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Meeting Details

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Date: December 11-14, 2012
Place: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Theme: Enriching the Quality of Life through Innovative Space Programs

Date

December 11-14, 2012

Venue

Berjaya Times Square Hotel
1 Jalan Imbi, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Organizers

  • Malaysia:Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI)
    National Space Agency (ANGKASA)
  • Japan:Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan (MEXT)
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)
  • APRSAF-19 will be also supported by the following organizations:
  • Office of National Space Policy, Cabinet Office, Government of Japan
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA)

Overall Schedule of APRSAF-19

DateEventVenue
11-14 December 2012 APRSAF-19 Berjaya Times Square Hotel
12 December 2012 Welcome Reception Berjaya Times Square Hotel
14 December 2012 Cultural Tour Putrajaya area

APRSAF-19 Side Events

DateEventVenue
8-9 December 2012 Water Rocket Event National Planetarium
10 December 2012 Colloquium on Astronomy from
ISS Kibo
National Planetarium
10 December 2012 SAFE Workshop Berjaya Times Square Hotel
11 December 2012 Kibo-ABC Workshop Berjaya Times Square Hotel
11-14 December 2012 Poster Contest Berjaya Times Square Hotel
11-14 December 2012 APRSAF-19 Exhibition Berjaya Times Square Hotel

Welcome Reception

A reception will be organized on Wednesday evening, 12 December 2012, to be jointly hosted by
MOSTI, ANGKASA and MEXT to welcome the participants of the APRSAF-19. The exact time
and venue of the reception will be announced in due course.

Cultural Tour

Destination: Putrajaya
Date: Friday, 14 December 2012
Time :
14:30 - 19:00
15:00 - Departure from Berjaya Times Square Hotel to Putrajaya
16:00 - Presentation by Putrajaya guided tour officer and refreshments
17:00 - Guided tour around Putrajaya
19:00 - Back to Berjaya Times Square Hotel

The tour will include visits to the following places:
Perdana Putra, Parks of Putrajaya, Seri Perdana, Melawati Palace, Mosques of Putrajaya, Putra
Square, Bridges of Putrajaya, Putrajaya Lake, Putrajaya International Convention Centre
(PICC), Pride of Putrajaya
*Limit of participants:88

 

Overview:
This cultural tour will bring us to Putrajaya, a model township that has been constructed with
detailed planning, innovative urban design and great respect for the environment. It is a city with a
vision that also promises to keep the nation's heritage for the country's present and future
generations. Its beautifully landscaped roads and parks as well as modern buildings are clearly
reflected in the theme "City in a Garden"


As for more details the Cultural Tour, please see the second announcement Appendix-C

APRSAF-19 Side Events

Water Rocket Event

Co-organizers: ANGKASA, MOSTI and JAXA
Date: 8-9 December 2012
Venue: National Planetarium
Lot 53, Jalan Perdana
50480 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Tel: +60-3-2273 4303; Fax: +60-3-2273 5488
Website: www.angkasa.gov.my/planetarium

Water Rocket Event Launch Site:
SMK Putrajaya Presint 18(1)
Jalan P18, Presint 18, 62150 Putrajaya, Malaysia
Tel: +60-3-8890 5420; Fax: +60-3-8890 5421

Reference:

Outline
Rules for Launch Competition

Poster Contest

Theme: "Friends in Space"
Co-organizers: MOSTI, ANGKASA and JAXA
Date: 11-14 December 2012
Venue: Berjaya Times Square Hotel

Contact for further information on the Poster Contest and the Water Rocket Event:
Ms. Yayoi Miyagawa, JAXA Space Education Center
Tel: +81-50-3362-7590
Fax: +81-42-759-8612
Email: z-kokusaiedu.jaxa.jp

 

More information on the Water Rocket Event and Poster Contest will be made available in due
course. Please check the APRSAF website (http://www.aprsaf.org) for any updates.

Colloquium on Astronomy from ISS Kibo

Date: 10 December 2012

Additional information to be provided in due course.

SAFE Workshop

Date: 10 December 2012
Venue: Berjaya Times Square Hotel
Reference: http://www.eorc.jaxa.jp/SAFE/


Contact for further information:
Mr. Tomoyuki Nukui
TEL : +81-50-3362-4116
FAX : +81-29-868-2961
Email: nukui.tomoyukijaxa.jp

Kibo-ABC(Asian Beneficial Collaboration through Kibo Utilization) Workshop

Date: 11 December 2012
Venue: Berjaya Times Square Hotel


Contact for further information:
Mr. Kazuhiro Miyazaki
TEL : +81-50-3362-6369
FAX : +81-29-868-3956
Email: miyazaki.kazuhirojaxa.jp

APRSAF-19 Exhibition

Date: 11 - 14 December 2012
Venue: Berjaya Times Square Hotel
Reference: Please see Appendix- D


To participate in APRSAF-19 Exhibition, please contact:
Mr. Ahmad Ammar Ahmad Termizi
TEL : +603-3180-4377
Email: aprsaf19angkasa.gov.my

*As the number of booths that can be accommodated at the Exhibision is limited to 10,
the participation is accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.


*Exhibitors must register for APRSAF-19 at
https://secure.mediatelier.com/aprsaf19/registration.html (APRSAF registration is free.) .

For further details, please see the second announcement AppendixD

Points of Contact for APRSAF-19

Participants from Malaysia should contact the local point of contact mentioned below to obtain more information concerning their participation.
For Participants from Malaysia:

If you have any inquiries concerning the APRSAF-19, please contact:
Mr. Ahmad Ammar Bin Ahmad Termizi
Malaysia Space Centre, National Space Agency (ANGKASA)
Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation
Lot 2233, Jalan Turi, Sungai Lang, 42700 Banting, Selangor, MALAYSIA.
Phone : +60-3-3180-4377
Website URL : http://www.angkasa.gov.my
E-mail: aprsaf19angkasa.gov.my


For Participants from other countries:

If you have any inquiries concerning the APRSAF-19, please contact:
Ms. Azusa Sakamoto, APRSAF-19 Secretariat
c/o Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)
Marunouchi Kitaguchi Building,
1-6-5 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-8260, JAPAN
E-mail: aprsaf19aprsaf.org or FAX:+81-3-6266-6908

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