ROSCOSMOSChief International Law Counsel

Olga Volynskaya is Chief International Law Counsel of the State Space Corporation “Roscosmos” (Russia). Permanent member of the Russian delegation to the UN COPUOS, its Scientific and Technical and Legal Subcommittees. Holds a PhD in space law (supervisor – Prof. Gennady Zhukov) and a Master degree in EU law of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation (MGIMO). Grant scholar of the President of the Russian Federation for distinctive scientific research and achievement. Author of 32 scientific publications on various issues of space law in the leading Russian and foreign journals in the area of international law, space law and foreign trade. Co-author of the Russian treatise “Space Law” edited by Prof. Gennady Zhukov, published in 2014. Member of the International Institute of Space Law and the Russian Academy of Cosmonautics named after K.E. Tsiolkovsky.


The Global Conference on Space and the Information Society 2016

6-7 June 2016

Geneva, Switzerland