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UN/China Cooperation on the Utilisation of the CSS initiative

In May 2018, the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and the Chinese Manned Space Agency (CMSA) announced a call for projects, open to all countries of the United Nations, to be flown aboard the Chinese Space Station in 2022. In total, 42 projects were presented from 27 different countries. From that, 17 were shortlisted at the beginning of 2019 and finally, last Wednesday during the general session of the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, a list of the final 9 selected projects was disclosed; one of these selected projects was presented by six SGAC members from Peru, Colombia and Spain, in the Peruvian and the Spanish chapters of The Mars Society.

2019-06-17T08:38:01+00:00June 17th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

Announcement of ispace Scholarship 2019 for E-SGW 2019

SGAC announces the winner of the iSpace Scholarship for E-SGW 2019 SGAC and the ispace are proud to announce that Melissa Mirino will be sponsored to attend the 4th E-SGW 2019 event in London, UK. The award from the ispace will partially cover the expenses up to a maximum amount of 300 EUR incurred to attend E-SGW (round [...]

2019-06-13T10:36:29+00:00June 3rd, 2019|Tags: |

Announcement of the Merck Scholarship for E-SGW 2019

SGAC announces the winner of the Merck Scholarship for E-SGW 2019. SGAC and the Merck are proud to announce that Zainab Mavani will be sponsored to attend the 4th E-SGW 2019 event in London, UK.   The award from Merck will partially cover the expenses up to a maximum amount of 300 EUR incurred to attend E-SGW (round [...]

2019-06-03T08:27:54+00:00June 3rd, 2019|Tags: , |

Announcement of European Space Leaders Award 2019 for E-SGW 2019

SGAC announces the winner of the European Space Leaders Award for E-SGW 2019 SGAC is proud to announce the winners of the emerging space leaders award 2019 who will be sponsored to attend the 4th E-SGW 2019 event in London, UK. The award will partially cover the expenses incurred to attend E-SGW (round trip travel via airfare, accommodations, [...]

2019-06-03T08:19:08+00:00June 3rd, 2019|Tags: , |

Join us to celebrate our 20th Birthday! #SGAC20yrs

VIENNA, 1 June 2019 - The Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) in Support of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications is excited to officially start celebrating its 20th Birthday. SGAC was in fact conceived during summer 1999 at UNISPACE III, in Vienna, “to create, within the framework of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, a [...]

2019-06-01T08:14:18+00:00May 31st, 2019|Tags: , , |

Chief Executive Officer of SANSA, Dr. Valanathan Munsami joins SGAC Advisory Board

Vienna, Austria, May 15, 2019 - The Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) in Support of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications is pleased to announce that Dr. Valanathan Munsami, Chief Executive Officer of the South African National Space Agency (SANSA), has officially become member of the SGAC Advisory Board. Dr. Munsami Dr Munsami holds a PhD [...]

2019-05-15T09:54:22+00:00May 15th, 2019|

Apply now to the Space Generation Congress 2019! | SGC2019

The Space Generation Congress (SGC) is SGAC’s annual meeting in support of the United Nations (UN) Programme on Space Applications. Top university students and young professionals with a passion for space will travel from all around the globe to attend three days of the 18th SGC. Up to 150 delegates will enjoy an inspiring and resourceful engagement with their peers at the congress, held in Washington, D.C., on 17 – 19 October, 2019 prior to the 70th International Astronautical Congress (IAC).

2019-05-09T15:52:02+00:00May 9th, 2019|Tags: , , |
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UPCOMING EVENTS

  1. SG[Nepal] 2019

    July 19 @ 09:30 - 17:00
  2. SG[ASEAN] 2019

    August 24 - August 25
  3. EMER-GEN™ 2019

    September 15 - September 17
  4. European Student Forum 2019 – Leicester

    September 19 @ 08:15 - 18:00