Past Events - 2009

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10 Dec. 2010

4th Galloway Symposium on Critical Issues in Space Law

Cosmos Club, Washington D.C.

This year's symposium focussed on International Cooperation for Peaceful Purposes

This event was Hosted by The National Center for Remote Sensing, Air, and Space Law.

Visit the Galloway series page for papers, presentations, podcasts and a full rundown of the events.

8 - 11 Nov. 2009

United Nations/Islamic Republic of Iran Workshop on Space Law

Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran

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2 Nov. 2009

Careers in Law Teaching at the Cardozo School of Law

New York City, New York


23 - 24 Oct. 2009

International Law Weekend of the American Branch of the International Law Association

New York City, New York


12 - 16 Oct. 2009

60th International Astronautical Congress 2009

Daejeon, South Korea

Topic: Space for Sustainable Peace and Progress


6 Oct. 2009

Critical Issues in Aviation Law

Sponsored by NCRSASL

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23 Sept. 2009

ABA Forum on Air & Space Law Annual Meeting

Chicago, Illinois

Topic: Strategies of Changing Times


5 - 21 Sept. 2009

1-2 Sept. 2009

New Approaches for Arms Control

Eisenhower Center for Space and Defense Studies at the United States Air Force Academy, Colorado.

26 Aug. 2009

Space Operations Group Research Project

The Air War College at Montgomery, Alabama.

13 Aug. 2009

Eisenhower Center for Space and Defense Studies Fourth Annual Summer Workshop

Vancouver, BC, Canada

18-20 June 2009

The Cologne Commentary on Space Law (CoCoSL)

The University of Cologne, Germany


27-28 May 2009

GEOSS Data Sharing Task Force

Geneva Switzerland.


20 - 21 May 2009

Pacific Rim Space Law Summit

Honolulu, Hawaii

The National Center for Remote Sensing, Air and Space Law hosted the Pacific Rim Space Law Summit at the East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Moderator: Prof. Joanne Irene Gabrynowicz

View the Pacific Rim event page

13 May 2009

One Giant Leap: Space Exploration and the New Pioneers

The Boston Museum of Science

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27 - 28 Apr 2009

Guest Lecture

Grand Forks, North Dakota

Hosted by University of North Dakota, Space Studies Department

Participation: Prof. Joanne Gabrynowicz is a guest lecturer for this event. Prof. Gabrynowicz is a co-founder of the Space Studies Department.

23 - 24 Apr 2009

Conference on Near-Earth Objects: Risks, Responses and Opportunities – Legal Aspects

Lincoln, Nebraska

Prof. Joanne Gabrynowicz was a guest speaker at this event. Her presentation was titled US domestic law and regulation pertinent to exploiting NEO’s – an overview of the current state of the law

4 April 2009

Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition - North American Regionals

Georgetown University Law Center

The North American round was held at Georgetown Law Center in Washington, D.C. on Saturday April 4, 2009. This year, the top two teams were separated by less than a single point (.380952, to be exact!). Georgetown was also awarded the F. Kenneth Schwetje Best Oralist Award and the University of Mississippi was also awarded the Best Brief Award.

Competitors were from the United States and Canada and included McGill University, the University of Nebraska, George Mason University, Georgetown, the University of Virginia, Catholic Univeristy, and the Drexel University Earle Mack School of Law.

31 March 2009

Aviation Law in Developing Countries

University of Mississippi School of Law

A symposium exploring aviation legal capacity building in developing countries.

22 March - 3 April 2009

48th Session of the UN Legal Subcommittee of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space and the IISL Board of Directors Annual Meeting

Vienna Austria

15 - 17 March 2009

International Institute of Space Law Board of Directors Annual Meeting

Paris, France


5 - 6 Feb 2009

12th Annual FAA Commercial Space Transportation Conference

Arlington, VA

Prof. Joanne Gabrynowicz spoke on the topic, "Legal Implications of Granting On-orbit licensing authority."

28 Jan 2009

ABA 2009 Update Conference

Ritz Carlton Hotel Washington, VA

Space Law and the Intersection of Two Administrations

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Spring 2009

UM Space Law Students Partner with MIT Engineering Students on Project

A semester-long collaboration between University of Mississippi space law students and Massachusetts Institute of Technology engineering students helped prepare both groups for the challenges they will face in space-related careers.

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