2. Annual Meetings
  3. APRSAF-22
  4. Meeting Details


Meeting Details

Group Photo


December 1-4, 2015


Discovery Kartika Plaza Hotel
Jl. Kartika Plaza PO BOX 1012 | South Kuta 80361 Bali, Indonesia
Bali, Indonesia


Sharing Solutions through Synergy in Space


Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of Indonesia (RISTEK-DIKTI)
National Institute of Aeronautics and Space (LAPAN)
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan (MEXT)
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)

APRSAF-22 will be also supported by the following organizations:

Province of Bali, Indonesia
Office of National Space Policy, Cabinet Office, Government of Japan
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA)
Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC)
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan (MAFF)
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT)
Ministry of the Environment (MOE)
Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA)
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)

Overall Schedule of APRSAF-22

Dates Event Venue
28-29 November 2015 Water Rocket Event Hotel Oranjje
30 November 2015 SAFE Workshop Discovery Kartika Plaza Hotel
Kibo-ABC Workshop
Sentinel Asia Tsunami Working Group Session
1-4  December 2015 APRSAF-22
- Dec. 1-2
  Working Group Session
- Dec. 3-4
  Plenary Session
Discovery Kartika Plaza Hotel
Poster Contest
1 December 2015 New Cooperation Session Discovery Kartika Plaza Hotel
2 December 2015 Welcome Reception Bali Art Centre
4 December 2015 Cultural Tour Pura Luhur Uluwatu and Kecak Dance

The Plenary Session of APRSAF-22 will be held from 3 to 4 December 2015. The General Co-chairs are:

Prof. Dr. Thomas Djamaluddin,
Chairman, National Institute of Aeronautics and Space of Indonesia (LAPAN)
Mr. Akinori Mori,
Deputy Director General, Research and Development Bureau, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan (MEXT)

Prior to the Plenary Session, the following Working Group sessions will take place from 1 to 2 December 2015 in parallel. The Concept Notes of four Working Groups and Initiatives are detailed in Appendix-A of the 2nd Announcement and the following site at http://www.aprsaf.org/annual_meetings/aprsaf22/working_groups.php.
The Working Group Co-chairs are as below:

Space Applications Working Group (SAWG):
Dr. Orbita Roswintiarti Deputy Chairman for Remote Sensing Affairs, LAPAN
Mr. Norimasa Ito Senior Engineer, Satellite Applications and Operations Center, JAXA
Space Technology Working Group (STWG):
Dr. Rika Andiarti Deputy Chairman for Aerospace Technology Affairs, LAPAN
Mr. Yasuo Nakamura Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, JAXA
Space Environment Utilization Working Group (SEUWG):
Ms. Clara Y. Yatini Director, Space Science Center, LAPAN
Mr. Jun Gomi Director, Management and Integration Department, Human Spaceflight Technology Directorate, JAXA
Space Education Working Group (SEWG):
Mr. Agus Hidayat Director, Cooperation and Public Relations Bureau, LAPAN
Mr. Nozomu Sakuraba Director, Space Education Center, JAXA

Welcome Reception

A reception will be organized and hosted by LAPAN at Bali Art Centre on Wednesday evening, 2 December 2015 to welcome the participants of the APRSAF-22. Please refer to Appendix-C for details. The exact time to depart for the reception venue will be announced in due course.

APRSAF Activities

Sentinel Asia Initiative Tsunami Working Group Session

<Contact for further information>:
Mr. Takehisa Chiba
TEL: +81-50-3362-3403  FAX:+81-3-5209-3208 E-mail:chiba.takehisajaxa.jp

SAFE Initiative Workshop

<Contact for further information>:
Mr. Ko Hamamoto
TEL: +81-50-3362-7938 FAX: +81-29-868-2961 E-mail: hamamoto.kojaxa.jp

Kibo-ABC Initiative Workshop

<Contact for further information>:
Ms. Yoshimi Osada
TEL : +81-50-3362-3387 FAX : +81-29-868-3950 E-mail: Kibo-ABCaprsaf.org

New Cooperation Session
  • Date:1 December 2015
  • Venue:Discovery Kartika Plaza Hotel

<Contact for further information>:
APRSAF Secretariat E-mail: aprsaf22aprsaf.org FAX: +81-3-5209-3205

We are interested in exploring opportunities for further space related cooperation through the framework of APRSAF. With this view, we would like to provide an opportunity for making a presentation to those who have proposals on new cooperation ideas that are not currently addressed in any of APRSAF working groups.
For the details of the New Cooperation Session at APRSAF-21 in 2014, please visit :

Water Rocket Event
  • Co-organizers: LAPAN and JAXA
  • Date:28-29 November 2015
  • Venue:Hotel Oranjje
    Jl. Hayam Wuruk no. 302, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia 80231

- Outline
- Rules for Launch Competition

Poster Contest
  • Theme:“Careers in Space”
  • Co-organizers: LAPAN and JAXA
  • Date:1-4 December 2015
  • Venue:Discovery Kartika Plaza Hotel

<Contact for further information on the Poster Contest and the Water Rocket Event>:
Mr. Takaaki Okano, JAXA Space Education Center
TEL: +81-50-3362-6438 FAX: +81-42-759-8612
E-mail: z-kokusaiedu.jaxa.jp

- Rules

APRSAF-22 Exhibition
  • Date:1-4 December 2015
  • Venue:Discovery Kartika Plaza Hotel
  • Exhibition Fee:Please see Appendix- F
  • Due date:20 October 2015

Please send the completed application form to:
Mr. Tetsu Itano, APRSAF-22 Secretariat
E-mail: aprsaf22aprsaf.org FAX : +81-3-5469-5592

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

*Exhibitors must register for APRSAF-22. Registration for APRSAF-22 is free. Please go to

7th Multi-GNSS Asia (MGA) Conference

<Contact for further information>:
Dr. Kazutoshi Satoh
TEL : +81-50-3362-7163 FAX : +81-29-868-5987 E-mail: wsmultignss.asia

APRSAF Side Events

Four side events will be held during APRSAF-22. Please refer http://www.aprsaf.org/annual_meetings/aprsaf22/side_events.php for details concerning each event, such as date and time, venue, registration, etc.

Points of Contact for APRSAF-22

If you have any inquiries concerning APRSAF-22, please contact:
Ms. Mami Sasamura
APRSAF-22 Secretariat, c/o Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)
ochanomizu sola city, 4-6 Kandasurugadai, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-8008, Japan
E-mail: aprsaf22aprsaf.org or FAX: +81-3-5209-3205