GSC Day One has seen a phenomenal gathering of leading experts
The Global Space Congress was buzzing on January 31st, as it welcomed an international delegation including Heads of Space Agencies, C-Level executives from leading space and aerospace companies, government ministries, top researchers and academics.
The day was packed with presentations and panel sessions focused on new technology and the future of innovation in addition to the critical importance of collaboration in research and development as we deepen our understanding of the universe.
HE Dr. Mohammed Al Ahbabi, Director General, UAE Space Agency; HE Dr. Khalifa Al Romaithi, Chairman, UAE Space Agency and Sheikha Al Maskari, Chief Innovation Officer, UAE Space Agency welcomed the attendees.
This was following by a keynote address from HH Prince Dr. Turki bin Saud bin Mohammad Al Saud, President, King Abdul Aziz City for Science and Technology.
We were honoured to welcome His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai to the Global Space Congress and accompanying exhibition, where he met exhibitors and had special interest engaging with students – the next generation of space professionals.
Day 1 Highlights:
L to R: HE Dr. Mohammed Al Ahbabi, Sheikha Al Maskari, Dr. Jean-Yves Le Gall, HE Yousef Al Shaibani, HE Dr. Yanghee Choi, HE Dr. Khalifa Al Romaithi, HH Prince Dr. Turki bin Saud bin Mohammad Al Saud
Day One has seen a phenomenal gathering of leading experts from around the world to assess and invest in solutions for the most critical challenges impacting their businesses today. We are looking forward to continued discussions, networking and relationship building tomorrow.