David Kendall

United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (UNCOPUOS) • Former Chair

Dr. Kendall is the past Chair of the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (2016-2017). During his career he has held senior positions with the Canadian Space Agency including as the Director General of Space Science and Space Science and Technology. He is also a faculty member of the International Space University based in Strasbourg, France and a founding member of the Outer Space Institute.

He holds an undergraduate degree in physics from the University of Swansea, UK, and masters and doctoral degrees from the University of Calgary in atmospheric physics.

In 2002, Dr. Kendall was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Medal in recognition of his significant contributions and achievement to Canada.

Events

International Astronautical Congress 2019

21-25 October 2019

Washington, United States of America

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The Global Conference on Space for Emerging Countries 2019

24-26 April 2019

Marrakech, Morocco

Participation:

International Astronautical Congress 2016

26-30 September 2016

Guadalajara, Mexico

Participation: