Moon Farside
IAA Moon Farside Negotiations


Moon Farside Negotiations

IAA Symposium
Saturday, October 19th, 2019,
09h00 – 13h00

Room 143C, Walter E. Washington Convention Center,
801 Mount Vernon Place, NW, WASHINGTON DC, 20001.
Metro: Mount Vernon Square (green & yellow lines)




Tentative PROGRAM



8:30 – 9:00 Registration of Participants


9:00 – 9:10 Welcome to Participants, Jean-Michel Contant, IAA Secretary General IAA-MF19-01

9:10 – 9:20 Welcome Address, Jan Woerner, ESA Director General IAA-MF19-02

9:20 – 9:50 Twenty Years of IAA Studies to Protect the Moon Farside Radio-Noise-Free Environment IAA-MF19-03
Claudio Maccone, IAA Director for Scientific Space Exploration

9:50 – 10:20 China’s Queqiao and Chang’e 4 space missions to the Moon Farside IAA-MF19-04
Wu Weiren, Chief Designer of China’s Lunar Exploration Missions

10:20 – 10:40 The Breakthrough Listen Search for Extraterrestrial Technologies IAA-MF19-05
Andrew Siemion, Director, Breakthrough Listen, University of California at Berkeley

10:40 – 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 – 11:20 Open Debate among the Participants about the Presentations held in the morning IAA-MF19-06
All Participants

11:20 – 11:40 Moon Village Association (MVA) Activity IAA-MF19-07
Giuseppe Reibaldi, President, Moon Village Association

11:40 – 12:00 Lunar Farside: from Recent to Upcoming Probes and Activities IAA-MF19-08
Bernard Foing, Executive Director, International Lunar Exploration Working Group

12:00 – 12:20 Moon Farside 2019 DECLARATION IAA-MF19-09
Claudio Maccone and All Participants

12:20 GROUP PHOTOGRAPH OF PARTICIPANTS TAKEN