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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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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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NASA Administrator Charles Bolden

Editor’s note: These brief extracts are paraphrased from live webcast and may not be fully correct. Human Exploration on ISS:Use of ISS for Human Exploration in LEO and beyond Charles F. Bolden, Jr., NASA Administrator US President Barack Obama has … Continue reading

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ESA’s Elips programme

Editor’s note: These brief extracts are paraphrased from live webcast and may not be fully correct. European ISS Research Strategy Christer Fuglesang, Head of the Science and Application Division, ESA Download the full presentation slides: European ISS Research Strategy ESA … Continue reading

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Canada’s exploration of Earth and space

Editor’s note: These brief extracts are paraphrased from live webcast and may not be fully correct.              Canadian Research Priorities              Nicole Buckley, Chief Scientist, ISS and Life Sciences, CSA Download the full presentation slides: Priorities for ISS Utilization at the … Continue reading

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Russia’s ISS Research Programme

Editor’s note: These brief extracts are paraphrased from live webcast and may not be fully correct.             Russia’s ISS Research Programme              Georgy Karabadzhak, TsNIIMash/Russia Download the full presentation slides: Russia’s ISS Utilization Program ROSCOSMOS’ long term programme was set … Continue reading

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NASA research priorities for ISS

Editor’s note: These brief extracts are paraphrased from live webcast and may not be fully correct. NASA’s Research Priorities on ISS              Mark Uhran, ISS Director, NASA Download the full presentation: NASA RESEARCH PRIORITIES FOR ISS The scope of the … Continue reading

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