SGAC is pleased to announce the appointments of the new NPoCs for the first half of 2020.
The Space Generation Leadership Award facilitates the attendance of international delegates who bring unique and insightful first-hand perspectives to the Space Generation Congress. It selects top international applicants to attend the 19th Space Generation Congress (8-10 October 2020) and the 71st International Astronautical Congress (IAC) (12 – 16 October, 2020) held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
My term as Chair of SGAC has come to an end and as I prepare to transition into an advisory role, I would like to share with you a few thoughts about how SGAC has changed in the last couple of years and the challenges that lie ahead.
SGAC election for a new Co-Chairperson in 2020 has been completed and we are pleased to welcome Harriet Kate Brettle (United Kingdom) as the new Co-Chair of SGAC.
SGAC is proud to announce the following appointments to our team after the latest round of vacancy applications.
The Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC), the Future Space Leaders Foundation (FSLF), SATELLITE, organizers of the SGx2020, have joined forces with Space & Satellite Professionals Internationals (SSPI) and brought one person to attend the SGx2020 on March 9, providing complimentary entrance to SATELLITE on March 10 and an invitation to the SSPI Space & Satellite Hall of Fame Celebration at SATELLITE. SGx and SSPI activities during SATELLITE are hosted in Washington, DC, USA, on 9-10 March 2020.
SGAC has partnered with SEDS USA to bring 1 student to attend the 9th Space Generation Fusion Forum (March 28 – 30) and the first day of the 36th Space Symposium (March 30) in Colorado Springs, USA. Congratulations to Victoria Fethke!
After a very thorough selection process that lasted two months, the Selection Committee has chosen Davide Petrillo to become the Deputy Executive Director (DED) of SGAC.
SGAC is pleased to announce Mehak Sarang as the winner of the SGFF 2020 Malisetti Foundation Scholarship. As recipient of the scholarship, Mehak will attend the 9th Space Generation Fusion Forum (March 28 – 30) and potentially the 36th Space Symposium (March 30 – April 2) in Colorado Springs, USA.
The Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) is closely monitoring the evolution of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). SGAC is preparing for potential eventualities that may arise from hosting SGAC events around the globe in the next few months. As part of this preparation, SGAC is taking active measures and precautionary actions to protect the safety of our staff, volunteers, members and event attendees against the COVID-19 threats.