SPACE: THE POWER OF THE PAST, THE PROMISE OF THE FUTUREIAC – 70th International Astronautical Congress (CST Exhibiting)
Commercial Space Technologies was exhibiting at the 70th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), October 21th-25th 2019, Washington, D.C., USA
On 21 October 2019, the 70th International Astronautical Congress (IAC) of the International Astronautical Federation (IAF) opened its doors in Washington D.C., with the slogan ‘Space: The Power of the Past, the Promise of the Future’. While celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing, more than 6,300 visitors (according to the official announcement of IAF during a press conference) gathered at 150 exhibitor stands and attended approximately 200 plenary discussions, technical and scientific presentations to find out about current developments in spaceflight.
The IAC is dedicated to the future exploration of space, innovative technologies, the benefits of space research for society, international collaboration, space legislation and inspiring young people, as well as joint projects and missions. Close international cooperation is continuously being strengthened by the increasing number of nations and partnerships, as well as by commercial and private companies becoming more involved in the space sector.