African Space Science and Technology: An Instrument for Development

Moderator: Dr Val Munsami, South African National Space Agency

Panelist: Mr Humbulani Mudau, South African National Space Agency

Panelist: Mr Dickson Adomako, Ghana Space Science and Technology Institute

Panelist: Ms Nomfoneko Mjaja, The Department of Trade and Industry

Panelist: Dr Ibrahim Mayaki, The New Partnership for Africa’s Development


 With the background of the adoption of the African Space Policy and Strategy a Panel experts will discuss the impact and potential of Space Science and Technology to contribute to an African developmental agenda. Panellists will incorporate examples from their own national programmes.