Dear IAF Community, we are very pleased to announce you that the registration for the71st International Astronautical Congress - The CyberSpace Editionto be held from12 - 14 October 2020is now open!
The IAC 2020 – The CyberSpace Editionencompasses most of the traditional IAC features compatible with a virtual format, including Opening and Closing Ceremonies, Official Announcements, Plenaries, Highlight Lectures, the IAF Global Networking Forum Programme, Technical Programme including Special Sessions, Press Conference, a Networking Session focusing on the Next Generation, a Virtual Exhibition with integrated audience interaction tool, and a Mentoring Programme.
As usual, each IAC day will have a theme:
Monday 12 October:The Opening Day and the Space Agencies Daywith confirmed presence of Heads of Agencies from NASA, ESA, JAXA, ISRO, CNSA and ROSCOSMOS
Tuesday 13 October: an exciting Industry Daywith a Plenary Session on Small and Medium Sized Companies – Strategies for Survival and Recovery in the Age of COVID-19, several GNF Sessions focusing on the Artemis Mission, Orion and the Commercialization of the ISS, and a Highlight Lecture on theMEV 1: The World’s First Commercial On-Orbit Servicing Mission
Wednesday 14 October:The Diversity and Outreach Daywith the usual IAF-ASE Astronauts Panel and a Plenary focusing on this year's launch of worldwide missions to Mars
Everything will be free of charge. Register today for free and make sure to visit the #CYBERSPACEIAC2020 official websiteto get the latest updates on the programme. Also, you will receive your digital congress bag with the IAC 2020 official Final Programme - including the congress agenda and the detailed list of speakers and exhibitors, as well as the latest magazines and news from all space actors.
Make sure to spread the word about the first virtual and free International Astronautical Congress ever.