Global Space Exploration Conference

L'Enfant Plaza Hotel, Washington, DC, USA

Plenary & Keynote

Speakers


Heads of Space Agencies - Global Space Exploration Dialog

This roundtable dialog will bring together international space agency leaders for a candid discussion on the future of space exploration initiatives in the global community.

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  • Moderator : Dickman Robert

Perspectives on Exploration

Speakers will give their perspectives on the current state of affairs related to exploration including capabilities, destinations, timing, and the ISECG exploration pathways.

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  • Moderator : Laurini Kathy

Keynote Lecture Topics : Mars Exploration

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  • Introduction : Abdalati Waleed

Capabilities for human exploration

This session will provide insight into the current thinking with regard to architectural elements and technical capabilities necessary to get beyond LEO. Representatives from international government agencies, industrial partners, and commercial providers will share their current ideas for future missions with an emphasis on capabilities we have/can realize, partnerships and the technology developments necessary to develop future capabilities.

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  • Moderator : Berger Brian

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Human and Robotic Exploration: a COSPAR perspective

This panel will provide a perspective on human and robotic space exploration from the point of view of prominent planetary scientists. What are the priorities? What are the roles? How can we strengthen the partnership between human and robotic exploration in order to address the major science questions, from a COSPAR perspective.

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  • Moderator : Ehrenfreund Pascale (Prof.)

Keynote Lecture Topics : Exploring the Moon and Asteroids: A Synergistic Approach

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  • Introduction : Shannon John

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Enabling a Political Consensus

Each will give their perspectives on how/when we achieve and maintain the necessary political consensus to pursue global exploration initiatives which are becoming more and more complex over time.

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  • Moderator : Hoffman Jeffrey (Prof.)

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