Results for the 2016 European & North, Central, and Caribbean Regional Coordinator Elections
18 July 2016
On 30 June 2016 SGAC held two elections for the Regional Coordinator position: one for Europe and one for the North, Central, and Caribbean (NCAC) region. The votes have been cast and it is with great pleasure that we announce Mr. Matteo Emmanuelli (Italy) has been re-elected as the Regional Coordinator for Europe, and Mr. Juan Gramajo (Guatemala) will be joining as the newly elected NCAC Region.
12 July, 2016
SGAC and the SEPG are teaming up to hold a workshop on Mars Analogue Simulations during the 67th International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico. The workshop will take place on 25 September, 2016 (Sunday) from 10:00h - 17:00h (local time).
Participants will have the opportunity learn about mission operations and procedures, technological challenges, risks and emergencies, human factors in isolation, and performing surface operations with a space suit and food on Mars.
9 July, 2016
The SGAC has released the topics for the 2016 Space Generation Congress working groups. Delegates to the SGC will spend three days discussing topical issues of the space industry in work groups lead by young professionals and subject matter experts. The results of these discussions will then be compiled into a report to be presented to the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, the International Astronautical Congress, and other congresses around the world.