King of Sweden to inaugurate SpaceOps 2012 RSS

02 Apr 2012

H.M. King Carl XVI Gustaf will attend the opening ceremony of the SpaceOps 2012 conference in Stockholm, Sweden 11-15 June.

H.M. The KingThe conference is organized jointly by SSC and the German space agency DLR and will be arranged in the new venue Stockholm Waterfront Congress Centre.

SpaceOps attracts experts, managers, technologists and scientists from space agencies, space industries and academia. It is estimated that 600 delegates from all over the world will take part in SpaceOps 2012. The conference program comprises more than 300 presentations and there will also be a large exhibition. The theme of the conference, "For the benefit of our world", reflects the important role played by space technology in our daily lives and in research about the environment, climate and our future.

In connection with the conference, SSC will also arrange a Technical Conference Tour to Kiruna and SSC's Esrange Space Center.

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For more information, please contact
Media relations and media registrations: Anne Ytterskog, manager Corporate Communications, SSC,  e-mail, tel +46 8 627 63 18

Conference: Annika Benson, communications officer, SSC, and chair of the Local Organizing Committee, SpaceOps 2012, e-mail, tel +46 (0)8 627 62 51

SpaceOps 2012 is arranged by SSC and DLR with support from Congrex Sweden and the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA).

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