12 February 2017
SGAC held an election in the Africa region for the Africa Regional Coordinator position. It is our pleasure to announce that Mr. Oniosun Temidayo Isaiah (Nigeria) have been elected for the position. We would like to thank outgoing Regional Coordinator, Suki Sule (Nigeria), for his services to the organisation during his term.
9 February, 2017
One of the main missions of SGAC is to facilitate access to the world's major space conferences for young professionals and students. The Global Grants Programme is now seeing its sixth edition, enabling four outstanding SGAC members to attend the 6th Space Generation Fusion Forum and the 33rd Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA.
8 February 2017
SGAC is proud to announce three new opportunities to support SGAC members to attend upcoming events in 2017:
- The SGAC-GSA – New Navigation Horizons Scholarship will support a European student or young professional to attend the Space Generation Fusion Forum 2017 in Colorado Springs
- The Canadian Space Agency's student participation initiative for the International Astronautical Congress will provide support for Canadian students to attend the Space Generation Congress 2017 in Adelaide
- The Italian Space Agency (ASI), in collaboration with the Space Generation Advisory Council, promotes and sustains the participation of university students and PhD candidates enrolled in Italian universities in the 16th Space Generation Congress (SGC) and the 68th International Astronautical Congress (IAC) through the ASI-SGAC Grant 2017.
For more information and to apply, please follow the links above.
2 February 2017
SGAC has opened several volunteer position to support the activities of our project group and executive office. These include:
For more information and to apply, please visit the vacancy notices linked above. New opportunities are regularly posted in the vacancies section of our website.
28 January, 2017
SGAC Chair, Stephanie Wan (USA), makes the 2017 State of SGAC Address, in which she shares her personal story, talks about the organisation, plans for the continued growth of SGAC, and future plans.
12 January 2017
SGAC is proud to announce the appointments of Mitchell Scher as the Strategic Partnerships Coordinator and Florian Ruhhammer as Deputy Manager for Space Generation Congress 2017, as part of our global team of volunteers.
1 January 2017
As the term of SGAC Chair, Stephanie Wan (USA), is slowly coming to an end, SGAC is excited to announce that nominations are now open for a new Co-Chairperson. The new Co-Chair will work alongside Ali Nasseri (Canada/Iran) and the Executive Committee to shape the future of SGAC. For more information and to apply, please refer to the vacancy notice.
Deadline for Applications: 1 March 2017
30 December 2016
SGAC is proud to release the report of the 5th Space Generation Fusion Forum, held in conjunction with the 32nd Space Symposium in April 2016 in Colorado Springs. The report is accessible here.
For information about the next edition of this event, please refer to the Space Generation Fusion Forum 2017 page.