On 13 June 2017, the Asgardia team will gather in Hong Kong to announce detailed plans for the first Space Nation's next steps.
Led by Asgardia's Head of Nation, Dr. Igor Ashurbeyli, one of the world’s most distinguished rocket scientists, the international group of leading scientists will discuss the foundation of Asgardia.
Asgardia will open up access to space for commerce, science and for people from all around the world. The event will mark a new era in the Space Age, sixty years after the first ever artificial space satellite, Sputnik 1 orbited the earth. The event will be livestreamed, with details to be announced shortly.
ASGARDIA: Press Conference
Next steps of Asgardia, the First Space Nation
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Hong Kong
Livestream details to be announced
Dr. Igor Ashurbeyli, Head of Nation, Asgardia
Jeffery Manber, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, NanoRacks
Professor Ram Jakhu, Director, Institute of Air and Space Law, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Tuesday, 13 June 2017
15.30 HKT/08.30 BST/03.30 EST
The press conference is for accredited media only.
There will be an Asgardian meeting for all interested Asgardians later the same day. Details will follow shortly.