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Video replay of presentations

Relive the ISS Symposium and watch the presentations you may have missed. In addition to the speaker slides all presentations and round tables discussions can be now be seen on video. Highlights include the round table discussion with ISS partner … Continue reading

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ISS Utilisation Exhibition

 The ISS Symposium 2012 was a unique occasion to share scientific research from the Space Station. A showcase of these results could be seen in the ‘ISS Utilisation Exhibition’ at the symposium. The exhibit gave basic information on experiments conducted … Continue reading

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ISS Symposium 2012 summary

Three days were devoted to research benefits of the International Space Station (ISS) and its future at the first ISS symposium in Berlin 2-4 May. Many impressive results were presented and the message was clear:  scientific research on the Space … Continue reading

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Berlin at night

Seen first on the opening day of the ISS Symposium 2012 the image of Berlin by ESA astronaut André Kuipers is now available for download. Can you spot the conference location? [flickr]7152197763 [/flickr]

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ISS Symposium 2012: Day 3 highlights

The ISS Symposium 2012 is finished. The third and last day of the ISS Symposium 2012 ended with wrap-up sessions, followed by a press conference in which the Heads (or delegates) of the five International Space Station partner agencies discussed the … Continue reading

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Presentation slides available

That concludes the ISS Symposium 2012. A replay of highlights will be available next week. Presentation slides are available for many speakers of day 1 and 2 and have been added to their summary post. Use the programme page and … Continue reading

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Press conference with Heads of Agencies/representatives

Heads or top representatives from ISS agencies respond to press Jean-Jacques Dordain, ESA Director General Charles F. Bolden, Jr., NASA Administrator Alexey Krasnov, Director of Human Spaceflight Programme, Roscosmos Kiyoshi Higuchi, Vice President JAXA Gilles Leclerc, Director General for Space … Continue reading

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Closing remarks

Editor’s note: These brief extracts are paraphrased from live webcast and may not be fully correct. Closing Session: ‘Future Perspectives and Closing Remarks’ Thomas Reiter, ESA Director of Human Spaceflight & Operations This symposium has once more highlighted the success … Continue reading

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ESA’s future science and technology

Editor’s note: These brief extracts are paraphrased from live webcast and may not be fully correct. Future ISS Perspectives: ‘The ISS and ESA’s future Science and Technology’              Michael Longair, ESA HISPAC Chair Download the … Continue reading

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Future benefits for you

Future ISS Perspectives: ‘ISS and beyond: What is in there for you?’ Berndt Feuerbacher, ESA-HESAC Chair Download the full presentation slides: ISS and beyond: What is in there for you? Editor’s note: These brief extracts are paraphrased from live webcast … Continue reading

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