Aimin Niu

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) • Programme Officer

Mr. Aimin Niu is the Programme Officer at the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA). He is in charge of the implementation of projects under the Human Space Technology Initiative (HSTI) of UNOOSA, with particular attention to the United Nations/China Cooperation on the Utilization of the China Space Station (CSS), as well as the United Nations/ESA Cooperation on the Utilization of the Large Diameter Centrifuge (LDC) located at ESTEC/ESA in the Netherlands. With strong support by the Government of China, Mr. Niu initiated the cooperation on opening China Space Station to all Member States of the United Nations, providing physical access to space and bringing benefits of CSS to humankind.

Before he joined the United Nations in 2011, Mr. Niu worked at the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA) for 15 years discharging responsibilities in China’s human space programme planning, software product quality control and international cooperation with rest of the world.

Events

The Global Conference on Space for Emerging Countries 2019

24-26 April 2019

Marrakech, Morocco

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