Category: 2019

November/December 2019 newsletter

Our newsletter for November/December 2019 is now available. Highlights include: New Year’s Address from the IISL President  News and Announcements IISL @ 2019 Zhuhai International Space Symposium Third Annual All-Russian Meeting of the International Institute of Space Law ‘Half a Century in Action: International Space Law and Current Challenges’ Member News Events Calendar To read the …

Continue reading

New Year’s Address from the IISL President

Dear members and friends of IISL, Happy New Year to you and your families and Happy New Year to our Institute! 2020 will see its 60th anniversary. Founded in 1960, IISL is an institution with a proud tradition and at the same time it is a young, creative and dynamic organisation through its outstanding membership. …

Continue reading

IISL Holiday Greeting 2019

The IISL thanks you for your support throughout 2019 and looks forward to continuing collaboration for space sustainability in 2020 and beyond. Wishing you a year that’s promising, exciting, inspiring and full of new opportunities! 

2019 Standing Committee Report published

The IISL Standing Committee on the Status of International Agreements Relating to Activities in Outer Space has published its annual report.  Established by the IISL Board of Directors in 1987, the Committee prepares reports setting out data on the signatories and parties of major multilateral outer space agreements, as well as basic data concerning declarations …

Continue reading

Newsletter Post-IAC 2019 Special Edition

Our post-IAC 2019 Special Edition newsletter is now available.  Highlights include: Message from the President of IISL  IAC IISL 2019 Photo Gallery Report of the 2019 Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition IISL Awards 2019 UN / IAF 27th Workshop on Space Technology for Socio-Economic Benefits IAF International Meeting for Members of Parliaments IAA / …

Continue reading

IISL at 2019 Zhuhai international space symposium

IISL was invited to be a co-organizer of the 2019 International Symposium on the Peaceful Uses of Space Technology (Health), co-hosted by Chinese institutions led by the Chinese Society of Astronautics (CSA) from 18 to 20 November 2019 in Zhuhai (programme here). IISL was represented by its President Kai-Uwe Schrogl, who gave a plenary keynote …

Continue reading

IISL Study Group on Different Approaches to Space Law – Applications closed

The call for participation in the IISL Study Group on Different Approaches to Space Law and the Relationship between Space Law and Public International Law is now closed. The group will be set up under the Directorate of Studies and will be the focus of a colloquia session in IAC 2021 (Paris). Members who have …

Continue reading

October 2019 Newsletter

Our newsletter for October 2019 is now available. Highlights include: “In memoriam” to Professor Bin Cheng (1921-2019) News and Announcements IISL Election Results 2019 Confirmed by the IISL General Assembly IISL Welcomes Its Newly Elected Members Member News Events Calendar To read the newsletter, please visit here. If you have items for the newsletter, please contact …

Continue reading

Registration open for Eilene Galloway Memorial Symposium on Critical Issues in Space Law

Bringing together the brightest and most brilliant advocates in international space law, the Eilene M. Galloway Symposium on Critical Issues in Space Law is the perfect time to engage in constructive debates and discussions about outer space, while enjoying the prestigious Cosmos Club that makes the ideal setting for a enthralling dinner. This year’s Eilene …

Continue reading

International Symposium on Peaceful Use of Space Technology (Health) 2019

The 2019 International Symposium on Peaceful Use of Space Technology (Health) will take place November 17-19, 2019 at the Zhuhai International Exhibition Center in Guangdong. It is organised by the Chinese Society of Astronautics (CSA) and others, and the IISL is co-organising the Symposium. The IISL will be represented at the Symposium by President Kai-Uwe Schrogl …

Continue reading