NGOs: Events

Space Economy Symposium

Will be a half-day meeting (March 13, 2009) at the Dept of Commerce of industry, government and entrepreneurs reviewing issues related to the importance of space commerce for U.S. competitiveness in the global marketplace.

Symposium on Solar Energy from Space | SPACE Canada

SPACE (Solar Power Alternative for Clean Energy) Canada is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of solar energy from space; an abundant and sustainable source of safe, affordable clean energy for the world. They are holding an international symposium on solar power satellites from September 8-10, 2009 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. John Mankins and Dr. Nobu Kaya, co-chairs of a recent IAA (International Academy of Astronautics) Study have committed to holding a two-day technical session in conjunction with SPACE Canada’s symposium where the conclusions of the IAA Study on solar energy from space will be presented. Approximately 100 technical papers are expected to be presented in concurrent workshops. SPACE Canada will host a one-day international policy forum following the technical session of the IAA.