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EU - UN 40 Years Together in Vienna | Multilateralism at Work - EU - UNOOSA Cooperation

13/01/2020 - 10:08
Conference/seminarThematic series

Panel discussion showcasing examples of a successful cooperation








18:30 Welcome


Stephan Klement, EU Ambassador and Head of Delegation of the European Union to the International Organisations in Vienna:

"The EU as an actor in the multilateral arena"


Martin Selmayr, Head of the European Commission Representation in Austria:

"The EU Space Strategy"


18:35 The EU in Space and its Partnership with UNOOSA


Simonetta Di Pippo, Director, United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA): "UNOOSA's partnership with the EU; Past, Present and Future"


Carine Claeys, Special Envoy for Space / Head of the Space Task Force,
European External Action Service:

" EU and multilateralism in space"


18:45 Panel Discussion: How EU-UNOOSA cooperation contributes to the SDG and Multillateralism


Jolanda van Eijndthoven, Deputy Head of Unit for Space Policy, European Commission: "The EU Space Programme"


Sharafat Gadimova, Scientific Affairs Officer, UNOOSA:
"Introducing the International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG)"


Jorge Del Rio Vera, Scientific Affairs Officer, UNOOSA:
"Space for the SDGs: the role of Earth Observation and GNSS"


19.00 Discussion with the audience


20.00 Reception


21.00 Farewell


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