The International Astronautical Federation (IAF) is pleased to invite you to the Global Space Exploration Conference (GLEX) 2020 to take place in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation from 9 – 11 June 2020.
The Conference, organized by the International Astronautical Federation (IAF) and hosted by IAF Member ROSCOSMOS, will bring together leaders and decision-makers within the science and human exploration community ? engineers, scientists, entrepreneurs, educators, agency representatives and policy makers. Following up on GLEX 2012 in Washington, D.C., United States and GLEX 2017 in Beijing, China, GLEX 2020 aims to examine the recent achievements and current challenges in space exploration, as well as providing a platform to encourage international cooperation and to promote space exploration on a global scale. GLEX 2020 will feature an Opening Event; several Plenary Events and Keynote Lectures; a Global Networking Forum (GNF) Programme and an attractive social and networking programme including a Welcome Reception and a Gala Dinner. GLEX 2020 will also feature a Technical Programme with Sessions in several parallel technical streams. The Call for Papers will be open until 3 January 2020. Please be sure to share this deadline with any colleagues who may be interested.
You are invited to submit abstracts online on the IAF Restricted Area www.iafastro.net on the following 12 topics:
- International Cooperation for Space Exploration
- Lunar Exploration
- Mars Exploration
- Exploration of Near-Earth Asteroids
- Exploration of Other Destinations
- Space Transportation
- Key Technologies
- Challenges of Life Support/Medical Support for Human Missions
- Space Stations
- Space Resources
- Ground-Based Preparatory Activities
- Transcending Societal Issues for Space Exploration
If you would like to know more, please visit the official GLEX 2020 website: www.glex2020.org
As an IAF Member, you are encouraged to promote this exciting IAF conference within your community. Your support will help us creating a space-faring world cooperating for the benefit of humanity!
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