In alignment with our vision to employ the creativity and vigour of the youth, SGAC is proud to announce more than 27 newly selected members of our organisation. We are an ever expanding organisation with 15,000 plus members coming from 150 countries and we strongly believe the diversity in our organisation sends a strong voice to the Space Industry.
SGAC held elections in December 2019 to elect the next Regional Coordinators (RC) in the Asia-Pacific Region. We are happy to announce the selection of Kenta Watanabe (Japan) and Bernadette Detera (Philippines) as the new Regional Coordinators for Asia-Pacific. Detailed election results and the profile of the applicants follow. We would like to take this opportunity to thank the former [...]
In 2018, SGAC decided to create a new award to recognize those who truly go above and beyond in their work for our organization. The award was named “Pioneer” to reflect the innovative and adventurous spirit of SGAC, and the recipients are those select few who personify the values of our organization and have consistently gone above and beyond in fulfilling our mission. In 2019, three exceptional members received this distinction in recognition of their dedication and contribution to SGAC over the past few years and months.
SGAC held elections in December 2019 to elect the next Regional Coordinators (RC) in North America, Central, And Carribean (NCAC) Region. We are happy to announce the selection of Elizabeth Barrios (USA) as the new Regional Coordinators for NCAC. Detailed election results and the profile of the applicants follow. We would like to take this opportunity to thank the former Regional Coordinator, Kavya Manyapu (USA), for their service in this role.
Based on the success of the previous Middle East Space Generation Workshops (ME-SGW), SGAC will organise the 2nd Middle East Space Generation Workshop in 2020. We are looking for the perfect place for this event. Deadline for Application: 1 February 2020
The objective of the SGAC Member Survey 2019 is to gain more meaningful insights into the SGAC network. You have time to fill it in until January 31st.
Based on the success of the previous Asia-Pacific Space Generation Workshops (AP-SGW), SGAC will organise the 7th Asia-Pacific Space Generation Workshop in 2020 and is opening a call for bids to host the AP-SGW.
SGx2020: a series of fast-paced TEDx-style inspirational talks from aerospace innovators and leaders
Washington D.C.- In partnership with Future Space Leaders Foundation (FSLF) and SATELLITE 2020, SGAC will host its fifth SGx on March 9, 2020, during the SATELLITE Conference and Exhibition. SGx2020 is a technology-focused event that will bring together young professionals, industry experts, and government leaders to discuss pressing issues and innovative ideas in an exciting way. Adding to the excitement, Cas Anvar, from The Expanse, a sci-fi series currently broadcasting on Amazon Prime Video will serve as the emcee for SGx.
SGAC is pleased to announce that Matteo Cappella has been selected as the first ever SGAC Operations Manager, the second full-time employee of SGAC. After having announced and approved the creation of the position of Operations Manager, SGAC launched an open call and recruitment round to find the best candidate to support the organization’s activities. Among all the candidates, Matteo Cappella – already supporting SGAC as Consultant – emerged as the clear choice to fill in this significant role.
Based on the success of previous African Space Generation Workshops (AF-SGW), SGAC will organise the 4th African Space Generation Workshop in 2020.