Soichi Noguchi

Dr. Noguchi is a member of space advisory council at the Saudi Space Commis-sion (SSC). He conducted three spacewalks (EVA) as a lead spacewalker (EV1) and became the first Japanese astronaut to perform EVAs on the ISS. He was assigned as the Chief of JAXA Astronaut Group from August 2012 to April 2016. In 2020, he became the first non-American to board SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft (Crew-1). He was the first astronaut in the world to accomplish three different methods of Earth entry (runway, ground, and ocean), and officially certi-fied by Guinness World Records. Received YouTube Creator Award with live per-formance of Chopin from Space.


International Astronautical Congress 2022

18-22 September 2022

Paris, France


International Astronautical Congress 2015

12-16 October 2015

Jerusalem, Israel