Conferences- Events

Career Day in Space Technologies, Applications and Services Made in Greece

The director of the Inter-Institutional Graduate Program in “Space Technologies, Applications and Services”  (STAR), Prof. Antonios Paschalis, and the chair of the Department of Aerospace Science and Technology, Prof. Vaios Lappas, are organizing a Career Day in Space Technologies, Applications and Services Made in Greece for their students. The event will take place on Monday, May 8th, 2023, at 9:00 a.m., hosted by the Eugenides Foundation.

The President of the H.S.C. at Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi

On Monday, March 13th, the President of the H.S.C., Prof. Ioannis Daglis, visited Khalifa University, the top ranking University of the United Arab Emirates, where he gave a colloquium and had a series of contacts.

The H.S.C. at SpaceOps 2023

On Wednesday, March 8th, the President of the H.S.C., Prof. Ioannis Daglis, presented a paper on the role of the H.S.C. in the national Earth observation microsatellite program at the SpaceOps 2023 international conference in Dubai (United Arab Emirates).

The H.S.C. at the 18th Ilan Ramon International Space Conference

During the 18th Ilan Ramon International Space Conference in Tel Aviv, the President and the CEO of the Hellenic Space Center met the Chairman and the Director of the Israel Space Agency (ISA), Prof. Dan Blumberg and Mr. Uri Oron respectively. The meeting addressed matters of mutual interest and investigated possibilities of cooperation between the two agencies. The Ambassador of Greece in Israel, Mr. Kyriakos Loukakis, as well as Mr. Nikolaos Christodoulidis and Mr. Vasilios Liveris, Economic and Commercial Office of the Greek Embassy, also participated in the meeting.

The H.S.C. at the Abu Dhabi Space Debate

The President and CEO of the H.S.C., Prof. Ioannis Daglis and Dr. Nick Sergis, participate in the international congress “Abu Dhabi Space Debate”, which takes place in the United Arabic Emirates on December 5 and 6, 2022. In addition to the plenary sessions, Prof. Daglis and Dr. Sergis further participated in the focused workshops “Reducing Space Threats” and “Space Sustainability”.

The H.S.C. at the World Space Week of the UOA

The Hellenic Space Center participates in the event organized by the Section of Astrophysics, Astronomy and Mechanics of the UOA Department of Physics in the scope of World Space Week, on Saturday, October 8th, 2022. Personnel of the H.S.C. will demonstrate how a space mission for searching signs of life on Mars can be developed, including a presentation, the construction of a rocket, a spacecraft, and a robotic rover, using a LEGO kit, as well as an astrobiology experiment. Reservations are required for participation, which can be made through a google form. More information about the event is available (in greek) in the Physics Department announcement and the Facebook event page.

Delegation of the H.S.C. at the International Astronautical Congress 2022

The President, I. Daglis, the C.E.O, N. Sergis, and Scientific Personnel of the H.S.C. (D. Bliziotis, Earth Observation) are attending the International Astronautical Congress 2022, the annual summit of the International Astronautical Federation (IAF), which is held in Paris, on September 18-22. The President of the H.S.C., Prof. Ioannis Daglis, attended IAF’s General Assembly on Sunday, September 18, addressing the election of the H.S.C. as a new member of the IAF.