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Space Cafè Radio – on tour in Prague – with Dr. Namrata Goswami

Image of Dr. Namrata Goswami; courtesy of Marsh McLennan.

In this Space Café Radio – SpaceWatch.Global Senior Editor and Space Cafè Italy Host Dr. Emma Gatti spoke with Dr. Namrata Goswami, an independent scholar on space policy and Great Power Politics. Dr. Goswami  is a Faculty Associate at the Thunderbird School of Global Management, Arizona State University. She is also a consultant for Space Fund Intelligence and a guest lecturer at the seminar on “India Today: Economics, Politics, Innovation & Sustainability”.

Emma met Namrata during the 6th PSSI Space Security Conference, held in Prague from the 19th to the 21st of June 2022.  Together, they discussed about the  rise of China’s Space program, their strategic view of the Moon, their alliance with Russia and what the US could and should do to remain in a position of advantage.

Here some highlights of the interview:

0:00 Space Cafe Radio – on tour in Prague – with Namrata Goswami

1:09 China’s Strategic Culture and its implication for Space

2:12 China’s Three Pillars: Space, AI and Robotics

5:01 China’s 2015 change of leadership: from technocracy to militar supremacy

7:16 China’s Moon Conquest: a different mindset

8:21 China’s Compellence Policy

10:11 China and Russia Strategic Partnership

Space Cafè Radio brings you talks, interviews and reports from the team of SpaceWatchers while out on the road. Each episode has a specific topic, unique content and a personal touch. Enjoy the show and let us know your thoughts at [email protected]!



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