The Space Generation Congress (SGC) is the annual meeting of the Space Generation Advisory Council held in conjunction with the International Astronautical Congress. Participants are top university students and young professionals with a passion for space who are selected from among applicants from our Space Generation international network.
Following the growing escalation of the Covid-19 outbreak around the world, the IAF informed us that the International Astronautical Congress – IAC in Dubai will not be taking place this year, but will be postponed (refer: IAF Statement). They are in the process of re-assessing the overall schedule of IACs and will inform us within the coming weeks about the new dates.
Are you a professional space enthusiastic photographer or a passionate hobby photographer? Yes? Then this scholarship is for you. SGAC is looking for an Event Photographer to capture the activities during the 19th Space Generation Congress (October 8 – 10, 2020) and the 71st International Astronautical Congress (October 12 – 16, 2020) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
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.
One of the goals of the Space Generation Congress (SGC) is to provide an opportunity for interaction between members of the space sector with diverse geographic and technical backgrounds. To enable those members of the SGAC community without sources of funding to attend the event, and recognize our active members, SGAC has been running the Space Generation Leadership Award (SGLA). The Space Generation Leadership Award facilitates the attendance of international delegates who bring unique and insightful firsthand perspectives to the Space Generation Congress. It selects top international applicants to attend the 19th Space Generation Congress (08 - 10 October, 2020) and the 71st International Astronautical Congress (IAC) (12 - 16 October, 2020) held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
As the only event of its kind, the Space Generation Congress offers the next generation of space leaders the opportunity to network and to examine critical questions that are facing the space and international community at large. Davide Petrillo looks back at the SGC2019 and sets the way forward to SGC2020, later this year in Dubai.
The Entrepreneurship and Investment Committee (EIC) of the International Astronautical Federation (IAF) in cooperation with the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) introduces the $pace is Business Competition. This competition is an opportunity for students and young professionals to share their views and analysis on past, present and future of entrepreneurship and investment within the space sector. The winner of this paper competition will be invited to give a presentation about its paper at the IAF Business Innovation Symposium, it is designed to offer papers that observe, study, analyse, describe, and/or propose any topic related to space activities that have commercial objectives, whether from an academic and/or practitioner perspective.