Thursday 16 May 2013 - Symposium on Legal and Policy aspects of space cooperation between Europe and BRICS countries; Inventory, Challenges and Opportunities

Interdisciplinary event, jointly organized by The International Institute of Air and Space Law of Leiden Law School and The Department of Latin American Studies of the Faculty of Humanities, Leiden University.

At the bottom of this page you will find a link to the detailed programme (pdf).

 

Programme

Latin American Studies

Latin American Studies

09.00 – 09.30  OPENING SESSION
Welcoming remarks
Introduction to the Symposium Theme

09.30 – 11.00  SESSION 1 – SETTING THE SCENE
09.30 – 10.00    BRICS: From concept to reality   
10.00 – 10.30    BRICS: the view from Europe                   
10.30 – 11.00    The Euro-BRICS initiative

11.00 – 11.30    Coffee and Tea

11.30 – 13.00  SESSION 2 - INTRA-BRICS SPACE COOPERATION AND BRICS COUNTRIES’ PERSPECTIVES ON COOPERATION WITH EUROPE
11.30 – 11.50    China - Brazil cooperation: CBERS           
11.50 – 12.10    India and space cooperation        
12.10 – 12.30    China and space cooperation       
12.30 – 12.50    South Africa and space cooperation         

13.00 – 14.00     Lunch

14.00 – 15.30  SESSION 3 – SPACE COOPERATION BETWEEN EUROPE AND BRICS COUNTRIES: CONTENT & FORMAT
14.00 – 14.30    ESA and cooperation with BRICS countries           
14.30 – 15.00    EU and cooperation with BRICS countries 
15.00 – 15.30    Cooperation with BRICS - Space as trend setter or follower 

15.30 – 17.00  PANEL: OUTLOOK AND RECOMMENDATIONS

17.00 – 18.00     Drinks 


Sponsors

For information about the Euro-BRICS initiative of LEAP, click here


Secure World Foundation



Gravin van Bylandt Stichting


Location

Academy Building, Leiden University
Room 'Klein Auditorium'
Rapenburg 66-73
2311 GJ Leiden

Registration

For registration please click here:



Registration fee

The fee is € 65 payable via bank transfer.
Students €25 – free for students from Leiden with a valid student ID.

Payments may be made in any of the following ways:

1) Direct transfer to the following bank, identifying the name of the attendee and mentioning EU-BRICS:
ABNAmro Bank, Breestraat, Leiden, Netherlands, Acc. no.  53.47.51.067
BIC:   ABNANL2A
IBAN: NL71ABNA0534751067
Holder of account: IIASL, Steenschuur 25, 2311 ES Leiden, Netherlands
*Please make sure that any banking fees charges by the banks in your country or by the bank in the Netherlands will be borne by you.
2) cash at the venue

Information / contact:

Ms. Tanja Masson-Zwaan
t.l.masson@law.leidenuniv.nl

For practical information please contact Ms. Paula van der Wulp
p.vanderwulp@law.leidenuniv.nl

Last Modified: 16-04-2013