United Nations/Fiji Workshop on the Applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)

The United Nations/Fiji Workshop on the Applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) will be held over 24-28 June 2019. The workshop aims to address the use of GNSS for various applications that can provide sustainable social and economic benefits, particularly for developing countries.  The workshop is aimed at exploring both practical applications and scientific… Continue reading United Nations/Fiji Workshop on the Applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)

Keio University Space Law Symposium I – Space Traffic Management

source: Keio University   The Keio University Space Law Symposium jointly organised with JAXA was held at Keio University on 25 February 2019.  There was a breadth of topics and speakers as follows: モデレータ:小塚 荘一郎(学習院大学法学部教授) 登壇者(アルファベット・50音順) Dr. Alexander Soucek(欧州宇宙機関 法務官、欧州宇宙法研究センター 研究員) Mr. Niklas Hedman(国連宇宙部 政策・法務・委員会課長) Professor Saadia Pekkanen(米国ワシントン大学教授) 佐藤 雅彦(JAXA 評価・監査部長) 新谷 美保子(TMI 法律事務所 弁護士)… Continue reading Keio University Space Law Symposium I – Space Traffic Management

Innovation and entrepreneurship in Kyoto

source: tmsuk.co.jp One of them enjoyable visits to Kyoto was visiting TMSUK Co, Ltd.   President and CEO Yoichi Takamoto previously spoke at JETRO’s Kyoto event at Happo-en, Tokyo.  Visiting his office was a visit to a discrete museum/art gallery/work shop.  I really was impressed by the paintings from the owner of the building, and the… Continue reading Innovation and entrepreneurship in Kyoto

NewSpace Entertainment – Arts and Drama

In trying to think outside of the box with NewSpace, I googled `Newspace, theatre and film` and to my amusement, I found the following: NewSpace Theatre of Nations source: New Space Theatre of Nations   `New Space Moscow is an interdisciplinary project run by the Theatre of Nations, which is aimed at uniting contemporary artists… Continue reading NewSpace Entertainment – Arts and Drama

Future of NewSpace funding & survey of Entrepreneurs

source: Delano.lu On 6 June 2018, EU launched its new space program with a view of streamlining previous duplicate structures and focusing funding on the space industry and its market development.  One of the emphasis is on satellite data and through the European Commission’s vision of the EU Strategy for Space, members are encouraged to focus… Continue reading Future of NewSpace funding & survey of Entrepreneurs