The similarities of Israel and India in space – Exploring the history and the future

Deganit talks about how Israel established the space programme and matured to having a strong industry today. We explore how India and Israel share several commonalities when it comes to space capabilities, missions and even challenges for the future.

Dr. Deganit Paikowsky is an expert on International Relations with a unique focus, and first-hand experience, in the interface between space and world politics. Over a period of 17 years, Dr. Paikowsky’s passion and research expertise enabled her to develop a comprehensive understanding of current and future trends of the global space market, as well as an intimate acquaintance with Israel’s space community in government, industry, and academia.… Click here to read the complete article

Godrej’s contributions to realising launch vehicle (Vikas) engines in India

Surendra Vaidya (Executive Vice President & Business Head, Godrej Aerospace) talks about how Godrej moved from being a consumer product manufacturer into supporting the ISRO in the space program to eventually realising over 150 engines contributing to over dozens of reliable launches.

Full profile of Mr. S M Vaidya – http://iitram.in/workshop/Bilateral_Workshop_Speaker_Profile%20of%20Mr%20%20S%20M%20Vaidya.pdf

Surendra Vaidya (Executive Vice President & Business Head, Godrej Aerospace) talks about how Godrej moved from being a consumer product manufacturer into supporting the ISRO in the space program to eventually realising over 150 engines contributing to over dozens of reliable launches.

Full profile of Mr. S M Vaidya – http://iitram.in/workshop/Bilateral_Workshop_Speaker_Profile%20of%20Mr%20%20S%20M%20Vaidya.pdfClick here to read the complete article

Gareeb Scientist – India’s biggest space science and technology YouTuber

Gareeb Scientist who produces videos on Indian space science and technology progress and explains them to the general public talks about his journey so far. We address challenges specific to covering ISRO’s developments and getting access to material that can further help spread the fabulous efforts of ISRO through content creators.

Gareeb Scientist’s channel YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCS1abmNrZSkWM1vq-sMm63g

White paper on Indian supplier landscape: “Driving innovation in the Indian space sector using digital technologies

Discover how Dassault Systèmes can help New Space companies achieve fast, sustainable innovation: The New Frontier of Satellite Technology 

3D Perspective on New Space, new horizons


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Five decades of contribution of Walchandnagar Industries to the Indian space program

Chirag talks about Walchandnagar Industries association with ISRO started in 1973 with manufacturing of motor cases for SLV-3 to supporting startups from India to building rockets.

Walchandnagar Industries has actively participated in manufacture of booster motor casings and nozzles for the ISRO space programs commencing from SLV-3, ASLV to PSLV  &  GSLV Mk II and Mk III programs. You can reach Chirag on  <ccdoshi@walchand.com>

White paper on Indian supplier landscape: “Driving innovation in the Indian space sector using digital technologies

Discover how Dassault Systèmes can help New Space companies achieve fast, sustainable innovation: The New Frontier of Satellite Technology 

3D Perspective on New Space, new horizons


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Lessons for Indian space ecosystem from an Argentinian entrepreneur

Emiliano talks about his experiences of building Satellogic, one of the biggest NewSpace Earth Observation (EO) startups in the world which is trying to democratize access to space-based services, by fostering new markets of innovative applications by making data 1,000 times cheaper than traditional EO companies

Emiliano Kargieman is bringing outer-space down to Earth. The 2010 launch of his company Satellogic has created a network of mass-produced, nano-satellites, providing high-resolution data of expansive areas at a low cost compared to traditional Earth Observation (EO) data streaming. Kargieman, Satellogic’s Founder and CEO, is a major player in the Argentinian tech ecosystem and a serial entrepreneur.… Click here to read the complete article

Expanding astronomy education and research possibilities in India

Jayant talks about how astronomy education and research can be broadened in India based on his 20 years of experience of being at the Indian Institute of Astrophysics.

Dr. Jayant Murthy is a Senior Professor at the Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA). Prior to joining IIA he received his PhD in Physics from the Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Johns Hopkins University, Maryland, USA and later joined as a Research Scientist in the same. His research revolves in Space missions starting with a payload on the Space Shuttle (TAUVEX and UVIT missions), Interstellar dust and Diffuse radiation field studies, SETI (Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence) project and many more.… Click here to read the complete article

How to get into the space industry

Aravind talks about how to get into the space industry, what are the kind of jobs available, what are the restrictions and the nature of skillsets needed to enter the industry.

Aravind has over 7 years of cross-functional, cross-domain work experience in the software and space industry. He is advising startups, investors and private companies in the Earth observation sector and the wider space industry: strategic market assessments, competitive landscape & positioning, go-to-market strategies and business development consulting
https://www.linkedin.com/in/aravindravichandran/

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ISRO’s Capacity Building Program Office’s role in helping Indian space industry

Sudheer, Associate Director of Capacity Building Programme Office (CBPO) responsible for new initiatives in formulating policies, procedures & guidelines in the following areas and carry out objective analysis to ensure the implementation of the same by facilitating ISRO Centres talks about its role in helping Indian industry.

More about Capacity Building Programme Office (CBPO) https://www.isro.gov.in/capacity-building/contact-information

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Space security from an Indian perspective

Raji talks about how space security has evolved in India and provides a detailed overview of many of the issues such as weaponisation, militarisation, ASATs, space situational awareness from an Indian perspective.

Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan is a Distinguished Fellow and heads the Nuclear and Space Policy Initiative at the Observer Research Foundation. 
https://www.orfonline.org/people-expert/rajeswari-pillai-rajagopalan/

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A space historian’s perspective of the early days of the Indian space activities

Space historian Asif Siddiqi talks about the early days of India’s space activities, the role of Sarabhai and the shares some intricate insights about the foundations of the Indian space program.

Asif Siddiqi is Associate Professor of History at Fordham University and specializes in the history of science and technology and modern Russian history. His interests include the history of Soviet science and technology, popular science in Russian culture, the Soviet space program, and myth and memory in the Soviet context.


More about Asif – https://www.fordham.edu/info/20762/faculty/6428/asif_siddiqi 

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