IISL participates at University of Warsaw Conference “50 Years of the Convention on International Liability for Damage Caused by Space Objects: Assessment and Outlook”

The University of Warsaw, Poland, through its Faculty of Law and Administration organised a conference entitled “50 Years of the Convention on International Liability for Damage Caused by Space Objects: Assessment and Outlook”. The event took place in a hybrid mode at the occasion of the ceremony of transferring the presidency of the Manfred Lachs Center for Space Law on 9 December 2022. Presenters included members of Polish academia, the Ministry of Development and Technology, the Polish Read more…

13th “IISL Happy Hour” held

The 13th IISL Happy Hour was held on 18 November 2022, 16:00-17:00 CET. That was a session to review the IAC-22 held 18-24 September in Paris for further enhancing visibility of the IISL in the IAC and also providing better services for the IISL members in the coming IAC conference. 11 members attended this Happy Hour, and several participants attended it for the first time since February 2021, when the first IISL Happy Hour was Read more…

III Seminario Internacional de Derecho Internacional

[English below] La Facultad de Derecho de la Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas te invita al III Seminario Internacional de Derecho Internacional, a llevarse a cabo en línea los días 6 y 7 de diciembre. La asistencia es gratuita. IISL Member of the Board of Directors Martha Mejía-Kaiser and IISL Members Irmgard Marboe y Catherine Doldirina, miembros del Instituto Internacional de Derecho Espacial, presentarán temas en el panel de derecho espacial. Te puedes registrar en Read more…

Annual IISL General Assembly meeting held on 12 November 2022

The 2022 IISL General Assembly was held on 12 November 2022 in an online format, made possible with the kind support of HawkEye360, and was well attended with 63 participants in the meeting. Among the participants were officers, directors, and new and old IISL members, including Larry Martinez in his role of IISL Parliamentarian. The event was started off with introductory remarks by the IISL President Kai-Uwe Schrogl, who depicted the activities of the Institute Read more…

IISL General Assembly on 12 Nov 2022

The IISL General Assembly will be held virtually this Saturday, 12 November at 13:00 UTC. Members in good standing should have received a link via email. Connection details and the documents for the General Assembly are also available in the Members Area of the IISL website: https://members.iislweb.space/general-assembly-information/ If you have not received an email and are unable to access the members area, then please reach out to the Executive Secretary at secretary@iisl.space as soon as Read more…

November 2022 Newsletter available – IAC Wrap-up

The IISL was very active at this year’s International Astronautical Congress in Paris. We are dedicating this email to sharing all the news and happenings from that event with you. The IISL’s annual Colloquium on the Law of Outer Space is the highlight of yearly activities, and this year’s Colloquium was full of excellent research from our members as well as the broader space law community. IISL’s activities at the IAC are not limited to Read more…

IISL Happy Hour on Review of IAC 2022 – Announcement

Dear IISL members, We will have a next IISL Happy Hour on 18 November 2022, 16:00-17:00 CET. The theme is the Review of IAC.  IAC-22 was held 18-24 September in Paris. Many of us, IISL members attended IAC and involved with various activities including especially making a presentation and/or exchanging views at the IISL Colloquium. Two months having passed since the IAC-22, it seems high time we reviewed the IAC-22 through members perspectives, lessons learned, Read more…