Members of the Andean Road Countries for Science and Technology (ARCST) in their first GLOBAL meeting in CHINA. ARCST gathered several experts from different countries. Representatives from the academia and the industry talked about the development space technology applications for developing countries in the first "Workshop forSmall Satellite Technology Strategy".
To see the white paper (conclusions) of this workshop click here.
ARCST is an international scientific organization founded in 2018 based on the general principles of "joint consultation, joint effort and joint sharing" and the promotion of shared development and achievement of the UN SDGs.
ARCST members include national academies of sciences, universities, research institutes, and international organizations. ARCST is committed to playing an effective role in catalyzing and implementing innovative international science initiatives to build a community of the whole humankind with a shared future. Science, Technology, Innovation, and Capacity building (STIC) is essential to the progress and welfare of human societies and ARCST is particularly keen to cooperate and partner with those who want to collaborate in these endeavors. Promoting the popularization of Science, the exchange of knowledge, the diffusion of information, mutual learning, and collaboration.
To become an international science organization of global impact in catalyzing and implementing concrete innovative programs, initiatives and actions in Science, Technology, Innovation, and Capacity Building (STIC) for the promotion of shared development and the advancement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). We welcome you to join ARCST!
Dr. Wang Xinsheng is the Deputy Director of Micro-satellite Technology Lab, School of Astronautics, Beihang University Senior expert in small satellite technology of UN RCSSTEAP APSCO SSS Project/BUAA Project Manager
Micro/nano-satellite system technology, on-board electronics system design and data management, spacecraft control, etc. Published more than 20 papers and Chinese Patents.
Design engineer of OBDH subsystem for Chinese recoverable satellite, Chinese Academy of Space Technology(CAST),2001-2002. Associate researcher for Sino-Germany micro-satellite project, EADS Transportation, Bremen, Germany, 2003. Deputy chief designer for micro-satellite project work in Shenzhen Space Technology Center(SSTC), 2004-2007. PM of BUAA-SAT project, BUAA, 2008-2015 BUAA Principal Investigator of QB50: BUSAT-1 /CN01, 2012-2016 BUAA PM of APSCO SSS project, 2016~present
Ambassador Raimundo Gonzalez Aninat is a lawyer specialized in Space Law who has carried out his professional career as a diplomat for Chile. Ambassador Gonzalez has been a key contributor in shaping the International Space Law legislation and has served, amongst other positions, as the President of the UN COPUOS and its Legal Committee, President of the International Expert Group of the Space Conferences of the Americas as well as the International Representative of IAASA in Chile. Ambassador Gonzalez has also served as the Executive Secretary of the Chilean Space Agency. He continues to be active in the international field as well as in the academia as a Professor at the Faculty of Law of the University of Chile
Major activities of ARCST
Organize and provide science-based advice and consultations for regional and global sustainable development
Catalyze and initiate major international science programs with a special focus on areas of key importance for sustainable development (climate change, natural resource management, environmental protection, natural disasters, water security, agriculture and food security, ecosystem and biodiversity conservation, bio-safety, energy security, and big data).
Organize and provide S&T programs and initiatives focused on human livelihoods and wellbeing, around issues such as clean drinking water, sustainable agriculture, environmental protection, desertification control, poverty reduction, and public health.
Promote improvement in wellbeing and economic development through close integration of innovation, technology, and marketing. Efforts will be made for the IP protection and the maintenance of standards.
Organize training, education and capacity-building, creating the social foundation for the joint development of a community of the whole humankind with a shared future.
Create prizes and awards that encourage participation and collaboration in addressing humankinds big challenges.