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Space Technology Working Group

ST WG proposed outline (PDF)

Dr. V. K. Dadhwal (National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC) of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), India)
Mr. Yasuo Nakamura (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Japan)

<Day 1>   December 2, 2014

Time Title Speakers
Opening Session
9:00-9:05 Remarks by the Co-Chair Dr. V. K. Dadhwal
National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC), ISRO, India
9:05-9:10 Remarks by the Co-Chair Mr. Yasuo Nakamura
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Japan
9:10-9:15 General Introduction and Guidance of STWG Co-chairs
9:15-9:20 Adoption of the Agenda Co-chairs
Small Satellites - 1
9:20-9:40 Trends in Smallsatellite Technologies and Applications Dr. Takashi Hiramatsu
Japan Association for Satellite Technology Cooperation (JASTC)
9:40-10:00 100kg-class small satellite with compact X-band synthetic aperture radar Prof. Hirobumi Saito
Institute of Space and Astronautical Science (ISAS), JAXA
10:00-10:20 International Collaboration on Developing of Microwave Sensors onboard UAV and Microsatellites Prof. Josaphat Tetuko Sri Sumantyo
Center for Environmental Remote Sesing (CEReS), Chiba University
10:20-10:40 Flight Model Development and Integlation Test of the Micro-satellite TSUBAME Prof. Saburo Matunaga & Mr. Masanori Matsushita
Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
10:40-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-11:20 Earth Observation Satellite Development in ASEAN
Countries: Facts and Reasons
Mr. Robertus Heru Triharjanto
National Institute of Aeronautics and Space (LAPAN), Indonesia
11:20-11:40 UNIFORM project and UNIFORM-1 satellite Prof. Hiroaki Akiyama
Wakayama University, Japan
11:40-12:00 United Nations Basic Space Technology Initiative Dr. Werner Rudolf Balogh
United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA)
12:00-13:30 Lunch Break
Small Satellites - 2
13:30-13:50 The RISING-2 micro-satellite as a pilot program for future multispectral remote-sensing by micro-satellites Prof. Junichi Kurihara
Hokkaido University, Japan
13:50-14:10 JAXA's Launch Opportunities for Small Satellite
Mr. Tatsuto Komiyama
New Enterprise Promotion Center, JAXA, Japan
14:10-14:30 ISRO's Launch Opportunities for Small Satellite
Dr. V. K. Dadhwal
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), India
Engineering Management
14:30-14:50 Project Management / Systems Engineering in JAXA Dr. Takanori Iwata
Chief Engineer Office, JAXA, Japan
14:50-15:10 Recent Improvement and Promotion Activities on JAXA Spacecraft Design Standards System Mr. Masayuki Ikeuchi
Safety and Mission Assurance Department, JAXA, Japan
15:10-15:30 Coffee Break
Space Debris Mitigation
15:30-15:50 Debris Mitigation Guidelines Dr. Akira Kato
Safety and Mission Assurance Department, JAXA, Japan
15:50-16:10 An Update on Space Activities in Australia Dr. Naomi Mathers
Australian National University, Australia
16:10-16:30 Studies on Active Space Debris Removal at JAXA Ms. Satomi Kawamoto
Aerospace Research and Development Directorate, JAXA
16:30-16:50 An application for conjunction handling, assessment and risk management Ms. Melissa Savage Honaker
Analytical Graphics, Inc., USA
16:50-17:00 Summary of Day 1

<Day 2>   December 3, 2014

Time Title Speakers
Opening Session for Day-2
9:00-9:05 Report of the Day 1 Co-chairs
Small Satellites - 3
9:05-9:25 Review of satellite development programs in Vietnam National Space Center Dr. Le Xuan Huy
Vietnam National Satellite Center (VNSC), Vietnam
Ground Infrastructure
9:25-9:45 Development of Small Satellite Ground Station and Operation of “SOCRATES” Mr. Hiroaki Miyata
Advanced Engineering Services Co., Ltd. (AES), Japan
9:45-10:05 Introduction of Activities at Centre for Nano-satellite Testing Prof. Mengu Cho & Prof. John Polansky
Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
10:05-10:25 Ground Infra Development of Geo-KOMPSAT 2A Meteorological satellite system in Korea Dr. Ho-Jin Lee
ETRI, Republic of Korea
Advanced Technologies - 1
10:25-10:45 Space Application of SOI-SOC Processor Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Japan
10:45-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-11:20 JAXA's Technology Demonstration Satellite SDS-4:
Operation results over two years
Mr. Yoshiyuki Miura
Aerospace Research and Development Directorate, JAXA
11:20-11:40 NEC EO Satellite System Package
-Integrated Solution for Various Applications-
Mr. Toshiaki Ogawa
NEC Corporation, Japan
11:40-12:00 Modular Building Blocks and their Potential Mr. Joerg Kreisel
JKIC, Germany
12:00-12:20 Space Business Activities and Technologies Mr. Eiichi Sakai
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Japan
12:20-13:30 Lunch Break
Advanced Technologies - 2
13:30-13:50 Cutting-edge technology of Japan (TBD) Dr. Yuya Nakamura
Axelspace Corporation, Japan
Capacity-Building for Space Technology Development
13:50-14:10 International cooperation in capacity-building efforts on space development and utilization Mr. Hirota Tani, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and
Technology of Japan (MEXT)
14:10-14:30 TURKSAT-4A &TURKSAT-4B Satellites Direct Participation Program Mr. Fatih Ayhan
TURKSAT A.S., Republic of Turkey
14:30-14:50 Training programme at CSSTEAP in India Dr. V. K. Dadhwal
Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific (CSSTEAP), United Nations / India
14:50-15:10 Introduction to UNISEC-Global Ms. Rei Kawashima
UNISEC-Global, Japan
15:10-15:30 Coffee Break
Wrap-up of the STWG