News Mails - 2020
APRSAF Online 2020 will be held on November 19
We are pleased to announce that "APRSAF Online 2020" will be held on November 19, 2020, under the theme "Sharing Space Visions Beyond Distance."
APRSAF Online 2020 is jointly organized by APRSAF ExCom member organizations, Singapore Space and Technology Ltd.(SSTL), the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan(MEXT), the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency(JAXA), the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology(VAST), and the National Institute of Aeronautics and Space (LAPAN).
The COVID-19 pandemic has given the space community an opportunity to rethink the sustainability of our space activities, and reconsider how space technology could contribute to current social issues. Under this situation, APRSAF expects to play an important role in providing a platform among diverse players in the Asia-Pacific region to share their visions on current and future space activities, and to confirm the significance of regional space cooperation for responding effectively to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The program includes heads of space agencies session and a panel session on sustainable space activity with diverse players including space industries as well as the country reports and APRSAF activities reports.
APRSAF Online 2020 will be open to the public, registration will open on October 1 for free, and we welcome the participation of diverse players not only from the space community, but from other communities, including regions other than the Asia-Pacific area.
Please refer to the first announcement on our website for the details:
- Calling for Virtual Side Event started!
- Calling for Sponsorship started!
- Voting for Poster Contest will start from October 23
We welcome your updates on space-related activities and also your comments and suggestions to the APRSAF secretariat.
c/o Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
Ochanomizu Sola City, 4-6 Kandasurugadai, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo 101-8008 Japan