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United Nations Expert Meeting on Human Space Technology
December 4 - December 6
United Nations Expert Meeting on Human Space Technology: Providing Access to Space
The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) is organizing and hosting a three-day Expert Meeting on Human Space Technology on the theme “Providing Access to Space”, from 4 to 6 December 2018, at the Vienna International Centre, Vienna, Austria. Supported by the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA) and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), the Expert Meeting is a contribution to the United Nations Human Space Technology Initiative (HSTI).
The Expert Meeting will bring together senior experts, professionals, and decision-makers from national and regional space agencies, research institutes, academia, industries and private sectors, as well as, regional and international space related organizations. The participants of the Expert Meeting will exchange information on achievements on human space exploration related activities, space technology and its applications, and discuss how to promote international cooperation by furthering capacity-building and identifying new and potential opportunities for getting more countries involved in human space exploration-related activities, space technology and its applications.