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    Title

    25th Workshop on Small Satellite Programmes at the Service of Developing Countries

    Description

    This workshop is organized jointly by the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA). It shall review the needs that could be satisfied and results achieved by developing nations through using small satellites. National space plans and examples of application results and benefits shall be included. Small satellite programmes in Africa, Middle-East, and Central Asia would be of particular interest to the session. The workshop shall also review the results of international cooperation, technology transfer, lessons learned and the extent to which these efforts have contributed to the space maturity of developing countries.

    Date

    2024-10-15

    Time

    10:15

    Room

    Space Hall 2

    IPC members
    • Co-Chair: Dr. Sias Mostert, Space Commercial Services Holdings (Pty) Ltd, South Africa;

    • Co-Chair: Ms. Nathalie RICARD, United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs, Austria;

    • Co-Chair: Dr. Taiwo Raphael Tejumola, International Space University, France;

    • Rapporteur: Prof. Danielle Wood, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), United States;

    • Rapporteur: Mr. Pierre Molette, France;

    papers

    Order

    Time

    Paper title

    Mode

    Presentation status

    Speaker

    Affiliation

    Country

    1

    10:15

    From Emerging to Sustainable Space Programs in Africa

    10

    Dr. Sias Mostert

    Space Commercial Services Holdings (Pty) Ltd

    South Africa

    2

    10:25

    Strengthening the Philippine space ecosystem through small satellite development and capacity building

    10

    confirmed

    Mr. John Leur Labrador

    Philippine Space Agency

    The Philippines

    3

    10:35

    Space Technology Initiatives in Oman: Innovations, Education, and Global Engagement

    10

    confirmed

    Dr. Muhammad Rizwan Mughal

    Sultan Qaboos University (SQU)

    Oman

    4

    10:45

    OPPORTUNITIES FOR CUBESAT-RELATED CAPACITY-BUILDING UNDER THE UNITED NATIONS ACCESS TO SPACE FOR ALL INITIATIVE: ACHIEVEMENTS IN 2023-2024

    10

    confirmed

    Ms. Mami Sasamura

    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs

    Austria

    5

    10:55

    Nyarkoa CanSat Module: A Cost-Effective Approach to Simulating Space Missions

    10

    confirmed

    Mr. Solomon Appekey

    United Kingdom

    6

    11:05

    How near-equatorial Cubesats could drastically improve weather monitoring and forecast over equatorial/tropical regions.

    10

    confirmed

    Prof. Erick Lansard

    Satellite Research Center, Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

    Singapore, Republic of

    7

    11:15

    Endeavors to support for indigenous satellite projects in emerging countries and encourage new players to entry space sector through open-source activities

    10

    confirmed

    Prof. Tetsuhito Fuse

    Kyushu Institue of Technology

    Japan

    8

    11:25

    Democratizing Space: Conclusion and Lessons Learned from the BIRDS-X APRS Payload Competition.

    10

    confirmed

    Mr. Jorge Rubén Casir Ricaño

    Kyushu Institute of Technology

    Japan

    9

    11:35

    Catalyzing Space Technology Development in Bangladesh: A Space System Engineering Training Initiative

    10

    confirmed

    Ms. Raihana Shams Islam Antara

    BRAC University

    Bangladesh

    10

    11:45

    ASEAN Multination Collaboration Project: Crafting Indigenous Space Program in Malaysia

    10

    confirmed

    Prof. Ir. Dr.Mohamad Huzaimy Jusoh

    Universiti Teknologi MARA (UITM)

    Malaysia

    11

    11:55

    Advancing Space Education: Design, Development, and Testing of a UHF/VHF Subsystem for the APSCO SSS-1 Microsatellite Mission

    10

    withdrawn

    Mr. Noman Subhani

    SUPARCO

    Pakistan

    12

    12:05

    Advances in the capacity building projects for the development of the first nano-satellites and ground stations in Dominican Republic and Panama

    10

    confirmed

    Dr. Paolo Marzioli

    Sapienza University of Rome

    Italy

    13

    12:15

    A Blueprint for Emerging Space Nations: Developing a Cost-Effective 6U CubeSat in Jordan

    10

    Mr. Mohammad Milhim

    Jordan