NB The UN/IAF Workshop has been postponed to IAC 2018 in Bremen.





At the IAC 2017 there will be for the first time an IAC Highlight Video Competition!

This is the opportunity for IAC Delegates to tell us how was their IAC: who did you meet? which events did you like the most?

Using the Hashtag #MYIAC2017 participants must publish on Facebook their IAC 2017 Highlight video of max 3 minutes on Thursday 28th at 1pm (13h) Adelaide time (ACST).

The most liked video by Friday 29th at 1pm (13h) Adelaide time (ACST) will be shown during the #IAC2017 Closing Ceremony – the Winner will also receive a goody bag.


Space Generation Congress (SGC) 2017

University of Adelaide

21 – 23 September 2017

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Cross Cultural Communications and Presentation Workshop

Sunday, 24 September 2017

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8th International Meeting for Members of Parliaments “Space entrepreneurship and socioeconomic benefits”

Sunday 24 September, 09:30-17:00

Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, Foyer M



IAC Hosts Summit (Fifth Session)

Sunday 24 September, 09:00-13:00

Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, Riverbank Room 3


ESA VIP Luncheon (Upon Invitation Only)

Monday 25 September 2017, 12:15 – 13:30
Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, Foyer E




Welcome reception

Monday 25 September 2017, 19:30 – 22:00
Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, Exhibition Hall
Join Congress participants and partners for drinks, refreshments and networking. Held within the Exhibition Hall at the Adelaide Convention Centre, guests will delight with the wonderful food and drinks on offer and have the opportunity to unwind after the first official day of the Congress.


SIAA Industry Breakfast (Upon Invitation Only)

Tuesday 26 September 2017, 07:00 – 08:30
Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, Foyer E







Boeing Industry Luncheon (upon invitation only)

Tuesday 26 September 2017, 12:30 – 13: 30

Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, Foyer E


Airbus – Here’s to the Fascinations of Space Exploration – at IAC 2017

Tuesday 26 September 2017, from 17.00

Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, Airbus booth.

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“Beginning of Space Era”: a commemorative event dedicated to the 60th Anniversary of the first artificial satellite launch

Tuesday 26 September 2017, 17:15-17:45

Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, Panorama suite

During this event Mr. Igor Komarov, the Director-General of the State Space Corporation “ROSCOSMOS”, will make an address, demonstration of a short movie dedicated to Sputnik-1, presentation of the Moon exploration programme and of an amazing project “Space in 360 degrees” are also planned. The event will be moderated by Mr. Igor Burenkov, PR EO of the ROSCOSMOS.


Young Professional Networking Event (Restricted to Young Professionals)

Tuesday 26 September 2017, 19:00 – 21:00 and Wednesday 27 September 2017, 19:30 -21:00
Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, Hall M & Foyer M



ISEB Networking Event (upon invitation only)

Tuesday 26 September 2017, 19:00 – 21:00
Location: South Australian Museum



German Night Reception (upon invitation only)

Tuesday 26 September 2017, 19:00 – 22:00
Location: Adelaide Oval – Audi Stadium Club (John Halbert Room)




New Space & Innovation Session

Wednesday 27th September 2017, 14:00 – 17:00
Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, West Building, Lower Level One, Riverbank Room 6
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IAF IDEA “3G” Diversity Events

Wednesday 27 and Thursday 28 September 2017

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 IISL Dinner (for registered guests only)

Thursday 28 September 2017, 19:00 – 22:30
Location: State Library of South Australia






Gala Dinner

Friday 29 September 2017, 18:30 – 22:00
Location: Adelaide Oval – War Memorial Drive, William Magarey Room (enter via South gate)
The Congress Dinner will be a night of sophistication and elegance. Held in the stunning William Magarey Room at the Adelaide Oval, guests will enjoy the carefully selected food and wine options whilst celebrating the successes of the 2017 Congress. This will be the last social event of the Congress and a night not to be missed.
The ticket will cost $140 per person. Tickets can be bought at the registration desk in Foyer G.


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