4th IAA Conference (2017)

4th IAA Conference on University Satellite Missions and CubeSat Workshop

We are glad to invite you to participate to the 4th IAA Conference on University Satellite Missions and CubeSat Workshop. Following the tradition of the three previous editions of 2011, 2013 and 2015, the 4th IAA Conference on University Satellite Missions & CubeSat Workshop represents an international forum on main topics of the small satellites community.
The event is organized by GAUSS Srl and the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) every two years, this edition is sponsored by ESA and AAS.  

The Conference offers technical sessions on launch opportunities for universities, ground segment operations, space debris, new perspectives in microsatellites application and an entire day dedicated to CubeSats missions.

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BASIC CONFERENCE TOPICS

  • Space Missions Overview, Current and Future University Satellite Missions, Launch Opportunities, Ground Segment and Station Networks;
  • New Perspectives in the Application of Microsatellites;
  • CubeSats Activities Overview, CubeSats Subsystems and Payloads, Interplanetary CubeSats Perspectives, PocketQubeSat Activities;
  • Space Debris.

 

DATES AND VENUE

The event is planned from December 4th to December 7th, 2017, in Roma (Italy), at Palazzo Rospigliosi, a magnificent location in the city centre.

 

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

Abstracts of the papers should be submitted in English by email to conference@gaussteam.com

Abstract template is available at: univsatmissions.iaaweb.org

The deadline for the Abstract Submission is October 1st, 2017.

 The Paper Submission deadline is November 15th 2017. Further details will be released soon.

 

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

Monday, December 4th

15,00-15,30: Registration

15,30-15,45: Welcome Address by Filippo Graziani

15,45-16,15: Opening Lecture by Jean-Michel Contant    

16,15-16,30: Coffee Break

16,30-17,00: Invited Lecture

17,00 -18,00: Technical Session

 

Tuesday, December 5th

09,30-10,00: Invited Lecture

10,00-10,30: Invited Lecture

10,30-10,45: Coffee Break

10,45-13,00: Technical Session

13,00-14,15: Lunch

14,15-15,45: Technical Session

15,45-16,00: Coffee Break

16,00-17,30: Technical Session

 

Wednesday, December 6th

IAA CubeSat Workshop

09,30-10,00: Invited Lecture

10,00-10,30: Invited Lecture

10,30-10,45: Coffee Break

10,45-13,00: Technical Session

13,00-14,15: Lunch

14,15-15,45: Technical Session

15,45-16,00: Coffee Break

16,00-17,30: Technical Session

 

Thursday, December 7th

9,30-10,00: Invited Lecture

10,00-10,30: Invited Lecture

10,30-10,45: Coffee Break

10,45-12,30: Technical Session

12,30-14,00: Brunch

P.M.: Roma Guided Tour

 

The papers will be published and indexed as Proceedings in a dedicated volume of the American Astronautical Society “Advances in the Astronautical Sciences” series by Univelt, Inc., USA.

REGISTRATION

Register online

 

 

CONTACTS

conference@gaussteam.com                                                  

 

Sincerely,

Filippo Graziani,

G.A.U.S.S. President and IAA member
Conference Chair