As you might know, Luxembourg recently introduced a new legal framework to enable space mining. Luxembourg is the second country after the United States to set such legal framework.
As an EPFL alumni you are warmly welcomed to a conference on this subject. Your friends interested in this topic are also welcomed.
The conference is organized by the association of former Luxembourgish students in French-speaking Switzerland (http://www.fs2.lu).
The conference will take place on Thursday, March 22nd 2018 at the Athénée de Luxembourg in room S206. The conference will be held in English. Here is the agenda:
18:00-18:30 Overview of “spaceresources.lu“, Luxembourg’s initiative to promote the peaceful exploration and sustainable utilization of space resources, Mathias Link, Deputy Director of Space Affairs, Ministry of the Economy
18:30-18:50 Explanations on “ispace”, a Japanese and Luxembourgish company targeting the utilization of lunar resources, Kyle Acierno, Managing Director, ispace Europe SA
18:50 Questions and Answers
No registration is needed.