22 - 24 October, 2018
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Saleh bin Said Al Shidhani


Chairman
Oman Astronomical Society


9:30 AM KEYNOTE GOVERNMENT PANEL: THE RACE TO INNOVATION AND EXCELLENCE USING SPACE TECHNOLOGIES

  • Role of governments in creating space commercialisation opportunities
  • Leveraging space technologies across the commercial domain
  • Creating the knowledge capital across the younger generation to take up space research
  • Spacetech 4.0: Future business opportunities between the government and private players

2:20 PM SPACE TOURISM – DRIVERS, INHIBITORS AND THE TERRESTRIAL OPPORTUNITY

  • The next gen technology transfer, reducing operational costs and bringing speed into the launch process – a clear win for the propelling the space tourism sector
  • Refurbishment evolutions for the reusable launch vehicles and how that will help the space tourism industry
  • What will drive the next wave of cost efficiencies – JVs, new refurbished methods?