IAA Meetings

IAA Meetings - Overview

The International Academy of Astronautics regularly organizes technical meetings of:

  • Standing Committees,
  • Permanent Committees,
  • Study Groups,
  • Commissions,
  • Program Committees,
  • and more.
IAA Spring Meetings
March 2024

2024 IAA Spring meetings

All meetings are at Paris time.

Online meetings:
Monday 11 March 2024
14h00-16h00 Commission 5 Chair Didier Alary (France)

17h00-19h00 Commission 1 Chair Gerhard Schwehm (Germany)

Tuesday 12 March 2024
14h00-16h00 Commission 4 Chair Paolo Gasbarri (Italy)

17h00-19h00 Commission 3 Chair Yury Razoumny (Russia)

Wednesday 13 March 2024
14h00-16h00 Commission 2 Chair Antonios Kyparos (Greece)
17h00-19h00 Commission 6 Chair Olga Bannova (USA)

Thursday 14 March 2024
15h00-17h00 IAA Scientific Activities Committee (SAC) meeting Chair Ralph McNutt (by invitation only)
Hybrid meetings (Online & Face-to-Face):
IAA Office, 6 rue Galilée, 75116 Paris, France

Monday 25 March 2024
09h00-11h00 IAA Scientific Activities Committee (SAC) Chair Ralph McNutt (by invitation only)
11h00-13h00 IAA History Committee Chair Otfried Liepack
11h00-12h00 IAA Finance Committee meeting Chair Shigeki Kinai (by invitation only)
14h00-17h00 IAA Publication & Communication Committee Chair Marius-Ioan Piso (by invitation only)
14h15-16h15 IAA Study Group 3.30 Space & its Utility in Forecasting & Mitigating Climate Change
17h00-18h30 IAA co-Editors Acta Astronautica Chair Rock Chern (USA) (by invitation only)
19h00-23h00 IAA Gala Dinner  (in advance registration required: deadline March 15, 2024)

Tuesday 26 March 2024 
09h00-12h00 Awards & Membership Committee Chair Chrysoula Kourtidou-Papadeli (by invitation only)
14h00-19h00 Board of Trustees Chair John Schumacher (by invitation only)

Wednesday 27 March 2024 
09h00-10h30 IAA Space Debris Committee  Chair Christophe Bonnal (by invitation only) New CAP Conference Center
15h00-17h00 IAA Study Group 4.27 Low cost highly autonomous (AI) small satellite constellation for deep space exploration Chair Yuichiro Nogawa



IAA Fall Meetings

Online meetings – Paris time
Monday 18 September 2023
14h-16h (Paris) Commission 5 (online meeting) (Arrigo/Alary/Lansard)
17h-19h (Paris) Commission 1 (online meeting) (Schwehm/Yano)

Tuesday 19 September 2023
14h-16h (Paris) Commission 4 (online meeting) (Laufer/Ovchinnikov)
17h-19h (Paris) Commission 3 (online meeting) (Genta)

Wednesday 20 September 2023
14h-16h (Paris) Commission 2 (online meeting) (Deng Yulin)
17h-19h (Paris) Commission 6 (online meeting) (Liepack/Bohlmann/Ramirez)

Thursday 21 September 2023
17h00-19h00 (Paris) IAA Scientific Activities Committee (SAC) meeting (by invitation only) (Piso/McNutt)


Face to face meetings – Baku time
IAA meetings on the occasion of the IAC in Baku, Azerbaijan

Saturday 30 September 2023
09h00-10h30 IAA Space Debris Committee (BCC) Balcony D1

Sunday 1 October 2023
09h00-12h00 IAA Academy Room: B4
12H15-13h15 IAA Lunch (in advance registration) Room B1-B2
13h30-14h30 IAA Regular Meeting Room: B4
14h45-17h00 IAA Academy Room: B4
15h30-16h30 Board of Trustees Room B7
18h00-18h45 Advisory Cttee on History Activities IAF/IAA/IISL (ACHA) (HAC) Room 8
19h00-22h30 IAA Gala Dinner: Mugam Club Restaurant

Monday 2 October 2023
16h00-18h00 IAA Global Study Team Meeting (BCC) Balcony D1

Tuesday 3 October 2023
13h30-15h00 IAA Study Group Meeting SG 4.26 (BCC) 15

Wednesday 4 October 2023
10h00-14h00 IAA SETI Permanent Committee Meeting (BCC) Balcony C1

Thursday 5 October 2023
12h00-14h00 IAA History Committee Meeting (BCC)Balcony D4

IAA Other Meetings

We will post any additional meetings when appropriate.