Collaborating institutions and program committee

Collaborating institutions

The 2015 Manfred Lachs Conference is organized by the McGill University Institute of Air and Space Law (IASL) and the Centre for Research in Air and Space Law (CRASL) in close collaboration with the following institutions. 

Astrosociology Research Institute (ARI)
Astrosociology Research Institute
Canadian Space Commerce Association (CSCA)
Canadian Space Commerce Association

China Institute of Space law
The Global Space Institute (GSI), Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
Global Space Institute
International Institution of Aerospace Engineering and Management (IIAEM), Jain University, Bangalore, India
Int'l Institution of Aerospace Engineering & Management
International Association for the Advancement of Space Safety (IAASS)
Int'l Assoc. for the Advancement of Space Safety
Space Institute for Research on Innovative Uses of Satellites (SIRIUS), France
Space Institute for Research on Innovative Uses of Satellites
Space Policy, Elsevier, The United Kingdom
Space Policy, Elsevier
International Institute of Space Law (IISL)
Int'l Institute of Space Law
National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS), Bangalore, India
National Institute of Advanced Studies
Secure World Foundation (SWF)
Secure World Foundation
Space Policy Institute (George Washington U.)
Space Policy Institute


Conference program committee

Jimena Blumenkron, ICAO, Canada

Paul Dempsey, McGill-IASL, Canada

Niklas Hedman, Office for Outer Space Affairs, UN Office at Vienna

Ram Jakhu, McGill-IASL, Canada (Chair)

Scott Madry, Global Space Institute, United States

Yaw Nyampong, Pan-African University, Ethiopia

Joseph Pelton, Arthur C. Clarke Foundation, United States

Lucien Rapp, SIRIUS, France

Tommaso Sgobba, IAASS, The Netherlands

Michael Simpson, Secure World Foundation, United States

Charles Stotler, McGill-IASL, United States

Jinyuan Su, McGill-IASL and Xi’an Jiaotong University, China