Wednesday 06 March
12:20 - 12:50 | Small Sats Theatre
Empowering innovation and ensuring regulation and collaboration in Space Situational Awareness (SSA)
Dive into the cutting-edge world of Space Situational Awareness (SSA) technologies. The session also highlights the significance of governance and regulatory laws. It will discuss the importance of SSA for tracking and understanding objects in the Earth’s orbit. It delves into initiatives like ESA’s zero space debris policy, SSR (Space Sustainability Rating), and the upcoming EU Space law. Explore the multifaceted contributions of SSA, from enhancing collision avoidance strategies to optimizing space mission planning. During the session, the emphasis will be laid on empowering innovation while ensuring a balance between technological advancements and regulatory frameworks, fostering collaboration to address the complex challenges of space exploration and satellite operations.