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Online Presentations and Papers: United Nations/International Institute of Air and Space Law Workshop on Capacity Building in Space Law

Status Report From: United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs
Posted: Saturday, January 4, 2003

United Nations Programme on Space Applications

United Nations/International Institute of Air and Space Law Workshop on Capacity Building in Space Law, 18-21 November 2002, The Hague, Netherlands

Online Presentations and Papers

Monday,18 November 2002
Session I: International Legal Regime for Outer Space
Chairperson: P. LŠla (United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs)
09:45 - 10:30 Introduction to the United Nations treaties and principles on outer space
V. Kopal (Chairman, Legal Subcommittee, United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space)
Presentation not available
10:45 - 11:30 The Liability Convention
A. Kerrest (Brest University, France)
Presentation not available
11:30 - 12:00 The Registration Convention
P. van Fenema (McGill University, Canada)
Presentation not available
12:00 - 12:15 The United Nations Register of Objects Launched into Outer Space
P. LŠla (United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs)
Powerpoint Presentation
12:15 - 12:30 Procedures for return of space objects under the Rescue Agreement
K. Hodgkins (United States Department of State)
Presentation not available
14:00 - 14:30 The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and coordination of space telecommunications
R. Smith (International Telecommunication Union)
Powerpoint Presentation
14:30 - 15:00 Project for a draft protocol on space assets to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment
O. Ribbelink (Asser Institute)
Powerpoint Presentation
15:00 - 15:30 The European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT): an example of regional cooperation in space activities
P. Hulsroj (European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites)
Powerpoint Presentation
15:00 - 15:30 Bilateral and multilateral cooperation agreements
M. Ferrazzani (European Space Agency)
Presentation not available
 
Tuesday 19 November 2002
Session II:  National Space Laws
Chairperson: M. van der Zee (Director of Economic Cooperation, Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
09:00 - 09:30 The Australian Space Activities Act 1998: building the regulatory capacity for a launch industry
R. Lee (Hunt & Hunt Lawyers, Australia)
PDF file
9:30 - 10:15 Brazilian launch licensing regime
J. Monserrat Filho (Brazil)
Presentation not available
10:30 - 11:00 The first administrative regulation on space activities in China
Liu Xiaohong (China National Space Administration)
Powerpoint Presentation
11:00 - 11:30 Swedish space legislation
N. Hedman (Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs)
Presentation not available
11:30 - 12:00 Russian space legislation
A. Fassakhova (Russian Federation)
Powerpoint Presentation
12:00 - 12:30 United Kingdom Outer Space Act
T. Ballard (Field Fisher Waterhouse, United Kingdom)
Powerpoint Presentation
14:00 - 14:30 The United States National Aeronautics and Space Act
R.M. Stephens (Deputy General Counsel, United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA))
Powerpoint Presentation
14:30 - 14:45 The United States Commercial Space Act
K. Hodgkins (United States Department of State)
Presentation not available
14:45 - 15:15 Indian space program and its policy dimensions
R. Lochan (Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO))
Presentation not available
15:30 - 16:00 A beginnerís guide to international law of remote sensing
I. Gabrynowicz (Remote Sensing and Space Law Center, University of Mississippi, U.S.A.)
PDF file
16:00 - 16:45 Laws and policies for telecommunications
S. Mosteshar (Mosteshar Mackenzie)
Powerpoint Presentation
16:45 - 17:15 Satellite insurance
P.R. McDougall (Munich Reinsurance Company)
Powerpoint Presentation
 
Wednesday 20 November 2002
Session II:  National Space Laws (continued)
Chairperson: M. van der Zee (Director of Economic Cooperation, Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
09:00 - 09:30 Laws and policies to promote private space industry
P. Nesgos (Milbank Technology and Communications Group)
Powerpoint Presentation
09:30 - 10:00 Intellectual property law and space activities
T. Miyamoto (World Intellectual Property Organization)
Powerpoint Presentation
10:00 - 10:15 Space policy and institutions in the Republic of Korea
E. Choi (Ministry of Science & Technology Republic of Korea)
Powerpoint Presentation
10:15 - 10:30 Space policy and institutions in Malaysia
F. Hashim (National University of Malaysia)
Presentation not available
10:45 - 11:15 Indian space law and policy: a private sector perspective
M. Pracha (Organisation for Promotion of Legal Awareness, India)
Powerpoint Presentation
 
Session III:  Educational Programmes In Space Law
Chairperson: F. von der Dunk (International Institute of Air and Space Law, Leiden University)
14:00 - 14:45 Overview of educational programmes in space law
F. von der Dunk (International Institute of Air and Space Law, Leiden University)
Powerpoint Presentation
14:45 - 15:05 Educational programme at the University of Miami School of Law
S. Ospina (University of Miami School of Law)
Presentation not available
15:05 - 15:30 Presentation on the educational programme of the European Centre for Space Law
S. Marchisio (European Centre for Space Law)
Powerpoint Presentation
15:45 - 16:15 Space law database
S. Negoda (Ukraine)
Presentation not available
16:15 - 16:45 Presentation on space law activities at the International Space University (ISU)
P. Achilleas (International Space University)
Powerpoint Presentation
16:45 - 18:00 Short presentations on specific countries
Argentina
O. Fernandez-Brital (School of Law, University Institute of the Argentine Federal Police)
Powerpoint Presentations
Zimbabwe
D. Mapimhidze (Zimbabwe Attorney Generalís Office)
Presentation not available
Application of space science and technology in the Americas and its benefits for civil society
C. Arevalo (Permanent Mission of Colombia to the United Nations (Vienna))
Presentation not available
Morocco
M.S. Riffi Temsamani (Royal Centre for Remote Sensing)
Presentation not available
Slovakia
M. Kollar (Slovak Embassy in The Netherlands)
Presentation not available
 
 

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