Speakers

The high level panel and the special invited sessions will host keynote speakers, distinguished experts, sponsors and strong supporters of the African Space Program and the global Space activities to integrate Africa into the space economy. 

Emphasis would be on cross-cutting and strategic in contributing to the African Agenda 2063. It will represent the next important opportunity for the international community to boost the implementation of the UNISPACE+50 towards Space 2030 for Africa Agenda 2063 including both the United Nations WHO Agenda 2020 on health and sight for all, and the Sendai Framework related goals of the 2030 Agenda, as well as commitments of the Paris Climate Agreement for achieving Target E of the Sendai Framework: to substantially increase the number of countries with national and local disaster risk reduction strategies by 2020. Space pioneers and the rapidly increasing new space actors and inventors have an option for the Africa’s changing environment, as we bring Space to Africa; we also take Africa to space.