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The fifth edition of the African Space Generation Workshop is taking place this month in Stellenbosch, South Africa.

The African Space Generation Workshop (AF-SGW) is a two-day international event where students and young professionals, aged between 18 and 35, come together to discuss the future of the African Space sector.

2021-11-25T14:21:29+01:00November 25th, 2021|Tags: , , , |

SGAC Announces Five New Directors of the US Board

In 2001, SGAC established a 501c(3) non-profit organization registered in the USA, a separate SGAC entity for supporting SGAC operations in and from the USA. More recently, SGAC has revised and updated its governance structure within the US entity, including the structure of the US Board. The Board of Directors of the US Entity consists of the SGAC Chairs, Harriet Brettle and Anthony Yuen, together with the incoming Class A directors that will support the management of the US Entity. 

2021-11-11T14:40:01+01:00November 10th, 2021|Tags: , , , |

SGAC announces the winners of the African Space Leaders Award for 5th AF-SGW

SGAC is proud to announce the winners of the emerging African space leaders award 2021 who will be sponsored to attend the 5th AF-SGW event on 26-27 November, 2021 to be held in Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa.

2021-11-07T14:12:21+01:00November 7th, 2021|Tags: , |

Chris Boshuizen donates $5000 to SGAC for two scholarships

Chris Boshuizen, now an Operating Partner at DCVC (Data Collective), was a student at the University of Sydney when he received an SGAC scholarship to attend the Space Generation Congress (SGC) 2002 in Houston, Texas.

2021-10-12T17:41:22+02:00October 12th, 2021|Tags: , , , |

WSW Quiz Competition

This year’s World Space Week celebrates the accomplishments and contributions of women to the space sector and sciences. What a great occasion to the Diversity and Gender Equality (Our Giant Leap) Project Group to give the SGAC members the opportunity to win a mentoring session and a feature in the Our Giant Leap magazine to show their thoughts and ideas on the topic of women in space. Through this quiz competition around this theme, the participants will have to combine historic knowledge as well as open-reflections about diversity in the aerospace sector. We hope you will enjoy it!

2021-10-05T13:50:50+02:00October 5th, 2021|Tags: , , , |

Welcome the first SGAC Remote Working Intern, Victor Dennis!

After a very thorough selection process that lasted two months, we are thrilled to announce that the SGAC Selection Committee has chosen Victor Dennis to become the first SGAC Remote Intern, the third full-time employee of SGAC.

2021-09-24T16:34:51+02:00September 24th, 2021|Tags: , , , |
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