“Space is the next frontier of business growth set to propel the national economy for the next 50 years. The Space Economic Zone in Masdar City is an exciting milestone in our strategy to create a competitive private sector, build national capabilities, promote public-private partnerships..."
In one paper published on Friday, a group of researchers led by Okayama University in western Japan said they had discovered "amino acids and other organic matter that could give clues to the origin of life on Earth."
SpaceOps 2023 will bring together world-class scientists, practitioners, engineers and leaders in the space industry to discuss the latest research, state-of-the-art technologies and innovations in the space sector.
With 100 member states, the Committee on The Peaceful Uses of Outer Space is one of the largest UN committees and plays a major role in governing the exploration and use of space for the benefit of all humanity.
Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed and Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid expressed their pride in the new achievement and wished Omran Sharaf success in his new role and noted UAE’s contributions to the space sector.
The Abu Dhabi Space Debate, which will run from Dec.5 to 7, is organised by the UAE Space Agency with the participation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and the Ministry of Defence.
Mohamed Bin Zayed congratulated the Emirati people on Al Neyadi’s selection for the mission, noting that the UAE has become the 11th country in history to participate in a long-term mission to space.
With a growing number of young nations and the proliferation of private sector players developing space capabilities, the need for international co-operation and collaboration in the development of the space sector has never been more pressing. That’s the message behind a new global forum taking place later this year: the Abu Dhabi Space Debate.
The exclusive event has attracted nearly 400 guests, including students and space enthusiasts from across the city, who have already registered to attend.