28.03.2017

28 March 2017. On Monday, March 27th, ESPI was invited to present its report 62 on the “Governance of Galileo” to the GSA administrative board.

This presentation was given by Jean-Jacques Tortora, ESPI Director, and Serge Plattard, ESPI Senior resident fellow, in GSA premises in Prague, Czech Republic.

The support of the presentation can be consulted here.

24.03.2017

24 March 2017. At its last meeting held in Vienna on March 22nd, ESPI Advisory Council unanimously elected Geneviève Fioraso, former French Minister in charge of Space, as its new chairperson in replacement of Herbert Allgeier.

Composition and CVs of members of ESPI Advisory Council can be found here.

23.03.2017

17 March 2017. On Friday 17 March 2017, ESPI’s Dr. Annette Froehlich and David Nader hosted representatives from Embassies and Permanent Missions from Latin American Countries based in Vienna to discuss the delimitation of outer space.

23.03.2017

24 February 2017.  Dr. Annette Froehlich gave a talk on “international space law and current challenges” on Friday 24 February 2017 at the Space Engineering Academy at Somerset West (SA).

23.03.2017

24 February 2017. 20 – 24 February 2017. This year once more, Dr. Annette Froehlich lectured at the University of Cape Town for the Master Space Studies and its course „Space and Society“. This module comprises legal aspects, economic issues of space activities and space policy related issues.

16.03.2017

16 March 2017. Over more than half a century of debate, no consensus regarding a legal structure delimiting outer space has been reached by the global space community. Persisting disagreement over the necessity of such a regulation should be considered in light of the expected rise of a number of initiatives targeting the lower layers of outer space. Download the brief here.

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