Observing the Earth and Planets: The Next 50 Years Symposium

Hosted at the University of Leicester, 19-21 September 2011

This symposium was held to discuss near to long-term opportunities and possibilities for space based research in the areas of:

  • Earth observations
  • Planetary science
  • Astrobiology
  • Extra-solar planetary systems
  • Economic and societal impact

The programme for the three-day event included a symposium lecture, keynote talks, summary talks, poster sessions, discussion sessions and plenty of opportunities for networking.

Discussion Topics for Symposium

What are the next steps in future decades?
What is the science to be done?
What are the synergies between areas?
Role of Academia in the Space Sector?

Download the Symposium Flyer here.

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