Welcome to the IAF MEDIA CENTRE

We connect, inform, inspire, engage, and empower.
This session is intended for journalists, media professionals and space lovers. Here you will find our latest press releases which we distribute to our media contacts, press conference events, photos, videos and social media activities.

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Press releases

IAF official statements, information, and announcements.

Save the Date for the IAF Global Conference on Space for Emerging Countries – GLEC 2022

December 16, 2021

Once again, the World’s Largest Space Congress – IAC 2021 – Kept its Promise

October 29, 2021

Azercosmos and IAF sign the official contract for hosting the International Astronautical Congress in Baku in 2023

September 17, 2021

Press conferences

The IAF regularly organizes press conferences to officially distribute information, answer questions from the media, and make announcements from the IAF or from IAF Members.


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GLEX 2021


GLEX 2021 Exhibition



All IAF video materials. Contact for any support or need of footages.

IAC 2021 Highlights!


GLEX 2021 highlight video


Social Media

Join the IAF social media world. No matter your location, be part of the conversation @iafastro. Reach the greatest online space community, nurture the dialogue and engage with your peers.

The IAF App

The importance of mobile phones in our everyday life and activities is undeniable. Through the development of the IAF mobile application (IAF App), the IAF is now able to connect with all of you more easily and faster.

IAF Artistic Services

The IAF partners up with a team of professional graphic recorders who live draw IAF events and, by combining the skills of a note-taker and an artist, visually represent information communicated orally.

IAF IDEA “3G” Diversity Breakfast


Highlight Lecture 1: MARSIS: The Successful Search for Liquid Water on Mars


Plenary 3: The Long-Term Sustainability of Outer Space: Advancing the Space Economy and Sustaining Space Industry Through Solutions to Space Security Issue


Plenary 4: Inspiring by Leading: Building and Sustaining the Global Space Workforce for the Future