Technical programme

The GLEX 2021 International Programme Committee (IPC) is pleased to announce the opening of the Call for Abstracts which will address a wide diversity of topics defined by 12 thematic tracks. The abstract submission portal will be opened from 26 October 2020 to 29 January 2021, to allow authors to submit new abstracts for consideration. Authors whose content may have evolved in the period of the delay from 2020 to 2021 will also have the opportunity to update their abstracts, subject to maintaining the essential theme of the presentation and relevance to the topic in which they have already been initially scheduled for GLEX 2020. Abstracts should be written in English and submitted on the IAF restricted area at to one of the following tracks:

  1. International Cooperation for Space Exploration
  2. Lunar Exploration
  3. Mars Exploration
  4. Exploration of Near-Earth Asteroids
  5. Exploration of Other Destinations
  6. Space Transportation
  7. Key Technologies
  8. Challenges of Life Support/Medical Support for Human Missions
  9. Space Stations
  10. Space Resources
  11. Ground-Based Preparatory Activities
  12. Transcending Societal Issues for Space Exploration

Important Dates:

  • Call for Abstracts opens – 26 October 2020
  • Call for Abstracts closes – 29 January 2021
  • Conference dates – 14 to 18 June 2021