Global Space Exploration Conference

L'Enfant Plaza Hotel, Washington, DC, USA

OBJECTIVES

The Global Space Exploration Conference to be held in Washington, DC, between 22-24 May 2012 will bring together the global space exploration stakeholder, including senior administrators and exploration managers from the major space agencies, industry, governments, academia and NGO's. Leaders in the field will converge in Washington to present results, exchange ideas, debate roadmaps, and discuss the future opportunities provided by human and robotic space exploration.

The comprehensive programme will include high-level plenary events, keynote lectures and technical sessions that will address plans for space exploration and explore how industry, politics, and law will help shape the future environment for this exciting domain of astronautics.

  • GOLD SPONSOR

    Boeing
  • PLATINUM SPONSOR

    Lockheed
  • BRONZE SPONSOR

    Lockheed
  • PARTICIPATION OF

    Canadian Space Agency
  • PARTICIPATION OF

    CNSA
  • PARTICIPATION OF

    ESA
  • PARTICIPATION OF

    ISRO
  • PARTICIPATION OF

    JAXA
  • PARTICIPATION OF

    NASA
  • PARTICIPATION OF

    Roscosmos
  • PARTNER

    COSPAR
  • PARTNER

    IAA
  • PARTNER

    IISL
  • PARTNER

    ILEWG
  • PARTNER

    ISECG
  • SUPPORTER

    CASI

CO-ORGANIZERS

International Astronautical Federation (IAF)

International Astronautical Federation

Founded in 1951, the International Astronautical Federation is the world’s leading space advocacy body with more than 220 members on six continents including all leading agencies, space companies, societies, associations and institutes worldwide.

Following its theme “A space-faring world cooperating for the benefit of humanity”, the Federation advances knowledge about space, fostering the development and application of space assets by advancing global cooperation.

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

AIAA is the world’s largest technical society dedicated to the global aerospace profession. With more than 35,000 individual members worldwide, and 90 corporate members, AIAA brings together industry, academia, and government to advance engineering and science in aviation, space, and defense.

DEADLINES

Call for Abstracts Deadline
1 December 2011 (14:00 CET)
Notification of Acceptance
20 December 2011
Registration Opening
Early January 2012
Early Registration Deadline
12 Mars 2012
Papers Submission Deadline
3 May 2012
Presentations Submission Deadline
17 May 2012

Platinum Sponsor:

Lockheed Martin

Gold Sponsor:

Boeing Company

Bronze Sponsors:

United Launch Alliance
Battelle
Pisces - Pacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems

Participation of:

Canadian Space Agency China National Space Administration European Space Agency Indian Space Research Organisation Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration Russian Federal Space Agency

Partner organisations:

International Academy of Astronautics International Institute of Space Law Comitee on Space Research International Space Exploration Coordination Group International Lunar Exploration Working Group

Conference Supporters:

Canadian Aeronautics and Space Institute