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Third SIAA Distinguished Lecture

Wednesday 12 April 2017

The Science Exchange
55 Exchange Place

 Inventing the Future of Space

Dr Jean-Yves Le Gall
President of the French Space Agency, CNES

As President of CNES, Dr Le Gall is one of the world's most prominent space figures. He leads one of the world's biggest space agencies with centres of excellence in Paris, Toulouse and French Guiana. CNES has 2,450 employees and a budget of more than 2.3 billion (2017). In addition to his role with CNES, Dr Le Gall is President of the International Astronautical Federation and Chair of the Council of the European Space Agency. He takes an active role in international space cooperation, including his 3G policy initiative of advocating greater diversity of gender, geography and generations in the space sector.

This SIAA Space Industry Forum was made possible through the
generous support of Defence SA, The University of Adelaide and Nova Systems