Past Events - 2011

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1 Dec

6th Galloway Symposium on Critical Issues in Space Law

Cosmos Club, Washington D.C.

This year's symposium was titled "A Comparative Look at National Space Laws and Their International Implications."

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

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

3-7 Oct.

62nd International Astronautical Congress, 54th Colloquium on the International Law of Outer Space, and IISL Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court World Finals

Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town, South Africa

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11 - 12 Oct.

Guest Lecture at Center for System Studies at the University of Alabama - Hunstville

University of Alabama, Hunstville, AL

Center Director, Prof. Joanne Irene Gabrynowicz, was a guest lecturer for the course Space Policy in the 21st Century: Issues, Analysis, & Implications. The topic was Globalization and Multilateralism in Space.

14 September

4th Symposium on Critical Issues in Aviation Law

University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford, MS

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7 September

Journal of Space Law Student Interest Meeting

Location: National Center for Remote Sensing, Air, and Space Law

Purpose: To discuss student participation on the Journal of Space Law and student research projects.

Poster

7 June

The Future of Commercial Space Law and Regulation

Jones Day, Washington, D.C

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16 - 20 May

US-China Student Space Law Research Symposium

Meaghan Hill 3L, Anna South 1L, and Whitney Warrington 3L traveled with Prof. Gabrynowicz to the Beijing Institute of Technology School of Law (BIT) and the Harbin Institute School of Law (HIT) for the second US-China Student Space Law Research Symposium. The students were selected through an anonymous, competitive process for which National Center for Remote Sensing, Air, and Space Law at the University of Mississippi School of Law (Center) received many applications.

Last year's symposium was hosted at the Center in Mississippi and consisted of top students from BIT and HIT and the Center.

16 April

IISL Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Tournament, North American Regional

Georgetown University Law School, Washington, D.C.

The National Center For Remote Sensing, Air, and Space Law fielded a team consisting of of 3L Erik Lundin, 3L Jeanne Macksound, and 2L Ryan Noble.

28 March - 8 April

50th Session of the Legal Subcommittee of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space

United Nations Office For Outer Space Affairs, Vienna, Austria

Prof. Gabrynowicz presented at the International Institute of Space Law (IISL) and European Centre for Space Law (ECSL) Space Law Symposium 2011.

Prof. Gabrynowicz's presentation was titled Legal implications for delimitation of airspace and outer space.

9 - 10 Mar

National Research Council Orbital Debris Workshop

Fairfax, Virginia

23 Feb

Forum on Air & Space Law Update Conference

Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Washington, D.C.

2 Feb

Reception for Dr. Wang Guoyu

A lunch reception for the 2011-2012 Visiting Scholar, Dr. Wang Guoyu was held at the Center's main suite, on Wednesday 2 Feb. Dr. Wang is the deputy dean of Space Law Institute and lecturer, Beijing Institute of Technology and will be with the Center for the calendar year.

26 Jan

Girl Scout Visit

On Wednesday, 26 January 2011, Girl Scouts from local troops visited the National Center for Remote Sensing, Air and Space Law to complete their Aerospace badges. The girls joined in activities and listened to presentations by the Center's Faculty, Staff and Students as well as a guest presentation by Mr. John Graham highlighting the achievements of women in the aerospace field.

Upon completing all the necessary steps, the girls were presented their aerospace badges by the Dean of the Law School, Dean Gershon.