On 28 May 2022, 14:00-15:00 UTC, a special edition of the IISL Happy Hour- “A Hommage to
Prof. Bin Cheng (1921- 2019) by the IISL” was held.

Dr. Zhenjun Zhang, Executive Director of the China Institute of Space Law (CISL) made a keynote speech titled “Prof Bin Cheng and his Success Stories as Master of Masters.”

This was followed by three speakers who have personal profound relationship with Prof. Bin Cheng.

  • Prof. Maureen Williams, Honorary Chair of the Space Law Committee of the International Law Association, London, United Kingdom
  • Prof. Sa’id Mosteshar, Director, London Institute of Space Policy and Law (ISPL)
  • Prof. Tanja Masson-Zwaan, President Emerita of IISL, and Assistant Professor & Deputy Director of the International Institute of Air and Space Law at Leiden University

Then, participants exchanged their personal memories of Prof. Bin Cheng and great influence of his works to them. 25 people attended.