This Space Café WebTalk will feature Prof. Pascale Ehrenfreund, President of the International Space University, in conversation with Torsten Kriening, publisher of SpaceWatch.Global.
A conversation with the new ISU president – live from the Space Tech Expo in Bremen.
Pascale Ehrenfreund is the President of the International Space University and Research Professor of Space Policy and International Affairs at the Space Policy Institute/George Washington University in Washington DC. She is also the President of the International Astronautical Federation IAF and Visiting Professor at Leiden Observatory. Over the past three decades, she has contributed as Principal Investigator, Co-Investigator and Teamleader to ESA and NASA astronomy and planetary missions as well as experiments in low Earth orbit and on the International Space Station. Pascale Ehrenfreund was the Chair of the Executive Board of the German Aerospace Center (DLR) between 2015-2020 and the President of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) from 2013-2015. She holds a Master degree in Molecular Biology, a PhD in Astrophysics, and a Master degree in Management & Leadership. She is the author and co-author of more than 300 publications and editor of 12 books. The asteroid “9826 Ehrenfreund 2114 T-3” bears her name.
The audience will have an opportunity to ask questions in dialogue with Prof. Pascale Ehrenfreund.
SpaceWatch.Global is a Switzerland-based digital magazine and portal for those interested in space and the far-reaching impact of the space sector.
This Space Café WebTalk will be conducted in English on 16 November 2021 at 4 pm CET.
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