On 21 August, the seventh “IISL Happy Hour” was held, which started as a new communication format to interact and share good experiences among the IISL members in February 2021. This time, 15 IISL members participated.

The series of the IISL Happy Hour is coordinated and hosted by Vice President Setsuko Aoki. This is a monthly 60 minutes program. In the first half of the Happy Hour, a presentation is given followed by discussions and in the second half, members are invited to chat and report, moderated by President Kai-Uwe Schrogl.

For the seventh IISL Happy Hour, Dr. Peter Martinez, the Executive Director of the Secure World Foundation (SWF) made a presentation on the African space policy, “Space in Africa”. Please watch the video and enjoy his presentation on the IISL member platform.

We are happy to announce that the 8th IISL Happy Hour will be held on 18 September 2021.

Date and time: 18 September (Saturday). 10:00-11:00 CDT, 11:00-12:00 EDT, 17:00-18:00 CEST

Speaker: Chuck Dickey, IISL member, formerly General Counsel at Lockheed Martin Space, and now Principal of TCTB

Title: TCTB: A Private-Public Path to Cooperative ADR

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