United Nations / Austria World Space Forum: Access to Space 4 All

Vienna, Austria 18 - 22 November 2019

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MONDAY, 18 November 2019

Mr. Omar-Al Rawi, City of Vienna, Austria
Ms. Gabriela Sellner, Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs, Austria
Mr. Niklas Hedman, UNOOSA
Mr. Andreas Reichhardt, Federal Minister for Transport, Innovation and Technology, Austria

TUESDAY, 19 November 2019

Ms. Margit Mischkulnig, Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology
Mr. Markus Woltran, UNOOSA
Session 1: Space Economy for All
"Moderator: Ms. Veronica Cesco, UNOOSA / Rapporteur: Ms. Felicia Schartner, University of Vienna"
From Why Space to Thinking Space - Mr. John Donehoo, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Space Entrepreneurship: Available Paths to Follow to Begin a Business in the Space Industry - Mr. José Manuel Medina Bosleman, Space Latam
Pneumo Planet Mars Habitat and Moonbase - Mr. Thomas Herzig, Architect
CubeSat-based Low-cost Communications Network and its Utilisation for Capacity Building in Developing Countries - Mr. Takayoshi Fukuyo, National Space Policy Secretariat
Space Ventures Report - Ms. Annalisa Donati, European Space Policy Institute
Data Analysis of and for Space Assets: Roles, Rules and Responsibility - Mr. Christian Unfried, Mr. Valentin Eder, Space Analyses
UK Space Agency International Partnership Programme: Using Space to Achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals - Mr. David Taverner, Caribou Space
Questions & Answers
Session 2: The Benefits of Space for All
"Moderator: Mr. Shirish Ravan, UNOOSA / Rapporteur: Ms. Jainta Chomtoranin, University of Birmingham"
The Future of Lunar Exploration - Mr. David Draper, NASA
Benefits of Space for All: How to Pass the Message and Reach the Users - Ms. Isabelle Duvaux-Bechon, European Space Agency
Creating Tomorrow's Explorers - Space Education: A Teacher's Perspective - Ms. Panagiota Alexandra Fratti, School of Salamina
Student Initiatives and International Collaboration: A Launchbad for Future Space Engineers - Mr. Moritz Novak, Technical University of Vienna
Youth, Education and Inspiring the Scientist of Tomorrow - Ms. Zainab Azim
Space4Women Conference Brazil, 2020 - Ms. Adriana Thomé, Brazil National Institute for Space Research
UNICEF Global CubeSat Youth Challenge - Mr. Dohyung Kim (via Skype), UNICEF
Questions & Answers
"Moderator: Mr. Jorge Del Rio Vera, UNOOSA / Rapporteur: Ms. Funmilola Adebisi Oluwafemi, National Space Research and Development Agency"
Harnessing the Power of AI for All Humankind - Ms. Alison B. Lowndes, Artificial Intelligence DevRel
Using AI and Satellite Data to Address the SDGs - Mr. Simon Jackman, University of Oxford
ML as a Tool for Improved Planetary Stewardship - Mr. James Parr, Trilliam Technologies
Big Data Analysis Tools for Climate Change Assessment and Climate Resilience Support in Developing Countries - Mr. Stefano Natali, SISTEMA GmbH
Supporting SDGs Monitoring and Impact Measurement Using AI on Satellite Imagery - Ms. Angela Corbari, Studiomapp
CopHub.AC - Copernicus Academy Hub: Connecting Experts of Different Application Fields and Sustaining the Innovation Process from Academia to Business - Ms. Barbara Riedler, University of Salzburg
Questions and Answers

