Strategic Space Law Program at McGill - IASL, October 27-31, 2014
McGill University, in partnership with the University of Adelaide Law School, is offering the first-ever Strategic Space Law Program in Montreal, October 27-31, 2014. This program will provide a unique opportunity for lawyers and other professionals in the defense services, international relations, government, international organizations and other entities around the world to understand space law in a strategic context. It will run as a one-week, intensive, interdisciplinary, interactive workshop at McGill's Institute of Air and Space Law. For more information: Strategic Space Law Program 2014
MIAE Alumni Student Annie Wen Participates in the 2014 Air Race Classic from June 16-19
Montreal Flyers, a team of three young women pilots from McGill who will be taking part in the Air Race Classic (ARC) from June 16 – 19. ARC is an annual international women’s air rally covering over 2,400 miles in four days.
McGill Launches New Aerospace Engineering CREATE Program
Competitive Manufacuturing for the Aerospace Industry: Technology and Design, is spearheaded by the MIAE, in collaboration with CRIAQ. This training program will prepare graduate-level engineering students to step directly into industry from university research projects, thereby helping to maintain and expand Canada's strong presence in the global aerospace industry.
International Conference on Global Space Governance - May 29-31, 2014
See attached announcement for registration info: Global Space Governance
Kudos and Congratulations!
Congratulations go out to MIAE students Catherine Brière and Farzan Subhani -- winners of prestigious aerospace scholarships.
Catherine Brière (Mechanical Engineering) has won a prestigious American Helicopter Society (AHS) Vertical Flight Foundation (VFF) scholarship for the academic year 2013-2014. Catherine will be on-site to receive the VFF Charles H. Kaman Scholarship at the AHS 69th Annual Forum & Technology Display banquet in the Phoenix Convention Center on May 22nd, in Phoenix, Arizona. As per her letter of notification: "The Selection Committee chose the top applicants in each category to receive awards. Congratulations on being a winner in a highly competitive selection process!"
Farzan Subhani (Mechanical Engineering) has been awarded the 2012-2013 International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading (ISTAT) Annual Scholarship. As per his letter of notification: "The ISTAT Foundation Scholarship Committee found your achievements exemplary, and we are happy to name you as an ISTAT Foundation scholarship recipient. We believe you show great potential as a member of the aviation community and are pleased to assist you in your continuing education."