Press Release

Seminar on the Next Generation’s view on Space for Emerging Countries

By SpaceRef Editor
April 4, 2019
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Dear IAF Community,
The upcoming Global Conference on Space for Emerging Countries – GLEC 2019 to be held from 24 – 26 April 2019 in Marrakech, Morocco will feature on Thursday 25 the GLEC 2019 Seminar on the Next Generation’s view on Space for Emerging Countries.

The Seminar taking place from 14:30 to 16:00 is organized in cooperation with the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC). The event aims to engage Moroccan and African students and young professionals, and provides an opportunity for capacity building and policy input on space applications.

The programme will feature 3 keynote addresses, 5 working group discussions on the topics of :

  • Regional Collaboration on Space Applications, 
  • IoT and Space Applications, 
  • Legal and Policy Challenges of Space Applications, 
  • Technology Development for Socio-Economic Development,
  • Engagement of the Next Generation from Emerging Countries.
At the end will take place a short panel discussion where participants can ask questions.
Moreover, an exclusive keynote will be given remotely by Charles F. Bolden, NASA Former Administrator.
For more information on the programme, click here.

Should you have any questions, please contact

We look forward to seeing you soon in Marrakech for #GLEC2019!

Kind regards,
IAF Secretariat

SpaceRef staff editor.