Schedule of Presentations

This is a first draft of the schedule of presentations for each of the subjects at the 2009 Canadian Space Summit in Kingston, Ontario.

Saturday Nov 21,2009



8:00 - 8:15 am

Registration and Coffee

8:15 - 8:30 am

Opening Remarks

8:30 - 9:50 am

Earth Orbit (Chair: B. Weeden)

 Pranajaya, F

Nanosatellite Tracking Ships: From Concept to Launch in Seven Months 

 Thorsteinson, S

Numerical Initial Orbit Determination from Optical Observations 

 Lynch, B

Shape Memory Alloy Characterization and Modeling for Applications in Space Technology 

9:50 - 10:10 am

Coffee and Refreshments

10:10 - 11:10 am

Earth Orbit (cont.)

 Telichev, I

Analysis of Burst Conditions of Thin-Walled Pressure Vessels Subjected to Space Debris Impact 

 Vincent, R

The Remote Sensing of Artic Waters 

 DeBoer, J

Thermospheric Density Enhancements 

 11:10 - 12:10 pm

 Planetary Exploration & Astronomy (Chairs: N. Ghafoor & D. Loop)

 Graham, P

Lessons Learned from Analogue Mars Surface Suits 

 Scott, A

A Next Generation Microsatellite Telescope for Science and Surveillance 

12:10- 1:40 pm


1:40 - 3:10 pm

Planetary Exploration & Astronomy (cont.)

 Williamson, MC

The CLEAR Mission: Technology Transfer on Earth Leads to Multidisciplinary Science on the Moon 

 Mueck, M

Attitude Control on ESA's Astronomy Scan Mission Planck

 Graham, P

An Introduction to the OpenLuna Foundation 


Understanding Human Factors for Lunar Surface Exploration 

3:10 - 3:30 pm

Coffee and Refreshments

3:30 - 5:30 pm

Life Sciences (Chair: S. Pandya)

 Stewart, G

Procedural Skill Training in Remote & Hostile Environments

 Plante, G

Airways & Arteries During Prolonged Space Travel 

 Kohli, S

Perceptual Reversal of Bi-Stable Ambiguous Figures in the Upright and Supine Positions 

 Lehnhardt, K

Decompression Illness in Space 

 McCreery, G

Canada's Role in Aerospace Medecine Training - An Opportunity for Development

7:00 pm - end

2009 Summit Banquet

8:30 -9:30 pm

Keynote Speaker - Terence Dickinson


Sunday Nov 22,2009
8:30 - 10:00 amLaw & Policy (Chair: C. Jaramillo)
 Mineiro, M

Export Controls and Canadian Collaboration on International Multi-Use Missions with US-origin Technology

 Cote, AVerification: Roadblock or Red Herring?
 Marchetti, COverview of Canadian Defence Space Policy 
10:00 - 10:20 amCoffee and Refreshments
 10:20 - 12:10 amEducation & Outreach (Chair: P. Bonis) 
 Merali, TSpace Station Education 
 Backman, PA University Level Introductory Space Studies Course 
 Durocher, WLeadership 
 Bolieau, JSpace Education and Training at the Canadian Forces School of Aerospace Studies 
 Francis, RFLOAT: A Stratospheric Research Ballon for Education and Spacecraft Payload Development 
 12:10 - 1:40 pmLunch and Optional tour of RMC Space Science Facilities 
 1:40 - 3:10 pmCommerce (Chair: C. Black) 
 Bush, POpportunities to Cost-Effectively Fly Space Payloads 
 Ryerson, PGoogle Earth: Friend or Foe to the Space Community - or Both? 

 Sokoloff, A &

Cherrington, W 

Rethinking Computer Aided Engineering for Aerospace 
3:10 - 3:30 pmCoffee and Refreshments
 3:30 - 4:30 pmCommerce (cont.) 
 Carrol, K

Feasibility of Supplying 1 GW of Power from Labrador to Newfoundland via Microwave Power Beaming 

 Panel DiscussionCompeting with American and Other Foreign Firms in the Brave New World "After Augustine"


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