WEDNESDAY, 20 November 2019

Session 3: Access to Space for All
"Moderator: Mr. Jorge Del Rio Vera, UNOOSA / Rapporteur: Mr. Michael Friedl, University of Vienna"
Education and Space Technology Enable Access to All - Ms. Iana Grytsenko
Access to Space for All: The Key Role of Capacity Building - Ms. Nunzia Maria Paradiso, Italian Space Agency
The Open Universe Iniatiative: Access to Space for All - Mr. Ulisses Barres de Almeida, Brazilian Center for Physics Research
Small Satellites - Tools for Affordable Access to Space - Mr. Otto Koudelka, Graz University of Technology
Microlaunchers: Launch Solutions for the Increasing Small Satellites Market and New Ways to Access Space - Mr. Miguel Yagües Palaz ón, PLD Space
Access to Space: Dream Chaser and Inflatable Habitat - Mr. Luciano Saccani, Sierra Nevada Corporation
Questions and Answers
"Moderator: Mr. Niklas Hedman, UNOOSA / Rapporteur: Ms. Yukiko Okumura, UNOOSA"
Exploring Space Technologies for Sustainable Development and the Benefits of International Research Collaboration in this Context - Mr. Bob Bell, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Mr. Weixi Gong, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
Space Science and Technology for Advancing Health-related SDGs - Mr. Ramesh Krishnamurthy, World Health Organization (WHO)
Mr. Dominique Delattre, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Using Space Technology for Monitoring of Illicit Crop Cultivation and other Illicit Activities - Ms. Anja Korenblik, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
Putting an End to Nuclear Explosions through Science - Mr. Martin Kalinowski, Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO)
UNOOSA and Space Based Solutions in the UN System - Mr. Luc St-Pierre, UNOOSA
Session 4: Secure Space Environment for All
"Moderator: Ms. Romana Kofler, UNOOSA / Rapporteur: Ms. Cordula Steinkogler, University of Vienna"
Space Object Tracking: Creating a Secure and Sustainable Space Environment - Mr. Stewart Bain, NorthStar Earth & Space
Towards Global Space Sustainability - Astroscale's Vision for Active Debris Removal Services - Mr. Jason Forshaw, Astroscale
Vega In Orbit Services and Solutions - Focus on Debris Removal - Mr. Angelo Fontana, Avio SpA
The Unifying Power of Space Debris: Using Collaborative Action Tools to Address the Clutter in our Skies - Ms. Kimberly Macharia, ConsenSys
Regulating New Space and Risk: Are Autonomous Systems Also Sustainable - Mr. Thomas Mützelburg on behalf of Ms. Lesley Jane Smith, Leuphana University Lueneburg
International Space Reference Architecture - Mr. Nathaniel Dailey, MITRE
Questions and Answers
Poster Session

THURSDAY, 21 November 2019

Keynote Presentation
Ms. Simonetta Di Pippo, Director, UNOOSA
Panel I: Space Economy
"Moderator: Mr. Ian Freeman, UNOOSA / Rapporteur: Mr. Koloman Roiger-Simek, University of Vienna"
How to Make Business with Space Services in the Area of Earth Observation - Mr. Christian Hoffmann, Geoville
Mr. Roberto Cossu, European Space Agency
Mr. Guillaume Prigent, Centre national d'études spatiales
Ms. Jenni Tapio, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment of Finland
Mr. William Ricard, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Mr. Emil Tsenov, Enpulsion
Panel II: Space Society
"Moderator: Mr. Sebastien Moranta, European Space Policy Institute / Rapporteur: Ms. Panagiota Alexandra Fratti, School of Salamina"
Space and Society - Mr. Roberto Cossu on behalf of Mr. Mark Doherty, European Space Agency
Ms. Dominque Tilmans, EURISY
Mr. Andreas Bauer, Ars Electronica Center
Ms. Clémentine Decoopman, Space Generation Advisory Council
Mr. Joachim Post, DLR
Ms. Jolanda van Eijndthoven, European Commission

FRIDAY, 22 November 2019

Panel III: Space Accessibility
"Moderator: Mr. Andreas Geisler, Austrian Research Promotion Agency / Rapporteur: Mr. Tatsat Thakore, Indian Space Research Organisation"
Mr. H.E. Ogbonnaya Onu, Ministry of Science and Technology, Federal Government of Nigeria
Mr. Richard Buenneka, U.S. Department of State
Ms. Irmgard Marboe, University of Vienna
Mr. Tim Flohrer, European Space Agency
Addressing Space Traffic Management at Multinational, National and Industry Levels - Mr. Daniel Oltrogge, Center for Space Standards and Innovation
Mr. Liang He, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, China
Panel IV: Space Diplomacy
"Moderator: Mr. Niklas Hedman, UNOOSA / Rapporteur: Mr. Scott Ritter, UNOOSA"
Mr. Jean-Jacque Tortora, European Space Policy Institute
Mr. David James Edmondson, U.K. Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Mr. Andre Rypl, Brazil, Chair COPUOS
Mr. Xu Yansong, Asia-Pacific Space Cooperation Organization
Mr. Niccolò Invidia, Italian Parliament Representative
Mr. Andrzej Misztal, Poland, Chair LSC
Concluding Remarks
Ms. Margit Mischkulnig, Head of Department of Space Affairs, Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology
Ms. Simonetta Di Pippo, Director, UNOOSA
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