Space Technology Event in Costa Rica

The third edition of the UN Workshop on Space Technology will be held in San Jose, from 7th to 11th of March 2016.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Taking part in the event are professionals from space agencies, astronauts and representatives of academia and research, and companies linked to the global aerospace sector.

The event, called Human Space Initiative (HSTi) which is being led by the United Nations, will be held at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Sabana Norte, San Jose.

At this meeting, known as HSTi , issues will be addressed such as national and international space programs; microgravity; space industry and the private sector; application of technology in environmental issues and natural disasters, as well as the future of exploration beyond Earth. reports that "... Previously, two editions of the HSTi workshop were held, one in Malaysia in 2011, and one in China, in 2013. Costa Rica was chosen to host the third edition. "

More information can be found on " Human Space Technology Initiative ".

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