The Institute for Earth and Space Exploration (Western Space), the Rotman Institute of Philosophy, and the Faculty of Science will be hosting a three-day conference for Space as a National Asset for Canada (SNAC) from Oct 31-Nov 2, 2022 in London, Ontario to bring together the space community in universities, industry, and government, explore the current and future value of space technologies for Earth applications, and discuss Canadian ambitions for space.
The first two days will have a diverse program of talks and panels, with topics including exploration science and technologies, Earth observations for climate change and food security, policy and law, space resources, space debris, and more.
The third day will be a network-building workshop to determine objectives and mechanisms for a national space network to connect the broad community of stakeholders in the space sector.
For more details regarding the event schedule, location, and programming, please visit the event website at www.snac.uwo.ca.
Applications are open for contributed talks and panels. Abstracts for poster presentations may be submitted until Oct 14, 2022.