Third Manfred Lachs International Conference on NewSpace Commercialization and the Law

The Manfred Lachs International Conference on Global Space Governance will be held March 16-17, 2015, at the headquarters of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), in downtown Montreal, Canada.

In this section, you will find:

You can also download the complete conference program [.pdf]

Hotels: For a list of hotels in proximity to ICAO Headquarters, visit the ICAO website at and request the ICAO preferential rates.

Useful Information for Delegates: For Procedures and Resource Guide for ICAO Headquarters visit

Would you like to attend the ICAO/UNOOSA 2015 Aerospace Symposium?

McGill Institute of Air and Space is pleased to co-sponsor the International Civil Aviation Organization/United Nations Office of Outer Space Affairs (ICAO/UNOOSA) Aerospace Symposium, which will bring together for the first time both aviation and space communities from around the globe to explore existing regulations and practices as well as safety management and systems engineering methods with regard to civil aviation, suborbital flights and developments in space transportation.

The Symposium is to be held from 18 to 20 March 2015, back-to-back with the 3rd Manfred Lachs Conference. For detailed information about this Symposium and to pre-register online visit:

A Special Registration Fee of $145.00US is offered to all participants of the Manfred Lachs Conference to attend this Symposium. Pre-register online on WWW.SHOWREG.NET and select the category “Academics” under section A: Membership and follow the steps.

Questions: If you have questions or require additional conference information, please contact Maria D’Amico at 514-398‑5095, email maria.damico [at]

A request for continuing legal education accreditation hours will be made to the Quebec Bar.