On 5 April, ESPI received a visit of a group of law students from the University of Graz. In the framework of their professional visit to Vienna and the UN in connection with the session of the UNCOPUOS Legal Subcommittee, the students visited ESPI and received a brief presentation of the Institute activities by the ESPI Director, Peter Hulsroj.

Following this, five ESPI Resident Fellows presented their most recent research results: Anja Pecujlic presented the upcoming report “Mechanisms for the Development of International Norms regarding Space Activities”; Arne Lahcen and Marco Aliberti gave a presentation about their research on “The Future of European Flagship Programmes in Space”; Matteo Tugnoli discussed the outlook for European access to space following the recent completion of the report “The European Launchers between Commerce and Geopolitics”; and Stefano Ferretti presented the report “Europe in the Future and the Contributions of Space”. Finally, a short presentation of the activities of the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC), hosted at ESPI premises, was given by SGAC Director Minoo Rathnasabapathy.


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