Space Industry Association of Australia Space Industry Forum

Space Industry Forum: Space Research in Australia - the Successes and the Challenges

The Space Industry Association of Australia (SIAA) is holding a Space Industry Forum in Adelaide on the evening of Tuesday 16 August 2011 from 5.30-7.00pm, followed by drinks and refreshments. The topic will be 'Space Research in Australia - the Successes and the Challenges.' The forum will be chaired by Brett Biddington, Chair of the SIAA, who will lead a panel of Australian Space Research Program winners in a discussion on recent developments in Australian space.

The panel will include:

Bob Buxton (Flinders University) - Place and Space: Perspective in Earth Observations
Andrew Clark (Vipac) - Greenhouse Gas Monitor Project
Michael Davis (Adelta Legal) - Southern Hemisphere Summer Space Program
Jeff Kasparian (ITR, UniSA) - Space-based National Wireless Sensor Network

The event will be held in the Council Room of UniSA in the Hawke Building on North Terrace. This venue can only hold 50 people. Registration will be via the SIAA website www.spaceindustry.com.au/forums.htm on a first come first served basis. Download a flyer or visit the SIAA website for more details.