Federation on 21-23 May 2018 in Montevideo, Uruguay.

The aim of the event is to engage with the Uruguay and South American students and young professionals and  provide an opportunity for capacity building and policy input on space applications.

The event will be followed by a joint SGAC-IAF IDEA networking lunch.

 

ProgramME

StartEndSessionModerator/Speaker
8:008:30Registration
8:308:45Introduction and Welcome RemarksVictoria Alonsopérez

Digital Innovation Lead
Airbus Defence and Space
Uruguay

Jean-Yves Le Gall  

President
Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES)
France
8:459:00Keynote 1 on Space ApplicationsGunter Schreier

Head Business Development – Deputy Director
German Remote Sensig Data Center (DFD)
German Aerospace Center (DLR)
Germany
9:009:15Keynote 2 on Space ApplicationsChristina Giannopapa

Head of Political Affairs Office
European Space Agency (ESA)
France
9:159:30Keynote 3 on Space ApplicationsJohn Horack

Professor and Neil Armstrong Chair
The Ohio State University – College of Engineering
United States
9:309:45Keynote 4 on Space ApplicationsPascale Ehrenfreund

Chair of Executive Board

German Aerospace Center (DLR)

Germany

9:4510:00Group Work IntroductionTBD
10:0012:30Group 1: IoT and Space ApplicationsVictoria Alonsopérez

Digital Innovation Lead
Airbus Defence and Space

Uruguay

Group 2: Legal and Policy Challenges of Space ApplicationsKrystal Wilson

Director of Space Applications  Programs
Secure World Foundation
United States
Group 3:Technology Development and Space ApplicationsBeatrice Barresi

Applications Engineer
European Space Agency (ESA)

United Kingdom

Group 4:Regional Collaboration in Space ApplicationsNicolas Peter 

Head of International Relations

German Aerospace Center (DLR)

Germany

12:3012:50Recap of Group WorkOne representative per working group
12:5013:00Closing RemarksVictoria Alonsopérez

Digital Innovation Lead
Airbus Defense and Space

Uruguay

13:0014:00SGAC/IAF “3G” IDEA Networking Lunch

See you in Montevideo!

DETAILS

Date: Monday 21 May 2018

Time: 08:00 – 14:00

Venue: Radisson Montevideo Victoria Plaza Hotel Plaza

 

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