Joint 3rd IAA Latin American Symposium on Small Satellites and 5th IAA Latin American CubeSat Workshop

Brasilia, Brazil
Joint 3rd IAA Latin American Symposium on Small Satellites and 5th IAA Latin American CubeSat Workshop07-10 November 2022
Intro 3rd LASSS & 5th LACW 2022
Joint 3rd IAA Latin American Symposium on Small Satellites and 5th IAA Latin American CubeSat Workshop

Space technology is an important part of the sustained development strategy for the nations. It has an undeniable impact on our societies and helps improve the quality of life of the people around the world thanks to it enabling telecommunications, improving the planning and public services provision, providing enhanced emergencies management, and allowing environmental protection, among many others.

The IAA Latin American CubeSat Workshop and the IAA Latin American Symposium on Small Satellites bring a unique opportunity to discuss and talk about CubeSats and SmallSats technologies, which have a remarkable momentum in the space industry worldwide. Let’s share experiences and knowledge on space matters among professionals, researchers, students, and companies from the Region and around the world!

The event will cover technical novelties and tutorial overviews on CubeSat and small satellites related topics including but not limited to:

Specific to Small Satellites
– SSs Interplanetary Missions
– Worldwide SSs Missions
– Latin American SSs missions
– SSs subsystems’ developments
– Distributed Architectures

Specific to CubeSats
– CubeSat innovative missions and applications
– CubeSats future payloads and experiments
– CubeSat in-orbit experience
– Technical novelties on PocketQubeSat, BalloonSat, TubeSat, CanSat and other standards

SSs and CubeSats
– Qualification and testing
– Remote sensing and Earth observation
– Launch opportunities
– Space debris
– Ground segment and stations network
– Deep space missions
– University satellite missions
– Developments in propulsion systems
– Developments in Orbit Determination and Navigation

Authors are invited to submit a one-page extended abstract (max 400 words), in English, by 15 June 2022

Manuscripts will be accepted based on the quality of the extended abstract, the originality of the work and/or ideas, and the anticipated interest in the proposed subject. Submissions that are based on experimental results, current data, or reports on ongoing missions are especially encouraged. During the reviewing process, the works will be selected for presentation in oral or poster sessions, according to their relevance.

All papers must be submitted online through It is recommended to proof read the paper before submission.

The deadline for the complete manuscript submission is by 15 September 2022.

The complete manuscript must be written in English, and must contain the paper title, the author names, their corresponding affiliation, postal and e-mail addresses. The paper shall be prepared using the conference format.

Please note that the presenting author of each accepted paper has to register to the event.



07-10 November 2022 Workshop
15 June 2022 Extended Abstract Submission
15 June 2022 Tutorial Proposal
30 June 2022 Acceptance Notification
15 September 2022 Full Paper Submission Deadline
30 September 2022 Camera Ready
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Sandau Rainer
IAA Technical Director
Jean-Michel Contant
Contant Jean-Michel
IAA Secretary General
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