Impact of Satellite Constellations on Astronomy and Society: a Multi-disciplinary Approach
Room: Sheikh Rashid B
This special session will address the impacts of the commercial uses of space on astronomy and the night sky. Following a set of interdisciplinary short speeches, participants will discuss the possible coordination between the stakeholders involved, and balance the conflicting interests at stake. The session gives the opportunity to any stakeholder to share its knowledge and ideas but also to get help on the challenges raised by satellite constellations.
Assistant Contracts Officer, ARTES Programme / European Space Agency (Modis)
Executive Director, International Lunar Exploration Working Group (ILEWG), EuroMoonMars, Chair IAF ITACCUS Committee
Implementation Support Officer, Global Expert Group on Sustainable Lunar Activities (GEGSLA)
Assistant Professor and Deputy Director of the International Institute of Air and Space Law (IIASL), Leiden University
Doctoral Researcher, SES Chair, University of Luxembourg