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IAC2017 Logo Launch

Thursday 14 May 2014

Adelaide Oval



2014 Annual Distinguished Lecture

 Thursday 27 November 2014

University of New South Wales



 The UK Space Transformation
- Lessons for Australia

Dr David Williams
Executive Director, National Facilities and Collections, CSIRO
Former Chief Executive, UK Space Agency and former Chairman of the European Space Agency


To view this lecture on-line click here

To view the slides click here



Space Industry Panel: Recent Developments in Australian Space

Presented by the SIAA in cooperation with CSIRO Australian Resources Research Centre

Tuesday 27 May 2014

ARRC Building, CSIRO
Technology Park Perth WA


Brett Biddington, Biddington Research

Phil Crosby, CSIRO Australian Resources Research Centre

Roger Franzen, ANU Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics

Jack Scott, Thales Alenia Space

Randall Wayth, Curtin Institute for Radio Astronomy

Moderator: Michael Davis, Chair, SIAA

SIAA Visit to ESA Deep Space Antenna, New Norcia WA

Monday 26 May 2014

The Australian Space Industry: Where to from here?

In cooperation with the Australian Centre for Space Engineering Research
University of New South Wales

Thursday 14 November 2013


David Ball, NewSat

Brett Biddington, Biddington Research

Professor Andrew Dempster, Australian Centre for Space Engineering Research
University of New South Wales

Eren Gorur, Australian Youth Aerospace Association

Stephen Ward, Symbios Communications

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2013 Annual Distinguished Lecture

World Trends in the Industrialisation of Space Activities
- A Japanese Perspective on Global Cooperation

Dr Yasushi Horikawa
Chair of the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space

Adelaide Convention Centre
Thursday 11 July 2013


Presentation Slides


Media coverage:

ABC Radio Australia

Radio Adelaide

The Advertiser

ABC News24 - Live interview 9.30 pm 11 July 2013


Implementing the New National
Satellite Utilisation Policy

Ms Jennifer Doyle Manager, Space Policy Unit, Department of Industry Innovation Climate Change Science Research and Tertiary Education
Dr John LeMarshall, Research Program Leader, Bureau of Meteorology
Dr Peter Woodgate, CEO Cooperative Research Centre for Spatial Information


Cliftons Melbourne
Tuesday 14 May 2013

Media coverage:

Audio Recording by Southern FM



Space Research in Australia:
the Successes and the Challenges

University of South Australia
Tuesday 16 August 2011




The Politics of Space in Australia

University of South Australia
Monday 4th May 2009