Category Archives: Symposium programme

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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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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Super cool! Alpha Magenetic Spectrometer video as seen at ISS Symposium Berlin

The **excellent** video shown as part of Dr. Stefan Schael’s presentation on the AMS-02 experiment at the symposium. Credits: widlab More info via the AMS02 Collaboration site. Editor’s note: Was also screened at the New York – Imagine Science Film … Continue reading

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ISS Symposium 2012: Day 2 highlights

The ISS Symposium 2012 has completed Day 2. The three-day symposium is covering case studies in fundamental and applied research and actual or potential spin-offs for the benefit of everyone. Loading…

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Roundtable: physical research in space and on ground

Editor’s note: These brief extracts are paraphrased from the live webcast and may not be fully correct. Chair: Mike Cruise, ESA-PSWG Chair Hans Fecht, Chaired Professor and Director, Institute of Micro and Nanomaterials, Ulm University David John Jarvis, Head of New … Continue reading

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Round-table discussion

Heads of Agencies or delegates at ISS Symposium Berlin. L-R: Kiyoshi Higuchi, Vice President, JAXA; Mark Uhran, ISS Director, NASA; Alexey Krasnov, Director of Human Spaceflight Programme Department, Roscosmos; Gilles Leclerc, Director General, Space Exploration, CSA; Jean-Jacques Dordain, ESA Director … Continue reading

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Round table

Heads of Agencies or delegates at ISS Symposium Berlin. L-R: Kiyoshi Higuchi, Vice President, JAXA; Mark Uhran, ISS Director, NASA; Alexey Krasnov, Director of Human Spaceflight Programme Department, Roscosmos; Gilles Leclerc, Director General, Space Exploration, CSA; Jean-Jacques Dordain, ESA Director … Continue reading

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Brief summary: DLR Chairman Johann-Dietrich Wörner opening remarks 2 May 2012

Editor’s note: These brief extracts are paraphrased from live webcast and may not be fully correct. Download the presentation slides in PDF: Welcome Address Watch the replay: Why are we doing this? The global challenges that we face offer many … Continue reading

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Brief summary of ESA DG Jean-Jacques Dordain 2 May 2012

Editor’s note: These brief extracts are paraphrased from live webcast and may not be fully correct. Watch a replay of this presentation: It is time to share the benefits together. International partnership is already a great benefit. The partnership formed … Continue reading

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