SGAC-IAF Seminar: Space Applications

Date: Monday 21 May 2018
Time: 08:00 – 14:00
Venue: Radisson Montevideo Victoria Plaza Hotel Plaza

The inaugural SGAC-IAF Seminar: Space Applications is a half-day event for university students and young professionals in the South-American region which will be held on the 21 May 2018 in Montevideo, Uruguay.

The SGAC-IAF Seminar: Space Applications will be held in conjunction with the Global Space Application Conference 2018 (GLAC 2018) organised by the International Astronautical Federation on 21-23 May 2018 in Montevideo, Uruguay.

The aim of the event is to engage with the Uruguay and South American students and young professionals and provide an opportunity for capacity building and policy input on space applications.

The event will be followed by a joint SGAC-IAF IDEA networking lunch.

Programme

Introduction and Welcome Remarks

8:30 - 8:45

Jean-Yves LE GALL

Former President, Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES)

France

Victoria ALONSOPEREZ

Founder and CEO, Chipsafer

Singapore

Keynote 1 on Space Applications

8:45 - 9:00

Gunter SCHREIER

Head Business Development – Deputy Director, Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e.V. (DLR)

Germany

Keynote 2 on Space Applications

9:00 - 9:15

Christina GIANNOPAPA

CLIODN Chair, IAF

Keynote 3 on Space Applications

9:15 - 9:30

John M. HORACK

Vice President for Space Systems, Teledyne Brown Engineering

United States of America

Keynote 4 on Space Applications

9:30 - 9:45

Pascale EHRENFREUND

Research Professor, Space Policy Institute, George Washington University

Austria

Group Work Introduction

9:45 - 10:00

Group 1: IoT and Space Applications

10:00 - 12:30

Victoria ALONSOPEREZ

Research Professor, Space Policy Institute, George Washington University, Chipsafer

Singapore

Group 2: Legal and Policy Challenges of Space Applications

Krystal WILSON

Director of Space Applications Programs, Secure World Foundation

Group 3:Technology Development and Space Applications

Beatrice BARRESI

Researcher, European Space Agency (ESA)

Group 4:Regional Collaboration in Space Applications

Nicolas PETER

Exploration Strategy Officer, European Space Agency (ESA)

Germany

Recap of Group Work

One representative per working group

12:30 - 12:50

Closing Remarks

12:50 - 13:00

Victoria ALONSOPEREZ

Exploration Strategy Officer, European Space Agency (ESA), Chipsafer

Singapore

SGAC/IAF “3G” IDEA Networking Lunch

13:00 - 14:00

See you in Montevideo!

Supported by

the electric factory
Uruguay Natural

Endorsed by

De interés ANII

Sponsors

Chivas

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