Each year since 2009, at the International Astronautical Congress, the Nandasiri Jasentuliyana Keynote Lecture on Space Law is presented by a leading expert on space law.

The 2010 Nandasiri Jasentuliyana Keynote Lecture on Space Law was presented at the IISL colloquium during the IAC in Prague, Czech Republic. It was given by IISL Honorary Director Stephen E. Doyle and is entitled A Concise History of Space Law.

The keynote lecture is published in the IISL Proceedings 2010 and a summary is available in the 2010 IISL Colloquium report. The text of the keynote lecture can be accessed below.

A Concise History of Space Law

By Stephen E. Doyle, IISL Honorary Director